Releasing notable South Indian star movies has become more and more popular, with highlights including Rajinikanth’s Baba, Pawan Kalyan’s Jalsa, and Mahesh Babu’s Pokiri. Now, to add to the list, the 1995 action movie Spadikam, starring superstar Mohanlal, will also be returning to theaters in a new guise. The Drishyam actor shared a poster from the movie on Instagram to announce the joyful news.
“Sheepskin, which you have always treasured close to your heart, is re-released with all the technological magnificence of the current period, as you wanted,” the caption of his post read. On February 9, 2023, Crystal 4K Atmos will premiere in theaters all around the world. Adu Thoma, who was warmly welcomed 28 years ago on a Thursday, is returning on a Thursday.
The story of a small-town criminal who frequently disagrees with his stern school headmaster father is presented in Spadikam. The action film, which was conceptualized and directed by Bhadran, also features important performances by Thilakan, Urvashi, Spadikam George, K. P. A. C. Lalitha, Rajan P. Dev, Silk Smitha, Nedumudi Venu, Chippy, and V. K. Sreeraman.
The film, which debuted on March 30th, 1995, was well-received by critics and ended up being the top-grossing Malayalam movie of the year. Regarding the technical team behind Spadikam, S. P. Venkatesh contributed the music, and J. Williams and S. Kumar worked together to handle the camera work. M. S. Mani was in charge of the film’s editing.
Mahanlal has an interesting slate of films coming up with Barroz, his directorial debut, the Lucifer prequel L2 Empuraan, Shaji Kailas’ Alone, and the third entry in the Drishyam series. Furthermore, Mohanlal has also collaborated with filmmaker Jeethu Joseph on Ram.