Leela, the Ranjith-directed satirical movie, will hit the theatres tomorrow (April 22nd). Biju Menon essays the lead role in the movie, which is adapted from Unni R popular short story of the same name.
Parvathy Nambiar essays the titular character Leela. Vijayaraghavan, Indrans, Jagadhish, Suresh Krishna, Muthumani, etc in the other key role. Leela is produced by Ranjith himself, under the banner Capitol Theatre.
Here are some factors which make Ranjith's Leela special...
The First Malayalam Movie To Be Released Worldwide Through Internet
Team Leela has decided to release the movie worldwide through internet, on the same day of release. Audiences in foreign countries can watch Leela through reelax.com, at the same time of release in India.
Adapted From A Popular Short Story
Leela is Unni's highly popular short story, which was published in Mathrubhumi weekly. But the plot and narrative of the movie are said slightly different from the short story.
Biju Menon As Kuttiyappan
The greatest speciality of the movie is Biju Menon, who plays the character Kuttiyappan. Biju is an actor who can play any types of roles effortlessly. We are very much sure that he is the perfect choice for the role.
Ranjith's First Association With Another Screenwriter
Ranjith, the director usually prefers to script all his movies by himself. But this time, the versatile film-maker has opted for a screenplay penned by another screenwriter, which obviously raises the expectations upon the movie.
The Strong Star Cast
The star cast of the movie is rich with some extraordinary actors, like Vijayaraghavan, Indrans, Jagadish etc. The audiences expect that Leela will be a treat to watch, with some spectacular performance by its actors.
The Humour Element
The recently released teasers confirms that the movie is narrated with a strong flavour of humour, which makes it more special. Writer Unni R has recently confirmed that they have experimented with the 'black humour' in the movie.