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Take Off (2017)

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In 2014, a group of Malayali nurses was captured when terrorists took over the city of Tikrit in Iraq. This movie recounts the ordeal suffered by the nurses following their capture.

Director:

Mahesh Narayan

Writers:

Mahesh Narayan (screenplay and dialogue), P.V. Shajikumar (screenplay and dialogue)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Parvathy Thiruvothu ... Sameera (as Parvathy)
Fahadh Faasil ... Manoj Abraham
Kunchacko Boban ... Shaheed
Prakash Belawadi ... Rajan
Divya Prabha ... Jincy
Asif Ali ... Faizal (Extended Cameo)
Satish Sharma ... Shukla
Prem Prakash ... Jayamohan
Eric Zachariah ... Ibrahim aka Ibru
Alencier Ley Lopez ... Sameera's Father
Maala Parvathi ... Shaheed's Mother (as Parvathi T.)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Devi Ajith ... Dr. Susan
Tiger Ali Tiger Ali ... Old Rebel Leader
Rajesh Babu ... Visa officer
Ujjwal Chopra Ujjwal Chopra ... Yosuf
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Storyline

In 2014, a group of Malayali nurses was captured when terrorists took over the city of Tikrit in Iraq. This movie recounts the ordeal suffered by the nurses following their capture.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

nurse | ordeal | terrorist | iraq | tikrit | See All (17) »

Taglines:

Save one life you're a Hero. Save hundred lives you're a Nurse.

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Alternate Versions

The UK release was censored; in order to obtain a '12A' classification the distributor chose to remove sequences of strong violence and strong bloody injury detail. These cuts (which amounted to 1m 16s in total) were made in accordance with BBFC guidelines and policy. An uncut '15' classification was available. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Oru Cinemakkaran (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Ilavanga Poove
Written by Hari Narayanan
Produced by Shaan Rahman
Performed by Shaan Rahman
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Real and Reel story was awesome
30 December 2018 | by divyakurianSee all my reviews

Story - Based on the incident where Indian nurses were midst the war in Iraq. The way the Indian women struggled and came out safely by their strength and witt and Fahadh Faasil's rescue mission was breathtaking and kudos to the team for the portrayal of the actual incident.

Performance Parvathy - just amazes me by her acting skills and the way she gets into the skin of the character... Fahadh Faasil - no words for his performance. His role added substance in the content. Kunchacko Boban - loved his performance.

Would definitely recommend everyone to watch this movie.


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Country:

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Language:

Malayalam

Release Date:

7 April 2017 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Kerala, India See more »

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Budget:

INR60,500,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$884,267
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