|Directed by||M. Krishnan Nair|
|Produced by||TE Vasudevan|
|Written by||Moithu Padiyathu|
Balan K Nair
|Music by||A. T. Ummer|
Manithali is a 1984 Indian Malayalam film, directed by M. Krishnan Nair and produced by TE Vasudevan. The film stars Prem Nazir, Mammootty, Unnimary and Balan K Nair in lead roles. The film had musical score by A. T. Ummer.
Zulfikar(Mammootty) and Ramlath (Seema) are happily married. Zulfikar's family disapproves of his marriage while his father-in-law Judgal Abu (Balan K Nair) is not happy about Zulfikar not providing him with hand outs.
Judgal Abu meets Kunjumuhammed (Prem Nazir) a divorced rich man returning to the village. Judgal Abu plots a scheme in hope of financial hand outs from Kunjumuhammed. He manages to create misunderstanding between Zulfikar and Ramlath. He forces Zulfikar to divorce Ramlath. A disappointed Zulfikar runs away from the village. Judgal Abu forces Ramlath to marry Kunjumuhammed .
On the first night, Ramlath reveals to Kunjumuhammed that she is pregnant with Zulfikar's child. Kunjumuhammed , though disappointed, promises Ramlath that he will bring back Zulfikar.
- Prem Nazir as Kunjumuhammed
- Mammootty as Zulfikar
- Unnimary as Sajna
- Balan K Nair as Judgal Abu
- Seema as Ramlath
- Bahadoor as Kunjanikka (Marriage Consultant)
- Mala Aravindan as Subaid (Man servant)
- Paul Vengola
- Shubha as Mariyamma
- Sankaradi as Musthafakka (Restaurant owner)
- Adoor Bhasi as Abdullakunji (Zulfikar's father)
- Kunchan as Kili
- Jose Prakash
- Kaviyoor Ponnamma as Zulfikar's mother
- Adoor Bhavani as Chenachi umma (Maid servant)
|1||Karimbennu karuthi||K. J. Yesudas, Ambili||P. Bhaskaran|
|2||Moncherum poovani||Vani Jairam||P. Bhaskaran|
|3||Unnikalkkulsavamela||K. J. Yesudas||P. Bhaskaran|
|4||Vinnilum mannilum||Vani Jairam||P. Bhaskaran|
|5||Yaa habbi||K. J. Yesudas, Jolly Abraham, Kannur Salim||P. Bhaskaran|