Soulful and evocative, this multi-layered musical follows the life of a wealthy nobleman and patron of classical music Maharaja Udayavarma (Venu), who is surrounded by greedy relatives who want to kill him for his wealth. They hire the Bombay-based contract killer Abdullah (Mohanlal), who also happens to be a ghazal singer.
Assuming the identity of Ananthan Namboodiri, he befriends the nobleman, developing a close bond of friendship with him. Can he bring himself to commit cold-blooded murder of his good-natured and art loving friend?
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Nedumudi Venu won the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Maharaja Udayavarma. Raveendran won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Music Director, and M. G. Sreekumar won the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer for the song 'Naadaroopini'. Read More