Kurukshetra (2008 film)

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Directed by Major Ravi
Produced by Santhosh Damodar
Written by Major Ravi
Starring Mohanlal
Biju Menon
Ravi Mariya
Sania Singh
Anjana Chandran
Music by Siddharth Vipin
Damor Cinemas
Release date(s) October 8, 2008
Language Malayalam

Kurukshetra is a 2008 Malayalam film written and directed by Major Ravi and starring Mohanlal. It is a sequel to the 2006 movie Keerthi Chakra and the second in the Major Mahadevan series. The film is based on Kargil conflict (1999) between India and Pakistan. The political situation of the conflict is portrayed from an Indian perspective throughout the film. Kurukshetra received mixed reviews and the film become hit at the box office.

The series' third part, Kandahar (starring Mohanlal and Amitabh Bachchan), was released in December 2010.


The movie revolves around the 1999 Kargil War between India and Pakistan. It revolves around the battle of Tololing between Indian Army Colonel Mahadevan and Pakistani Army Colonel Chengiz. In the climax, India wins the war and Mahadevan kills Chengiz and avenges the brutal murder of many Indian soldiers.


Actor Role
Mohanlal Colonel Mahadevan
Siddeeq Fussy Ahmed
Ravi Mariya Colonel
Biju Menon Major Rajesh
Sania Singh Nurse
Cochin Haneefa Gate Keeper
Bineesh Kodiyeri soldiers
Sukumari Fussy's mother
Suraj Venjaramoodu soldier
Pradeep Chandran soldier
Anjana Chandran
Major Ravi Cameo
Manikuttan Prakash


Soundtrack album by Sidharth Vipin
Released 2008
Genre Film
Label Manorama Music
Producer Santhosh Damodar

The movie have four songs composed by debutant Sidharth Vipin and lyrics by Gireesh Puthenchery and Bombay S. Kamal (Chalo Chalo).

Track Song Title Singer(s)
1 Jwalamukhi Najim Arshad, Arun Gopan, Roshan, Nithin Raj
2 Oru Yathramozhiyode M. G. Sreekumar, Swetha
3 Thathamma Najim Arshad, Arun Gopan, Roshan, Nithin Raj
4 Chalo Chalo Jawan Kailash Kher
5 Oru Yathramozhiyode Swetha
6 Jwalamukhi Instrumental


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