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Captain is a 2018 Malayalam movie directed by Prajeesh Sen starring Jayasurya, Anu Sithara, Lakshmi Sharma and Deepak Parambol. The movie is produced by T L George and the music composed by Gopi Sunder.
Release: February 16 2018
Director: Prajeesh Sen
Producer: T L George
Production Company: Goodwill Entertainment
Music Director: Gopi Sunder
A biographical drama, Captain chronicles the life a renowned sports personality, V.P. Sathyan (played by Jayasurya), the former captain of the Indian National Football Team. The film, directed by a debutant Prajesh Sen, also features Anu Sithara, Renji Panicker, and Siddique in important roles.
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Kerala footballers used to travel in second class train to play santhosh trophy outside the state. What "Captain," gets ... Show more
Kerala footballers used to travel in second class train to play santhosh trophy outside the state. What "Captain," gets right is the portrayal of the central character, which is nether too hagiographic nor overtly critical. There are clever scenes in this film, which makes us critically analyze V. P. Sathyan the man. Did he make right career choice? Prajesh Sen's film provoke questions instead of condescending with his versions. It's a workmanlike biopic on a defender. Don't expect gung-ho goals
This is one of the sports biopics that doesn't depict heroism, patriotism etc. The movie instead deals with the other as... Show more
This is one of the sports biopics that doesn't depict heroism, patriotism etc. The movie instead deals with the other aspects of human lives - like rejection, depression and all that can go wrong when a sportsperson suffers an injury or ignored by the fans in our one-sport nation. Anu Sithara,Jayasuriya and all supporting actors have done an excellent job. The bad part though, is many technical flaws (e.g. agility of soccer players, Korean team looks like Indians) Despite this, a must watch!
Captain is like a book which would have been very interesting to read, had the pages been arranged properly. The problem... Show more
Captain is like a book which would have been very interesting to read, had the pages been arranged properly. The problem is with the loosely written screenplay and also poor editing. But keeping that aside, the movie is worth watching for the brilliant performance of Jayasurya in the boots of V P Satyan. His moments of glory on the playground, frustration and disillusionment have been portrayed well by the seasoned actor. Anu Sithara has also done well as his devoted wife. Go for it.
Captain IN THE NEWS
Jayasurya to play V P Sathyan - January 16, 2017
Jayasurya next in a sports drama - November 02, 2016