Kayamkulam Kochunni Movie (2018):
Kayamkulam Kochunni is a Malayalam period action film directed by Rosshan Andrrews and written by Bobby & Sanjay. Produced by Gokulam Gopalan under the banner of Sree Gokulam Movies. It is based on the life of Kayamkulam Kochunni, a famed highwayman who robbed from the rich and gave to the poor during the British Raj in the early 19th century Central Travancore.
The film stars Nivin Pauly in the title role along with Mohanlal, Sunny Wayne, and Babu Antony in supporting roles. Kayamkulam Kochunni was released on 11 October 2018 met with a positive critical response and was well received at the box office. Made on a budget of ₹30 crore and collect ₹100 crore, becoming the highest-grossing Malayalam film of the year.
Kayamkulam Kochunni Movie Information:
|Movie Name||Kayamkulam Kochunni|
|Release Date||11 October 2018 (India)|
|Running Time||2hr 50min|
|Directed by||Rosshan Andrrews|
|Written by||Bobby & Sanjay|
|Produced by||Gokulam Gopalan|
|Cinematography by||Binod Pradhan|
|Edited by||A. Sreekar Prasad|
|Music by||Gopi Sundar|
|Production Company||Sree Gokulam Movies|
|Distributed by||Eros International|
|Box Office Collection||₹100 crore|
Kayamkulam Kochunni Movie Trailer:
Kayamkulam Kochunni Movie Storyline (Plot/Synopsis):
Dreaded by the rich and corrupt and revered by the poor and downtrodden, Kayamkulam Kochunni was a Robin Hood of sorts. Chronicles the life and times of the legendary 19th century highwayman, and how he rose from his humble beginnings.
Kayamkulam Kochunni Movie Cast and Characters:
- Nivin Pauly as Kayamkulam Kochunni
- Mohanlal as Ithikkara Pakki
- Sunny Wayne as Thananayik Keshava Kurup
- Babu Antony as Thangal
- Priya Anand as Janaki
- Priyanka Thimmesh as Suhara
- Shine Tom Chacko as Kochu Pillai
- Romanch Rajendran as Kunju Marakkar
- Manikandan R. Achari as Vava
- Sidhartha Siva as British Advicer
- Aneesh G. Menon as Noor Ahmed
- Amith Chakalakkal as Mammad
- Thesni Khan as Suhara’s Mother
- Sunil Sukhada as Brahmin
- Sudheer Karamana as Naduvazhi / Nair leader
- M. S. Bhaskar as Mothalali
- Idavela Babu as Menon
- Jude Anthany Joseph as Brahmin
- Sudev Nair as Swathi Thirunal Rama Varma
- Riaz M T as Brahmin
- Padmaraj Ratheesh as Jootha Pillai, a trader
- Dwayin Wayanad as Kochunni ‘s Childhood
- Davia Mary as Suhra’s Childhood
- Benison Wayanad as Outha Childhood Villain
- Nora Fatehi in a special appearance in the song “Nrithageethikalennum”
Interesting Facts About Kayamkulam Kochunni Movie:
- Principal photography commenced on 30 September 2017 in Udupi, Karnataka, and was completed on 1 June 2018.
- Kayamkulam Kochunni is the highest-grossing Malayalam film of the year with a worldwide gross collection of ₹100 crore.
- Kayamkulam Kochunni is a period film set in the 1850s and 1860s in what is present-day Kerala.
- Nivin started learning horse riding and Kalaripayattu in August, he had begun learning the basics earlier in the year.
- Apart from Nivin, actors Babu Antony and Sunny Wayne also underwent training. The training sessions were held at Andrrew’s martial arts school in Kochi and went through September 2017.