Malayalam movie ‘Classmates’ will be completing 15 years of its release on August 31. The campus movie helmed by veteran filmmaker Lal Jose is still considered as one of the best made on the theme college. Actor-filmmaker Balachandra Menon, who has acted in the film has taken to his social media handle to share some priceless moments from the sets and also shared that it was a movie he enjoyed thoroughly.
The film is also more dear to him, as it was the only movie set, where he got to opportunity celebrate his wedding anniversary, accompanied by his wife and daughter.
“ Yes, Classmates! A movie I really enjoyed. What makes it special to me, is the fact that this is the only movie set in my entire career span, where I got to celebrate my wedding anniversary along with my wife and daughter. (Jagathy and Shobha were also part of this get-together). Now 15 years later, I am very happy to see that all these youngsters have moved ahead to be proud husbands/wife and individuals equally successful in this industry in their own unique way. Yours Truly Balachandramenon #15thanniversary #classmates #malayalamcinema #nostalgia#balachandramenon #malayalamactor #prithvirajsukumaran #indrajithsukumaran #kavyamadhavan #jayasurya #laljose #jagathysreekumar #kottayamdiaries #kottayamkaran #eranakulam #kochivibes #malayalamcinemalokam,” he penned, sharing the pictures.
‘Classmates’ is one of the best campus dramas made in Malayalam cinema till date. The movie had actors Prithviraj Sukumaran, Kavya Madhavan, Indrajith Sukumaran, Narain, and Jayasurya essaying the leads. A bunch of friends coming back to their college, for a reunion after years and recalling the vivid memories of the past and present forms the crux of the movie. Even though the film has complete over a decade since its release, the movie continues to conquer hearts.