The film, scripted by Jallikattu scribe S Hareesh from a story by Lijo, is said to be a Malayalam-Tamil bilingual, which has Pazhani as the location.
The adaptation has been directed by Madhumita, who is best known for having directed the heart-warming and simple but effective Tamil entertainer, 'KD Engira Karuppudurai'.
Kerala police ready with a panel to watch "Churuli" and decide whether the film ignored to 'mind its language'
The court had observed that it cannot dictate the language of the film but can check whether its screen contravenes existing laws.
Like his mentor Lijo Jose Pellissery, Tinu proves once again that he is one of the few filmmakers in Malayalam cinema right now supremely adept at staging chaos
It is common for people to imitate the dialogues of movies and if a similar situation happens following this movie, it will affect public morality and tranquillity, the petitioner said.
Mammootty, Ashokan, and Ramya Pandian are the principal cast members.
Kalidindi hasn't assisted directors, isn't aware of how mainstream Kollywood functions, and yet, has managed to deliver a film that has turned heads in the film industry.
The movie is adapted from a short story by Vinoy Thomas titled Kaligeminarile Kuttavalikal. The screenplay was by 'Meesha' fame S Hareesh.
While his screentime in Churuli is shorter when compared to his more significant presence in Jan-e-Man, the actor managed to impress in both regardless.
Lijo Jose Pellissery’s Churuli is a more coherent and less ostentatious film than Jallikattu
After a long wait, Lijo Jose Pellissery’s Churuli is set to premiere on SonyLIV on November 19. The platform released a trailer announcing the same.
There have been reports of Mammootty and Lijo Jose Pellissery teaming up for the first time for two projects.
Shane Nigam, Soubin Shahir and Parvathy Thiruvothu were the standout performers of the year, along with some talented debutants making a strong start in the industry.