Tue. Nov 20th, 2018

Comrade in America


Comrade in America (abbreviated as CIA) is a 2017 Malayalam language romantic comedy survival film directed by Amal Neerad, starring Dulquer Salmaan,Karthika Muralidharan and Chandini Sreedharan in the lead roles. The film released on 5th May , also the birth date of Karl Marx
Aji Matthew is Kottayam based youngster who is a strong follower of Communism. He comes from a family of Congress Party. Aji falls in love with Sarah an American citizen who came to Kerala for her studies. Later he receives a news that Sarah’s parents knowing about their relationship has taken away her to her homeland and has fixed her marriage. Aji who finds that there is no way that he get a visa within the period of the marriage decides to take the way of Illegal Entry to the US through Mexico as insisted by his cousin Syril who is in America. Aji first goes to Nicaragua where visa is on arrival there he meets Arul a Sri Lankan taxi driver. Together they decides to go to America. Then both travel to Reynosa in Mexico where they find others who are going to the United States illegally. Aji also meets Pallavi a Malayalee who is also in their group to cross to United States.
The group are cheated by their guide who steals their items and escapes after the first day. Instead of dropping the plan Akai an Chinese man among them says that he has a GPS and knows the route to the US. Through the journey they encounters a Drug Cartel gang who are defeated by Aji. Arul after encountering an accident decides to drop the plan and return. As the journey continues they are found by surveillance drones. Aji along with Pallavi,Akai and Laden a Pakistani immigrant escapes.The American police captures others who are shown the dead body of Arul. Aji and Laden are captured by the the police after crossing the border to USA. 


As they are transported the police vehicle meets with an accident and both of them manages to escape. Aji find his cousin Syril who tells him that he met with Sarah who told him that she has already rejected Aji from her mind and has agreed to the marriage. Aji along with Syril goes to meet Sarah on her wedding day and Aji responds that it was good that they separated and the experience that the earlier journey gave him was one of the most memorable in life. Later Aji when about to leave US is adviced by Syril that the first love in our life must’nt be a success if it is then life is over with it and Aji jokes to him by saying to elect Donald Trump as US President. On the plane he is met by Pallavi who was also captured by the police and is being deported.

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