Mahanlal – Priyadharan’s Oppam is a high octane suspense thriller
After a year gap, Mohanlal returns to Mollywood with Priyadharshan’s high octane crime thriller Oppam. Along with Mohanlal, the movie stars Samuthirakani, Anusree, Vimala Raman, Nedumudi Venu, and Baby Meenakshi. The movie was produced by Antony Perumbavoor under Aashirvad Cinemas.The movie revolves Jayaram (Mohanlal), who is visually challenged man but has enchanced senses of smell, sound and touch, works as a Lift operator in an Apartment. Jayaram witness a murder in the apartment and he is suspected and arrested for the murder based on the circumstantial evidences. How he finds the culprit and proves his innocence in all odds is showcased in the movie by the director in a very racy and thriller manner.Mohanlal has briliantly and beautifully protrayed the charachter of a blind man in Oppam. The movie has an excellent class of actors Samuthirakani, Anusree, Vimala Raman, Nedumudi Venu, and Baby Meenakshi.Priyadharan has moved out of his comfort zone with Oppam has delivered an excellent suspense thriller movie. Oppam is based on the story of Govind Vijayan. The movie was scripted by the director himself. The visuals by N. K. Ekambaram and BGM by Ron Ethan Yohaan has given enough effect required for thriller movie.
The music was composed by four debutant directors Jim, Biby, Eldhose, and Justine of the music band, 4 Musics. The song “Minungum Minnaminuge” has remained in the No.1 psotion since its release.