Kaapa (2022) Malayalam & Tamil Movie

Kaapa is a newly launched Tamil Movie released on 22 December 2022. The movie is directed by Shaji Kailas, who also directed “Kaduva” in 2022 and “Alone” in 2023. The Kaapa movie is written by G. R. Indugopan. The movie is produced by Dolwin Kuriakose, Jinu V. Abraham, Dileesh Nair, Vikram Mehra, and Siddharth Anand Kumar. The cinematography for this movie is done by Jomon T. John. The movie is edited by Shameer Muhammed. The music for this movie is made by Dawn Vincent and Jakes Bejoy. Fefka Writers Union, Theatre of Dreams, and Saregama India are the production companies of this movie.

The digital OTT release rights of this movie were sold to Netflix and the streaming of this movie started on 19 January 2023. The main characters in this movie are Prithviraj Sukumaran as P. N. Madhukumar alias Kotta Madhu, Asif Ali as Anand Anirudhan, Aparna Balamurali as Prameela, Kotta Madhu’s wife, Anna Ben as Binu Thrivikraman, Anand’s wife, and Dileesh Pothan as Latheef.

There is a total of two songs from this movie. The first song from this movie is “Yamam Veendum Vinnile” with lyrics by Vinayak Sasikumar and sung by Kapil Kapilan. The length of the first song is 3 minutes and 1 second. The second song from this movie is “Thiru Thiru Thiruvananthapurathu” with lyrics by Santhosh Varma and sung by Subhash Babu B, Anugrah Digosh, Akhil J Chand, and Jakes Bejoy. The length of the second song is 3 minutes and 45 seconds. The total length of these two songs combined is 6 minutes and 46 seconds.

Cast List of Kaapa

  • Prithviraj Sukumaran as P. N. Madhukumar alias Kotta Madhu
  • Asif Ali as Anand Anirudhan
  • Aparna Balamurali as Prameela, Kotta Madhu’s wife
  • Anna Ben as Binu Thrivikraman, Anand’s wife
  • Dileesh Pothan as Latheef
  • Jagadish Kumar as Jabbar
  • Nandhu as Arumanayakam, ASI of Kerala Police
  • Sagar Surya as Biju Thrivikraman
  • Sajitha Madathil as Muhammad Nazir’s mother
  • Senthil Krishna as Muhammad Nazir
  • Biju Pappan as Shashankan
  • Sreeya Remesh as Doctor, gynecologist
  • Padmakumar as Chithal Ali, gunda
  • Jaise Jose as Champion Gireeh, gunda
  • Gundkaadu Saabu as Rajmohan I.A.S

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The Kaapa movie got decent good reviews from audiences and critics. Over 5.1k people rated this movie 6.9 stars out of 10 stars on IMDb, which are good reviews from audiences. Sajin Shrijith from The New Indian Express rated this movie 3.5 stars out of 5 stars and praised the film to be a “gritty” and “faithful adaptation” of the novel and praised the cast performances.

Gopika IS from The Times of India rated this movie 3.5 stars out of 5 stars and said “However, the film gets plus points for the action scenes and the music. Dawn Vincent’s music adds spice to the movie.” Shubham Kulkarni from Koimoi rated this movie 3 stars out of 5 stars and said “Kaapa is a very interesting and fresh landscape but falls prey to a predictable narrative. Watch it for the love of Prithviraj Sukumaran and his Mundu.”

Watch Kaapa Movie

The Kaapa movie’s digital OTT release rights were sold to Netflix and the movie started to stream on the platform on 19 January 2023 which is yesterday from when I am writing this article. If you want to watch the Kaapa movie then you have to pay a subscription fee to Netflix and then you can watch and download the movie through Netflix’s app. The movie is available in Tamil, Malayalam [Original], Kannada, and Telugu Languages. You can watch the movie in these different South Indian languages which you prefer. You can watch the movie by visiting Netflix from here.