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Malayalam-language Comedy. A marriage broker's (Biju Menon) business is turned upside down when he arranges his adopted daughter’s (Anaswara Rajan) marriage.

Content elements

  • Frequent use of profanity; infrequent use of scatological slang, cursing, vulgar expressions, and developmental slurs
  • Infrequent portrayals of hand-to-hand violence - no blood or detail; infrequent portrayals of death and dying - little detail
  • Infrequent portrayals of alcohol and tobacco use in a recreational context

Thematic elements

  • Consent
  • Family Bonds
  • Perspectives on love and marriage

Classification rationale

Rated PG for coarse language and substance use

Classification date

October 10, 2019