Synopsis/Plot : Rakshadikari Baiju Oppu explores the story of a funny and good-hearted man Baiju, portrayed by Biju Menon, who is an irrigation department official and also a patron (rakshadhikari) at the Brothers Club in Kumbalam. The feel good comedy film is directed by screenwriter-turned-director Ranjan Promod and stars Hannah Reji Koshi, of Darwinte Parinamam fame, as the female lead. Meanwhile, actors Aju Varghese, Deepak Parambol, Hareesh Kanaran, Vijayaraghavan, Janardhanan, Indrans, Dileesh Pothen and Alencier Ley Lopez have supporting roles in the movie. Prasanth Raveendran has worked as the cinematographer on the movie with the music being composed by Bijibal, and the movie is produced by 100th Monkey Movies Pvt Ltd.
Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu Movie Review
But sadly, none of it salvages the film that loses its sheen right in the first half itself, mostly owing to the oh-so-slow pacing. The wafer-thin storyline, numerous unwanted sequences, sluggish pace and the climax that is obviously put together as they couldn�t find a better way to wrap-up the str...(more)
Source: Deepa Soman, Times Of India
Sweet And Simple!
Rakshadhikari Baiju is one such film that could be kept close to our heart. While narrating the story of Baiju and his village, the film takes you through an endearing ride of nostalgia. (more)
Source: Abhijith, One India
Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu is a simple, realistic film filled with nostalgic moments.
Biju Menon is in full form, be it comic timing, be it heart touching emotional dialogues. He is well supported by Deepak, Aju Varghese, Dileesh Pothan, Hannah Reji Koshy, Alencier, Janardhanan, Hareesh Perumana and Vijayaraghavan. The cinematography by Prasanth Raveendran, the swift cuts by Samj...(more)
Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com