Starring: Mohanlal, Jose Prakash, Swapna, Lalu Alex, Menaka, Adoor Bhasi, Kaviyoor Ponnamma, Sukumari.
Swanthamevide Bandhamevide is a Malayalam film released in 1984 about
the issues cropping up inside the family after the marriage of two sons.
Madhavan Nair (Jose Prakash), a lorry driver is loyal and honest to his
master Keshava Panicker (Adoor Bhasi). In return, Panicker offers him a
lorry, and a house in which to stay along with his family consisting of
Lakshmi (Kaviyoor Ponnamma), his wife and two sons. With time, Madhavan
Nair turns into a rich businessman who owns several buses, automobile
workshops, and trucks. Balachandran (Lalu Alex), his elder son runs his
business, while Rajendran (Mohanlal), younger son is of carefree nature,
who is also in his final years in college. Rajendran fells in love with
Usha (Swapna), Panicker's daughter, while Balachandran is in love with
Indu (Menaka), daughter of Varma (M. S Thrippunithara), an old feudal
family, who had lost all his wealth with time. With the consent of
parents both Rajendran and Balachandran marry their heart throbes. But
life turns into more troublesome after the marriage. Both Indu and Usha
gets into petty quarrels leading to serious clashes inside the house.
Things even went out of hands with both the brothers getting into
physical fights in front of the parents. In such a fight between
Rajendran and Balan, Madhavan Nair and Lakshmi interferes, but
accidentally, the blow hits on Lakshmi's head leading to her death,
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