It was on August 9, 2013 that Malayalm film industry witnessed the arrival of a road movie, which later went on to become one of the best movies of the genre, setting a standard of its own.
It has been 3 years since the movie Neelakasham Pachakadal
Chuvanna Bhoomi released, and on this day the lead actor of
the film, Dulquer Salmaan, shared some unseen stills from the movie
through his Facebook page. Take a look..
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Journey Of Kasi And Suni
The film narrates the journey of two friends, Kasi and Suni,
covering various places of India. The people that Kasi meets and
incidents that he encounters, change his outlook about certain
people and his life.
First Genuine Road Movie In Malayalam
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi is the first
genuine road movie of Malayalam cinema. The film introduced this
genre to Malayalam films in style and later on films like Rani
Padmini followed this particular pattern.
Shot In Various Locations
The film was shot in various beautiful locations around India.
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi did cover some
beautiful locations from different states like Kerala, Karnataka,
Orissa, Nagaland, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, Sikkim etc.
Dulquer Salmaan – Sunny Wayne Combo
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi was the second
film from Dulquer Salmaan and Sunny Wayne combo. Dulquer Salmaan
played the role of Kasi whereas Sunny Wayne portrayed a character
Box Office Success
The film did register a good opening and was declared a success
at the box office. Importantly, the film received glorious reviews
upon its release and went on to attain a cult status later
Image Courtesy: Facebook Page Of Dulquer
The movie has got a cult fan following and is considered to be
one such movie that grows with time. Certain sections of the
audiences, especially people who are fond of road movies did love
the movie to the core.
The film directed by Sameer Thahir was produced by him, under
the banner of Happy Hours Entertainment and E4Entertainment. The
film had its script written by Hashir Mohamed. Cinematography of
the film was handled by Gireesh Gangadharan.
Apart from Dulquer Salmaan and Sunny Wayne, Neelakasham
Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi did have actors like Joy Mathew,
Shane Nigam, Baby Anikha, Vanitha Krishnachandram etc. in important
roles. The movie also introduced some other state actors like Surja
Bala, Dhrithiman Chatterjee, Ena Saha etc.
Later, Sameer Thahir went on to join hands with Dulquer Salmaan once again, for the recently released film Kali, which also was in the lines of a road based thriller.