When it comes to acting Mohanlal has no boundaries, as the man can able to present a variety of emotions and he lives in the characters which he presents on the big screen. Barnett is one of the finest movies of the legendary actor Mohanlal and the cinema was released in 2003 and today it is completing 18 years.
The movie is one of the best family movies and the performance of the king of the Malayalam film industry Mohanlal is just amazing as we can say that the actor was living as Athaniparampil Balachandran.
As mentioned above, Balettan is a 2003 Malayalam movie and the cinema was directed by V. M. Vinu and written by T. A. Shahid. The movie stars Mohanlal, Devayani, Harisree Ashokan, Riyaz Khan, Nedumudi Venu, and Jagathy Sreekumar.
The film won the Kerala Film Critics Association Awards for the Best Popular Film of the year and the cinema was also the second highest-grossing Malayalam film of the year at the box office.
Having said that, the movie was remade in other language like Telugu as Rajababu with Rajasekhar.
Speaking about the movie, the king of the Malayalam film industry Mohanlal was in as Athaniparampil Balachandran and he is like a big brother of others and he is known as the Balettan. He is an ordinary family man, and he is living with his wife Radhika, two children, his younger brother, mother and father, a locally respected retired postmaster.
Balan is popular in the local society and he is ready to help anyone even the other person is a stranger. Nevertheless, he leads a cheerful life, with the support of his loving family.
His innocence leads sim into various troubles and leaves him deep in debt and he even gets arrested for cheating. His father bails him out of the problems but an unexpected cardiac arrest leaves Balan’s father in the hospital, and just before his father close his eyes he revealed a secret with his son and that was about having another wife and daughter, and asks him to take care of them, without letting others know about the matter.
After that, Balettan tries to make everything smooth between the two families and struggles in it. His family starts doubting on him of having an affair, then a stranger named Bhadran comes into the scenario with bad intentions on half-sister of Balettan. The rest of the story tells how Balan manages to solve his problems, including Bhadran’s threats and getting his second family accepted in the society.
Its a perfect family story have you guys can watch the movie this weekend. It is available on Amazon Prime and YouTube.