Minnal Murali, the much-awaited Malayalam superhero movie Minnal Murali completed shooting on July 25th. The film took almost two years to complete shooting due to the Covid19 expansion. The final schedule of the film was set to be shot in March 2020 at Kalady Manappuram. However, Hindutva organizations demolished the set and replaced it in Mysore.
The lead actor Tovino Thomas shared a video on Instagram of director Basil Joseph shouting that the final pack-up is really packed.
Minnal Murali is a film starring Tovino Thomas and Basil Joseph together after the hit film 'Goda'. Apart from Malayalam, the film will release in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi. The Hindi version name of Minnal Murali is Mr. Murali. Meruppu Murali is the Telugu version name and the Kannada version is Minchu Murali. The film is produced by Sofia Paul under the banner of Weekend Blockbusters. Minnal Murali is also the biggest budget film of Tovino's career.
Earlier when the shooting started in Kumaramangalam panchayat near Thodupuzha, the locals came to the scene in protest. The shooting took place in a D-category panchayat where Covid19 control was tightened. As the dispute escalated, the police intervened and stopped the shooting at first. Later, the shooting continued after they made clear that the shooting was with the permission of the collector.
Somasundaram, who is notable for his performances in films like Jigarthanda and Joker, plays a major role in the film. Apart from him, actors such as Aju Varghese, Byju, Harisree Ashokan, and Femina George play important characters in the film.
Arun Anirudhan and Justin Mathew wrote the screenplay for the film. The cinematographer is Sameer Tahir. Shaan Rahman composed the music for Minnal Murali. Vlad Rimburg does the film’s action sequences. He is famous for his work in films like Fate Of The Furious, Gemini Man. In Indian cinema, he is famous for biggies like Baahubali 2, Sultan, and Palawan.