2018 Movie (2023):
2018 is a Malayalam disaster thriller film directed by Jude Anthany Joseph, which he co-wrote with Akhil P. Dharmajan. The film stars Tovino Thomas in the lead role along with Asif Ali, Kunchacko Boban, Narain Ram, Vineeth Sreenivasan, and Aparna Balamurali in supporting roles.
The film is based on the incidents that happened in the 2018 Kerala floods. Principal photography for the film began on 27 May 2022 and was completed on 12 November 2022. 2018 was released in India on May 5, 2023, by Anto Joseph Film Company.
2018 Movie Information:
|Release Date||May 5, 2023|
|Running Time||2hr 30min|
|Directed by||Jude Anthany Joseph|
|Written by||Jude Anthany Joseph|
Akhil P. Dharmajan
|Produced by||Anto Joseph|
C. K. Padma Kumar
|Cinematography by||Akhil George|
|Edited by||Chaman Chakko|
|Music by||Nobin Paul|
|Production Companies||Kavya Film Company|
P.K. Prime Production
|Distributed by||Anto Joseph Film Company|
2018 Movie Trailer:
2018 Movie Storyline:
It is based on a real incident that happened in August 2018, severe floods affected Kerala due to heavy rainfall. Reported to be the worst flood faced by the state in a century, the disaster killed more than 400 people and displaced almost a million people. While the National Disaster Response Forces and Central Armed Police Forces were deployed on rescue missions, common folk too fought alongside them and did their best to help people in need.
2018 Movie Cast and Characters:
- Tovino Thomas as Sunilappan
- Kunchacko Boban as Shaji Punnoosse
- Narain Ram as Jayakanth Lakshman
- Asif Ali as Thonnakkal Thanthonni
- Vineeth Sreenivasan as Tinu Chachappan
- Aparna Balamurali as Babumol
- Kalaiyarasan as S. A. Ravanan
- Lal as Guhendran Bhasi
- Indrans as Kunjunni Maashu
- Aju Varghese as Amith Kunjunni
- Shebin Benson as Nahas
- Tanvi Ram as Giridharini
- Shivada as Vimala Nikhil
- Gauthami Nair as Susanna P.P Kuttecad
Interesting Facts About 2018 Movie:
- The film was initially set to release on 21 April 2023 but was postponed to 5 May 2023.
- The film was shot in different parts of the Thrissur, Ernakulam, Kottayam, Alappuzha, Idukki, and Kollam districts.