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 named Suni.
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 on.
Image Courtesy: Facebook Page Of Dulquer Salmaan
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.