Vellanakalude Nadu

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Vellanakalude Naadu
Vellanakalude Nadu.jpg
Promotional Poster designed by Gayathri Ashokan
Directed by Priyadarshan
Produced by Maniyanpilla Raju
Written by Sreenivasan
Starring Mohanlal
Music by M. G. Radhakrishnan
Background music:
Cinematography S. Kumar
Edited by N. Gopalakrishnan
Saraswathy Chaithanya
Distributed by Tharangini Films
Release dates
  • December 9, 1988 (1988-12-09)
Country India
Language Malayalam

Vellanakalude Nadu (Malayalam: വെള്ളാനകളുടെ നാട്) is a 1988 Malayalam drama film directed by Priyadarshan, and produced by Maniyanpilla Raju.

This film was a critical and commercial success. It was remade in Hindi as Khatta Meeta with Akshay Kumar in the lead role which released in 2010, but was an average grosser only.[1]


This film is a political satire based against municipal mafia in the form of Buildings & Public roads.



Year Film Language Cast Director Box Office
2010 Khatta Meetha Hindi Akshay Kumar, Trisha Krishnan, Rajpal Yadav, Johnny Lever, Kulbhushan Kharbanda Priyadarshan Flop[citation needed]

The Malayalam version was a superhit at its time with Mohan Lal starring with [Sobhana], but [Priyadharshan] couldn't made this succeed in its Hindi remake.


The film has only one song Paaduvaan Ormakalail sung by M. G. Sreekumar and Sujatha, which the music was done by M. G. Radhakrishnan and lyrics by Kaithapram.


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