Popular TV host Jewel Mary plays the female lead. The movie
is produced byHaseeb Haneef & Noushad Alathur under the
banner Grande Film Corporation.
Utopiayile Rajavu Plot
The movie revolves around the imaginary village Kokkrankara. CP
Swathanthran (Mammootty) is the son of a freedom fighter. His
paternal cousin Soman Thampi (Sunil Sukhadha) snatches the
ancestral properties after the death of the father.
Swathanthran is funnily called as 'Utopiayile Rajavu' by the
villagers, due to his innocent nature and peculiar name. Things
take a different turn when he decides to place a statue of his
father in Kokkrankara junction. Then he meets Umadevi (Jewel Mary),
a social worker. What happens next forms the rest of the
Cast And Performance
Mammootty plays the innocent, honest CP Swathanthran to near
perfection. The actor steals the show with his exceptional comic
timing and exuberant screen presence. Jewel Mary makes a decent
debut as Umadevi, a matured, responsible social
Sunil Sukhadha and Sethulakshmi, who appear in the supporting
roles deserve special applauses for their brilliant
The rest of the cast, including Janardhanan, TG Ravi, Joy
Mathew, KPAC Lalitha, Sreekumar, Sasi Kalinga, Indrans, Saju
Navodaya, Noby, Sudheer Karamana, Jayaraj Warrier, P Balachandran,
Tini Tom, etc are good in their respective roles.
Script And Direction
The script is penned by PS Rafeeq. It is a bit hard to deal with
the genre, magical realism. But here, the scenarist has succeded in
making a perfect blend of magical realism and satirical comedy,
with his brilliant screenplay.
The movie is rich with perfect comical situations and has
criticized the attitude of the society towards the sensitive topics
including religious beliefs, in a humorous way.
Kamal, the director of the movie, is teaming up with Mammootty
after a long gap of 9 years. The director has succeeded in
conceiving the subject with complete perfection and doubtlessly met
the expectations of the audience.
Neil D'Cunha handles the cinematography. The beautiful
visualization have helped immensely in the narration of the movie.
Rajagopal's editing is perfect in the first half; but the second
half looks a bit cut-shorted, especially in the climax
Songs And Background Score
Ouseppachan has composed the songs and background score for the
movie. Both songs perfectly matches the mood of the movie.
Especially, the song Uppinu Pona Vazhiyethu stands out
with rhythmic tune and excellent picturaization.
A feel good entertainer recommended to all movie lovers.
Check out the slides for more details regarding the cast
and crew of Utopiayile Rajavu
Mammootty plays CP Swathanthran, the son of a freedom fighter.
He is extremely proud of his peculiar name.
Jewel Mary, the popular TV host is making her acting debut with
the movie. Actually, she was supposed to debut with Mammootty's
Pathemari; but the movie got postponed.
The movie is rich with an ample supporting cast, which includes
veteran actors, including Janardhanan, KPAC Lalitha, TG Ravi,
The movie is directed by Kamal, the veteran filmmaker. He is
teaming up with Mammootty after a long gap of 9 years.
Story, Screenplay And Dialogues
The story, screenplay and dialogues of the movie are written by
Neil D'Cunha, who earned popularity for his work in Ennum
Eppozhum, handles the cinematography of the movie.
Rajagopal handles the editing. SB Satheesh designes he costumes.
Mafia Sasi is the action choreographer.
Songs And Background Score
Songs and background score are composed by Ouseppachan. He has
also associated with Kamal for his last venture
The movie is produced byHaseeb Haneef & Noushad
Alathur under the banner Grande Productions.
A complete comical family entertainer for the Onam