Kuttanpillayude Sivarathri is a 2018 Indian Malayalam-language drama film directed by Jean Markose and produced by Raji Nandakumar through production studio Alanghat Productions. The film set in the backdrop of Puttingal temple fire. The film stars Suraj Venjaramoodu, TV actor Biju Sopanam and actress Srinda in the lead roles. Other co-lead roles are done by RJ turned TV host Mithun Ramesh, Asha Sreekanth, Ramya Suresh, and popular temple percussionist Shilpa Sreekumar. The movie also marks playback singer Sayanora Philip’s debut music directorial. Fazil Nassar is the cinematographer and Shibish K Chandran is the editor.
Synopsis Plachottil Kuttan Pillai is a strong willed police man. He lives a contented life with his wife Sub-Inspector Shakunthala, and looking after his backyard farm. They have three children, all married and settled. A party of his relatives – his children, their spouses and extended family – converge at his humble home to attend the annual Shiva Rathri festival attached to the famous Shiva Temple in the neighborhood. However, the festive mood is embroiled with selfish objectives of the sons-in-law blowing off Pillai’s peaceful domestic life.
Kuttanpillayude Sivarathri (2018)
120 min|Comedy, Drama, Mystery|11 May 2018
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Kuttan Pillai lives with his wife in a rural village and has an obsession with the jack fruit tree in his yard. During the Shivaratri festival, something strange happens that forms the main story.
Director:Jean Markose Creator:Joslet Joseph (dialogue), Joslet Joseph (screenplay), Jean Markose (dialogue), Jean Markose (screenplay) Actors:Suraaj Venjarammoodu, Asha Sreekanth, Biju Sopanam, Srinda Ashab