Malootty

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Malootty
Malootty.jpg
Directed by Bharathan
Produced by Ajitha Hari
Written by John Paul
Starring Jayaram
Urvashi
Shamili
Music by Johnson
Cinematography Venu
Edited by B. Lenin
V. T. Vijayan
Release date
  • 1992 (1992)
Country India
Language Malayalam

Malootty is a 1992 Malayalam dramatic film by Bharathan, starring Jayaram, Urvashi and Shamili (younger sister of Shalini). It is a Malayalam adaptation of the English movie Everybody's Baby: The Rescue of Jessica McClure, which is based on the true story of the rescue of an 18-month-old girl from a water well. Malootty is set in the 1980s when a girl is trapped in a hole; she survives after many hours. The title drawings were done by Bharathan's son. Shamili won the Kerala State Film Award for Best Child Artist.[1]

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Five-year-old Malooty is the only daughter of Raji and Unnikrishnan, who is visiting her grandparents' home. Events take a tragic turn when Malooty, playing ball with her dog, suddenly falls into a hole and becomes stuck inside. Her father struggles to save his daughter. It takes a few hours to save her.

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