- Mike has been produced by John Abraham under his banner JA Entertainment.
- Critics and fans have given positive review for the film.
Malayalam movies, in the recent times, have made a positive impression with many people across India watching and appreciating the features. After a decent theatrical run, the critically acclaimed 2022 Malayalam-language movie, Mike, is now streaming online.
Mike Cast and Crew
Produced by John Abraham under his banner JA Entertainment, Mike is directed by Vishnu Sivaprasad and written by Ashiq Akbar Ali. The film released in theatres on August 19, 2022, stars Anaswara Rajan, Ranjith Sajeev, Rohini, Karthik Manikandan, Kalesh Kalakkodu, Sini Abraham, Jinu Joseph, Dayyana Hameed, and Vettukili Prakash.
Fans can watch Mike on Manorama Max.
The story of Mike revolves around Sarah, a young girl, free-spirited in nature, who is planning to surgically reassign her gender. On the other hand, there’s a young man, Antony, who used to be exuberant in the past, however, due to certain experiences, he is now become hopeless. While on her gender transitioning journey, Sarah comes across Antony, and a chemistry is born. She finds out about his alcohol use disorder and he, in turn, learns about her journey. What follows is the camaraderie that eventually leads to both embarking on a journey together.
The story of the film is quite unconventional in nature; however, it received positive response from the critics. However a few critics mentioned that the film is a one-time watch, however, a few regressive thoughts in the film could influence and change the opinion on societal issues like gender roles, inclusivity, and sensibility.
Meanwhile, films like Ottu, Solamante Theneechakal and others which released recently have been added to ManoramaMax. The platform is also Inviting entries for The Next Top Anchor. The show is aimed at finding out the next face which can become popular in anchoring. Those willing to participate in the same can register via the Manorama Max App or on the website. Applicates will have to mentioned why they would want to be an anchor and have to send a 2-minute video for the same, along with the pictures. Those within the age group of 18 to 25, fluency in Malayalam will be considered.