“A fish called Wanda” is an 1988 crime-comedy film written by John Cleese and Charles Crichton. It was directed by Crichton and an uncredited Cleese, and stars Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and Michael Palin.The story focusing a girl with killing attitude to make money. The movie develops through many comedy sequences and surprising twists in main story. This film was released on July 15, 1988. Kline received wide acclaim and won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his work. Cleese and Crichton received an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay. Crichton was also nominated for Best Director, and Curtis received nominations for Supporting Actress at the Golden Globes and BAFTA awards. Michael Palin won a BAFTA for Best Supporting Role.
“Kakkakuyil” is a Malayalam movie, starring Mohanlal, NedumudiVenu, Mukesh, directed by Priyadarshan. In Kakkakuyil, the story and scenes of “Fish Name called Wanda” is nourished with typical Malayalam sentimental flavors. The adaptation is so severe in some comedy scenes that even the characters also placed as such with mild modification. For example: Character done by Mr Jagathy Sreekumar.
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