Operation Java garners praise from several big names in Malayalam film industry!
‘Operation Java’ is easily one of the most talked about Malayalam films in recent years. When the pandemic first wave subdued, the film had its theatrical release in February. Hitting screens amidst minimal expectations, the film took many by surprise as the reviews were unanimously positive. Eventually, it managed to emerge as a sleeper hit at the box office.
The response became even better after the OTT release. After a successful theatrical run of around 75 days, the film had its OTT release through Zee5 platform. Besides the common audience, several people from within the industry also came out praising the film. Mammootty, Suresh Gopi, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Kunchacko Boban, Fahadh Fassil Rosshan Andrrews, Sathyan Anthikad, Midhun Manuel Thomas, Anoop Menon, Manju Warrier and Aju Varghese were some of them who lauded the film and the young team behind it.
‘Operation Java’ is written and directed by debutant Tharun Moorthy. It is a thrilling police procedural film based on cyber crimes. The narrative is centred around two engineering graduates who join the Kochi cyber cell department on temporary basis and help them crack a few cases. Balu Varghese and Lukman play the two lead roles. Apart from being a thriller that deals with various types of cyber crimes, the film also addresses an important issue about unemployment.
Binu Pappu, Vinayakan, Irshad, Shine Tom Chacko, Alexander Prashanth, Dhanya Ananya, Mamitha Baiju and Vineetha Koshy also star in it. Cinematographer Faiz Siddik, music director Jakes Bejoy and editor Nishad Yousef comprise the core technical crew.
The makers have announced a second part and they have already started works for the same.