‘Mamangam’: Teaser of Mammootty’s next venture released
Meeting all the expectations of the audience the magnum opus, ‘Mamangam’ has released the teaser Giving an outline on the Mamankam festival that took back in AD 1695, the teaser begins with the introduction, where a person, narrates the history and relevance of the festival to a group of foreigners.
The dialogue “This is the only one such spectacular view in this world, which you won’t forget upon watching once,” in fact is applicable for the teaser too. The teaser is packed with realistic spectacular sets, magnificent visuals, the fearless warriors, the youngest boy in the history of Mamangam and the bravest and the phenomenal warrior in the history. And the bravest warrior who rides into the screen is essayed by a 68-year old actor Mammootty.
Directed by M Padmakumar, the movie is a period saga and narrates the story of the warriors of Valluvanad, who plotted to defeat the Zamorin rulers. The project is produced Venu Kunnappilly under the banner of Kavya Films. Ace cinematographer, Manoj Pillai is cranking the lens and Shankar Ramakrishnan will be crafting the adapted screenplay and dialogues.
Made on a massive budget of Rs 50 crore, ‘Mamangam’ is urged to be one of the biggest films in Mammootty’s career. Also, a multilingual, actor Mammootty plays the lead role of a fiery ‘Chaaver’ (warrior) and Unni Mukundan will be seen in the pivotal role of Chandroth Panicker. The movie tells the story of the historical Mamankam festival. Former Baseball star Prachi Tehlan is playing the female lead while Kaniha and Anu Sithara will also be seen playing pivotal roles.
After ‘Kerala Varma Pazhassi Raja’ this is Mammootty’s second period film. M Jayachandran will be handling the music department and Mohandas has been roped in as the art director. Bollywood music composer Sanchit Balhara is handling the background score and the action sequences are choreographed by Sham Kaushal.
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