April 14, 2006 (India)
| 3.4/10 |
Comedy, Drama, Romance
| April 14, 2006 (2006-04-14)|
Dilip (story), T.A. Shahid (screenplay)
Dileep (Anandakkuttan / Akash Menon), Gopika (Nimmy), Salim Kumar (Chandran), Kalasala Babu (Nimmy's Father), Mamukkoya, Indrans (Abraham Lincoln)
Pachakuthira (translation: Grasshopper) is a 2006 Malayalam comedy-drama film directed by Kamal and starring Dileep and Gopika. It was a box office success.
A junior artist in movies, Anandakkuttan, meets his long-lost German brother, Akash Menon. However, his brother is mentally unstable and he causes trouble to everyone including the neighbors. Initially Anandakkuttan hates Akash Menon, but finally he develops a bond between his brother and himself. This film has similarity to the English movie Rain Man.Dileep as Anandakkuttan / Akash MenonGopika as NimmySuhasiniRosshan Andrrews as HimselfIdavela BabuKalasala BabuFazil as HimselfSalim Kumar as ChandranRekha as Akash's foster motherSiddique as Akash's foster fatherViji ThampiVijeeshNimisha Suresh
It released in more than 50 theatres and had a good collection of 1.5 crore in first 6 days. The credit is to the dual role of Dileep as both as a young man and as an autistic patient.
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