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Hitler (1996 film)

Hitler
File:Hitler Malayalam.jpg
Directed by Siddique
Produced by Lal
Auseppachan
Azeez
Written by Siddique
Starring Mammootty
Mukesh
Shobhana
Saikumar
Jagadish
Vani Viswanath
Music by S. P. Venkatesh (music)
Gireesh Puthenchery (lyrics)
Cinematography Anandakuttan
Editing by T. R. Shekhar
K. R. Gaurishankar
Studio Lal Creations
Distributed by Lal Release
Release date(s)
Running time 153 minutes
Country India
Language Malayalam

Hitler (Malayalam: ഹിറ്റ്ലര്‍ Hiṛṛlar‍) is a 1996 Malayalam film written and directed by Siddique, co-produced by Lal, and starring Megastar Mammootty and Mukesh in lead roles and, Shobhana, Saikumar, Jagadish, and Vani Viswanath in supporting roles.

Plot

This movie is about the life of Madhavankutty (locally known as Hitler), a bachelor protective brother of five younger sisters. Their father (Innocent) married again after the death of his first wife and after that his six children never speak with them. In his second marriage he has two daughters.

The eldest of Madhavankutty's sisters, Seetha was raped by her professor. Madhavankutty asked his sister to marry the professor who was quite old and so the other sisters were unhappy, who did not know about the matter. His second sister, Ammu hence elopes with their uncle's son and later comes to stay in their neighborhood itself. Madhavankutty's enemies try to kill his brother-in-law and put the blame on Madhavankutty. Luckily, his brother-in-law survives and tells the truth.

Reception

This film was an alltiime block buster hit. It released in more than 40 theaters. It was the rejoining of Siddique-Lal team and it was the highest grossing movie of the year ultimately collecting over INR13 crore (130 million).

Cast

Dubbing artist

Bhagyaleshmi for Shobana and Vani Viswanath

Box office

The film was released as the Vishu release for 1996. It went on to become the biggest blockbuster of the year running for 241 days at Thiruvananthapuram Dhanya complex.

Remakes

Year Film Language Cast Director
1997 Hitler Telugu Chiranjeevi, Rajendra Prasad, Rambha, Prakash Raj
Dasari Narayana Rao
Muthyala Subbayya
2000 Krodh Hindi Sunil Shetty, Rambha, Apoorva Agnihotri, Sakshi Shivanand Ashok Honda
2003 Military Tamil Sathyaraj, Rambha, Livingston, Vijayalakshmi, Manivannan G. Sai Suresh
2005 Varsha Kannada Vishnuvardhan, Ramesh Aravind, Manya, Komal, Doddanna S. Narayan

External links

  • Internet Movie Database
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