Pachakuthira

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Pachakuthira
Pachakuthira.jpg
Pachakuthira Audio CD cover
Directed byKamal
Produced bybabu shahir
Written byT. A. Shahid
StarringDileep
Gopika
Salim Kumar
Siddique
Music byIlaiyaraaja
CinematographyP. Sukumar
Distributed byVarnachithra
Release date
  • 14 April 2006 (2006-04-14)
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam
Budget1.75 crore (US$240,000)
Box office6.5 crore (US$900,000)

Pachakuthira (translation: Grasshopper) is a 2006 Malayalam comedy-drama film directed by Kamal and starring Dileep and Gopika. The story of the film is adapted from 1988 American film Rain Man and received mainly negative reviews.

Plot[edit]

A junior artist in movies, Anandakkuttan, meets his long-lost German brother, Akash Menon. However, his brother is mentally unstable and he causes trouble to everyone including the neighbors. Initially Anandakkuttan hates Akash Menon, but finally he develops a bond between his brother and himself.

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Reception[edit]

It released in more than 50 theatres and had a good collection of 1.5 crore in first 6 days. The credit is to the dual role of Dileep as both as a young man and as an autistic patient.[citation needed]

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