Achayans is the comedic entertainer it promised to be and it is sure to make the audience laugh their hearts out. The movie is the directorial of Kannan Thamarakkulam and it has a stellar cast that includes Jayaram, Unni Mukundan, Adhil Ibrahim, Sanju Sivaram, Amala Paul, Sshivada and Anu Sithara. Achayans is entirely different from the director’s previous flicks like Thinkal Muthal Velli Vare and Aadupuliyaattam and the movie is of a mass kind. The screenplay by Sethu is an important aspect that makes the movie what it is and Kannan Thamarakkulam has succeeded in presenting the script with as much intensity as it deserves.
Achayans revolve around three guys aka Achayans who are brothers with Roy Thottathil played by Jayaram being the eldest, and his two younger brothers, Tony Thottathil and Aby, played by Unni Mukundan and Adhil Ibrahim. These three along with Rafi (Sanju Sivaram)who is like a brother to them go on a trip to enjoy. Soon two girls, Reetha and Prayaga played by Amala Paul and Anu Sithara respectively, cross their path and a series of twists and turns happen in their fun filled journey. Prakash Raj plays an important role in the movie and his performance is pitch perfect. Sshivada also essays a pivotal role in the movie.
Jayaram appears as Roy Thottathil, the able bachelor in a totally different look and his portrayal of the eldest of the Achayans is decent. The actor is at his comedic best. The youngsters in the movie, Unni Mukundan, Adhil Ibrahim and Sanju Sivaram has done their roles in a good way. The show stealer is the performance of Prakash Raj who rocked as the antagonist. The leading ladies of the movie, Amala Paul, Sshivada and Anu Sithara are very much convincing in their respective roles.
The movie has an exceptional Cinematography and the visuals are classy. The DOP has been done by Pradeep Nair. Meanwhile the film was edited by Ranjith KR and we get some standard and sharp cuts in it. The music department was reigned by Ratheesh Vega and he has done an exemplary job in giving us some heart warming romantic numbers. Again, it is worth mentioning that the script of the movie by Sethu, it’s funny plot makes it one of a kind. In a nutshell, Achayans is a complete comedic entertainer and if you like to laugh a lot, the movie is your cup of tea