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Puzhu movie review: Mammootty’s electrifying portrait of a bigot’s persecution complex eclipses a mishandled climax
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Puzhu movie review: Mammootty’s electrifying portrait of a bigot’s persecution complex eclipses a mishandled climax

Puzhu’s flaws cannot be taken lightly, yet the film is stunning for so many reasons, making Ratheena one of the most significant voices to emerge from Indian cinema in recent years.

Ratheena PT on directing Mammootty, Parvathy for her debut film Puzhu: 'It was a blessing to have such good actors'
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Ratheena PT on directing Mammootty, Parvathy for her debut film Puzhu: 'It was a blessing to have such good actors'

Ratheena on her directorial debut Puzhu: 'The movie will make people think, while they may have different perspectives but they should think about what Puzhu narrates'

CBI 5: The Brain movie review — Scrapes through by riding on nostalgia and Mammootty’s towering presence 
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CBI 5: The Brain movie review — Scrapes through by riding on nostalgia and Mammootty’s towering presence 

Mammootty continues to imbue Iyer with dignity and gravitas, and ultimately, he is CBI 5’s saving grace.

Throwback Thursday: How Jabbar Patel convinced Mammootty to play Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar after SRK's refusal
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Throwback Thursday: How Jabbar Patel convinced Mammootty to play Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar after SRK's refusal

When Jabbar Patel decided to make a biopic on Dr Ambedkar with Shah Rukh Khan, the actor politely declined; not out of disinterest, but respect.

First Take | Dasvi, Bheeshma Parvam, The Eyes of Tammy Faye depict three corrupt leaders and their ideas of individual justice
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First Take | Dasvi, Bheeshma Parvam, The Eyes of Tammy Faye depict three corrupt leaders and their ideas of individual justice

Abhishek Bachchan in Dasvi, Mammootty in Bheeshma Parvam, and Jessica Chastain in The Eyes of Tammy Faye are three unlikely heroes and faces of subverted governance.

Bheeshma Parvam movie review: Passable entertainment on a Godfather-scale canvas
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Bheeshma Parvam movie review: Passable entertainment on a Godfather-scale canvas

Bheeshma Parvam is a polished production, but not distractingly glossy. It lies in the not-bad-not-great slot.

Mammootty tests positive for COVID, goes under self-isolation
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Mammootty tests positive for COVID, goes under self-isolation

Mammootty said he is experiencing 'a light fever but otherwise I am fine.'

Malayalam actress assault case: Survivor speaks out after accused Dileep's magazine cover; all you need to know
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Malayalam actress assault case: Survivor speaks out after accused Dileep's magazine cover; all you need to know

With stars like Mohanlal and Mammootty sharing the survivor's statement, does that mean the Malayalam film industry has finally attained a moral conscience? Or this has got to do with the knowledge that the Hema Committee report might never see the light of the day?

Keshu Ee Veedinte Nadhan movie review: Flat!
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Keshu Ee Veedinte Nadhan movie review: Flat!

The thing about Keshu Ee Veedinte Nathan is that it is neither consistently loud nor consistently soft.

Mammootty turns 70: Dulquer Salmaan, Kamal Haasan, Mohanlal wish actor
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Mammootty turns 70: Dulquer Salmaan, Kamal Haasan, Mohanlal wish actor

Dulquer Salmaan shared a picture with father Mammootty and wrote: 'May you always age in reverse'

Priyanka Chopra Jonas named Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival chairperson: Film & TV updates
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Priyanka Chopra Jonas named Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival chairperson: Film & TV updates

Priyanka Chopra Jonas was announced as the chairperson of Jio MAMI Film Festival, almost four months after Deepika Padukone stepped down from the position.

Malayalam film scriptwriter Dennis Joseph passes away; Mammootty, Mohanlal tweet condolences
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Malayalam film scriptwriter Dennis Joseph passes away; Mammootty, Mohanlal tweet condolences

Dennis Joseph's directorial, Manu Uncle, starring Mammootty, won the National Film Award for Best Children's Film in 1988.

Mammootty's political drama One to release in cinemas on 26 March
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Mammootty's political drama One to release in cinemas on 26 March

Mammootty plays a politician named Kadakkal Chandran in One, directed by Santhosh Viswanath.

Watch: One trailer introduces Mammootty as Kadakkal Chandran, fictional CM of Kerala
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Watch: One trailer introduces Mammootty as Kadakkal Chandran, fictional CM of Kerala

One, which is written by Bobby and and Sanjay, does not have a release date yet.

Parvathy, Roshan Mathew’s film Varthamanam, directed by Sidhartha Siva, to have theatrical release on 12 March
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Parvathy, Roshan Mathew’s film Varthamanam, directed by Sidhartha Siva, to have theatrical release on 12 March

Varthamanam revolves around a young woman from Kozhikode who goes to Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) to research on freedom fighter Mohammed Abdu Rahiman.

Dulquer Salmaan shares first look poster of Mammootty, Amal Neerad’s upcoming film Bheeshma
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Dulquer Salmaan shares first look poster of Mammootty, Amal Neerad’s upcoming film Bheeshma

Mammootty and Amal Neerad, who had earlier collaborated on the 2007 film Big B, have come together again for Bheeshma

Malayalam actor Anil Nedumangad drowns near Malankara dam; Suresh Gopi, Dulquer Salmaan pay tribute
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Malayalam actor Anil Nedumangad drowns near Malankara dam; Suresh Gopi, Dulquer Salmaan pay tribute

Anil Nedumangad had reportedly gone for a swim in the Malankara dam reservoir along with two other friends

Happy birthday Mammootty: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, actors Mohanlal, Nivin Pauly wish veteran star
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Happy birthday Mammootty: Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan, actors Mohanlal, Nivin Pauly wish veteran star

Muhammad Kutty Panaparambil Ismail, better known by his stage name Mammootty, turns 69 today.

Why Rishi Kapoor was called the 'debut king': Multiple actresses started their film careers opposite the evergreen star
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Why Rishi Kapoor was called the 'debut king': Multiple actresses started their film careers opposite the evergreen star

Given the number of actresses who made their debut opposite Rishi Kapoor, including Dimple Kapadia and Padmini Kolahpure, he was considered a lucky charm.

Making films in times of social distancing: How the Coronavirus pandemic is bringing innovation to entertainment
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Making films in times of social distancing: How the Coronavirus pandemic is bringing innovation to entertainment

With traditional production shut down, the fate of scripted television and film content is very much in a flux. But some creative minds are looking for solutions that circumvent lockdowns.