Mammootty is definitely in need of a real big hit. Yes, the year so far, has been a good one for the actor with profitable ventures like Kasaba, Puthiya Niyamam, Thoppil Joppan etc., but what his fans would want from him is a real big blockbuster, something in the lines of Pulimurugan.
Well, Mammootty's upcoming film is The Great Father, directed by debutante Haneef Adeni, and the film is high on expectation as the movie is touted to be a stylish family thriller.
Will the movie present Mammootty withthe much needed big blockbuster? We definitely feel it would and here we list the reasons for that.
Backing Of August Cinema
The renowned production banner has always made it a point to support quality films. Their previous venture Anuraga Karikkin Vellam, was a neat and clean family entertainer and moreover a quality film. So, The Great Father would definitely have something fresh in it and that is something to cheer about.
A Mammootty Movie With Good Hype
Yes, Mammootty's Kasaba did have huge amount of hype associated with it but there was a definite limitation in the expectations bestowed up on the movie. But, The Great Father is coming amid huge hype and the expectations bestowed on the quality of the film is high as well. If the film has a decent storyline and a perfect making, the film is sure to hit the jackpot.
Reminiscence Of Big B
Well, the official posters of the film have raised the expectations of the viewers. It also has to be said that these posters are reminding the viewers about Big B, which was a real trendsetter. If The Great Father turns out to be something of that sorts, a big hit is guaranteed.
Big Names In The Cast List
Apart from Mammootty, the film has some renowned actors playing important roles in the movie. Reportedly, Arya has opted to play the antagonist in the movie, meanwhile, actress Sneha has chosen this movie as her comeback vehicle. Tamil actor Shaam is the latest entrant to the cast list. So, what does this tell? That the movie has something special to offer? Let us wait and see..
Mammootty's New Look
If there is an actor who has experimented a lot with his looks then it has to be Mammootty. In fact, the look of the actor in the film looks extremely promising. Sporting a thick beard, the actor appears in a stylish avatar and in fact, his look alone would guarantee a huge initial for the film.
The shooting of The Great Father is currently progressing at a fast pace. The entire shoot of the film is expected to be completed by the end of November.
Nothing much has been revealed about the storyline of the film. In fact, the media was also restricted on the sets of the movie, so that no information about the story of the movie would be leaked.
Mammootty would be seen in the role of a character named David. Earlier, the film was tentatively titled as My Dad David and later the makers opted for the present title. The movie is expected to hit the theatres during the Christmas season.