Remembering Meena

Meena in Mazhavil Kaavadi (1989)

Mary Joseph aka Meena Kumari ( that was how she was credited in the titles of her first film, and it some how stuck ) aka Meena doesn’t need any introduction for anyone who understands Malayalam cinema. The  Meena effect is THAT all-encompassing. I cannot think of another actor in  World Cinema ( yes, you can read that again) who served sarcasm with such sassiness and verve.

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