Tomorrow is indeed a special day for all the fans of Mohanlal and director Ranjith, as the much loved actor-director combo is back with the film Drama, which is all set to open in the theatres on November 1, 2018. Much like any Mohanlal-Ranjith movie, the expectations on Drama are on the higher end and the film is in fact expected to be something different from the movies that they have done so far. As you all know, Mohanlal and Ranjith form one of the formidable actor-director combos of the industry and each of the films of the combo has had its own set of speciality. Before the big arrival of Drama, here we take you through the previous movies from the actor-director combo.
Loham was their previous film together and the movie had released amidst huge expectations. The audiences did expect a mass entertainer from the big team, but the film turned out to be a heist thriller. The film had some good moments to cherish, especially the punching interval sequence, which gave goosebumps to one and all. Moreover, the film stayed true to the genre of a heist thriller.
Spirit would definitely rank among the best works of this big combo. The film had narrated a tale with social importance and Ranjith was able to convey that to the audience in the best possible way. Mohanlal stole the show with the portrayal of a character named Raghunandanan. The film even went on to win the National Award for the Best Film on Social Issues.
Rock N Roll (2007)
Rock N Roll, which hit the theatres back in the year 2007, was one such film from the combo, which didn't fetch much positive reviews upon its release. The film, which was in the lines of a love story and it featured Mohanlal in the role of a percussionist named Chandramouli. However, the film has its own set of lovers and followers, which it gained upon television screenings.
Chandraotsavam is in fact one of the most underrated works of the big team. The film should rightly be ranked as one among the best works of the combo. The film narrated a soulful romantic tale, which was fresh and new. The down-to-earth character of Chirakkal Srihari, portrayed by Mohanlal, has a huge fan following even now. The movie has earned a huge fan following with the due course of time and it continues to win the love of the audiences.
Ravanaprabhu, which marked the directorial debut of Ranjith, is one among the much celebrated movies of the actor-director combo. The film, which brought back the character Mangalassery Neelakandan from Ravanaprabhu, was a perfect mass entertainer with adequate family elements present in it.