Namukku Parkkan

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Namukku Parkkan
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Film poster
Directed byAji John
Produced byJoy Thomas Sakthikulangara
Screenplay byJayan-Sunoj
StarringAnoop Menon
Meghna Raj
Jayasurya
Narrated byMohanlal
Music byRatheesh Vegha
CinematographyS.B.Prijith
Edited byShamjith
Distributed byJithin Arts
Release date
  • 29 June 2012 (2012-06-29)
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam

Namukku Parkkan is a 2012 Malayalam film directed by Aji John, starring Anoop Menon and Meghna Raj in the lead roles.[1] Jayasurya plays a pivotal guest appearance, while Mohanlal makes a vocal appearance in the film.

Plot[edit]

Namukku Parkkan reflects the realities of a middle class Malayali family.[2] Rajeev (Anoop Menon) is a veterinary surgeon and his wife Renuka (Meghna Raj) is a primary school teacher. They have two school-going daughters. They live in a small house and doesn't have a proper bathroom, one day somebody peeps in when meghana was bathing. They lead a happy and contended life, but they have a dream and that is to own a house. They have plans for their ideal house, a house merging with nature, with lots of trees and a lovely garden and cattle roaming the compound. But the dream is beyond their means. All others in their family own houses. But Rajeev and family still live in a rented house. On top of that, Rajeev has been served with a note to vacate the house. He has asked for some grace period till he finds a new house. Then an unexpected incident in his life makes it inevitable for him to build a house. He sets out on a journey to own a house and the realities he encounters in his journey form the rest of the story.[1] C.I. Velu Nagarajan (Jayasurya) a Kannada police officer residing in Kerala "helps" Rajeev and rest of the story is of the other incidents he faces.

Cast[edit]

Reception[edit]

The music rights of movie was obtained by Sathyam Audios for a record price close to 13 lakh, which is the highest price in Malayalam film industry, beating the previous record of Urumi.[3] Movie as a whole was rated as average by Sify[4] and Rediff review with rediff calling Anoop Menon's acting impressive.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Namukku Parkkan: Malayalam Movie Review | Profile Synopsis, Namukku Parkkan Malayalam Movie Photo Gallery | Stills | Video Gallery, Malayalam Movie Namukku Parkkan Downloads, Malayalam Movie Namukku Parkkan Songs And Videos, Trailer, Malayalam Movie Namukku Parkkan Cast And Crew". Metromatinee.com. Retrieved 28 May 2012.
  2. ^ Sanjith Sidhardhan (1 May 2012). "Ali John, Anoop Menon to bring back old era". The Times of India. Archived from the original on 12 October 2013. Retrieved 28 May 2012.
  3. ^ "'Namukku Parkkan' beats 'Urumi'". The Times of India. 27 April 2012. Archived from the original on 12 October 2013.
  4. ^ "Namukku Parkkaan". Sify.com. Archived from the original on 12 November 2013. Retrieved 24 July 2012.
  5. ^ Palicha, Paresh C (2 July 2012). "Review: Namukku Parkkan is just average". Rediff Movies. Retrieved 26 March 2019.