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P for Paithrukam and Pingami

Paithrukam - I am not sure of an exact one-word English substitute for the word; I guess ‘paternal affection/duty’ would come close to the title’s meaning. 843 more words

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L for Lohithadas and Lal Salaam

AK Lohithadas was Malayalam cinema’s most gifted screenwriter. For more than two decades he gave us marvellous stories and scripts. Some of Malayalam cinema’s biggest blockbusters have the screenwriting credentials of Lohithadas to support them. 415 more words

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K for Kariyilakkattu Pole - Like a Zephyr of Dry Leaves

So we have reached the letter ‘K’ amazing journey of sorts. The comments and inputs of Minu, Jairam sir and Proactive Indian keep me motivated enough to write this series. 300 more words

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J for Jagadhi Sreekumar, Jadadish and Jayan

Malayalam cinema for a long-long period relied on stars who could ensure box-office collections with their comic antics in close connection with the main star-cast. Then there was a phase when lead actors took comic roles, then there was a period when comic stars joined together to give us absolutely rib-tickling fun-fests. 521 more words

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I for Innale

How far would you go to see the one you love remain happy? Even if it means that you have to sacrifice your love?

‘Innale’ 450 more words

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H for His Highness Abdullah

So we have reached the letter ‘H’ – this again gives a plethora of options! Today has been extremely tiring and the rude Chennai summer heat has sapped up all my energy and walking to office from the railway station this morning was akin to climbing a mountain peak! 499 more words

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G for Godfather

OK hold on to your socks not the Mario Puzo gem brought to life by Marlon Brando – that’s another cup of green tea for another pleasant day! 621 more words

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