After a string of flops down the lane, the latest Mammootty starer 'Face to Face' definitely exhibited promise till the mid way. Though a VM Vinu flick, the movie was devoid of any tear jerking sentiments till then, that worked out for the director years back. But as the movie was stepping on to the right tracks, came in the family story, that has catastrophically affected the chances of the movie in the BO. Now with a clear doubt of the intentions of making it a thriller or for the families, the movie achieves success in neither of the genres.
'Face to Face' has an impressively styled Mammootty, in the character Balachandran, a hot tempered, upright police officer, who is enjoying his life, refusing to join duty after his suspension. He is currently amidst real estate and share market business which has fetched him a big fortune and aids him to lead a life carefree. But his heavy drinking habits has already spoiled his family life, making him live alone amidst riches.
But when Thomas Punchakkadan (Feroze Khan), the influential son of an ex minister is crucified to death in an open beach, all doubts falls on Balachandran as the murdered youth was responsible for his last suspension. As S P Ramdas (Siddique) and CI Latheef (Kalabhavan Mani) are on to crack the case of the murder, Balachandran tries to help them but is finally arrested as he commits his involvement. The rest of the movie is all
07:07 PM, Dec 05, 2012
The year was a very phenomenal one for Mollywood, being one of the rare years, when the Malayalam film releases crossed hundred mark in just 10 month. The year also featured more than 15 commercial success stories, of which seven are big hits. But the recent one week strike of the theater owners has put everything in a mess, as the number of films queued up for a release this...
06:48 PM, Nov 20, 2012
Actress Ragini has all the reasons to be happy, she will romance Mammootty in her new fim, 'Face To Face', opposite superstar Mammooty. She plays Mammootty's wife in the film. 'Face To Face' commenced its shooting in Cochin and Ragini will join the team on August 23. The film is an investigative thriller. Mammootty plays an investigative officer. VM Vinu is directing this film. Vinu has also worked in a...
06:36 PM, Aug 20, 2012
V M Vinu has started shooting for his new film starring Mammootty from today. Titled 'Face to Face' the initial shoot for the film are being held at Cochin. An investigative thriller, Mammootty will play a role of an officer, who is assigned to look into the unreported deaths in a metropolitan city. Roma will come up as an important character in the film. V M Vinu and Mammootty had...
01:23 PM, Aug 04, 2012