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The Great Indian Kitchen

1h 30m

Audio Languages :

Tamil, Telugu, Kannada

Subtitles :


A newly-married woman struggles to adjust to her husband's conservative family. Will she turn into a submissive daughter-in-law, or will she find the courage to leave?

Details About The Great Indian Kitchen Movie :

Movie Released Date
3 Feb 2023
  • Comedy
  • Romance
Audio Languages:
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Kannada
  • Aishwarya Rajesh
  • Rahul Ravindran
  • Nanda kumar
  • Yogi Babu
  • Mekha Rajan
  • R Kannan

Keypoints about The Great Indian Kitchen :

1. Total Episode duration: 1h 30m

2. Audio Languages: Tamil,Telugu,Kannada

About the Movie The Great Indian Kitchen: An Eloquent Recital

The Great Indian Kitchen is a Tamil drama movie about a newly wed couple. A sociology teacher marries a Bharatnatyam dancer. From an orthodox patriarchal family, the teacher believes that the tag ‘Kudumba Thalaivar’ belongs to men even if they don’t satisfy the economic needs of the family. He also teaches this to his students. Having a different mindset, the dancer tries her best to get used to this family. However, she finds it difficult, even more so in the absence of her mother-in-law. Will she be able to jell properly in the family? Watch the movie to find out. It is also available in Telugu and Kannada languages on ZEE%. 

The Great Indian Kitchen Movie Release Date on OTT

The Tamil comedy movie was released on 3rd February 2023 and is currently available for streaming on the OTT platform ZEE5.

The Great Indian Kitchen Movie Plot

The plot of the Tamil Romance movie shows the journey of a danseuse with dreams. She is married to a teacher who firmly believes that men should be the head of the family even if he is not able to take care of it properly. She makes an effort to properly adjust to her new family, however, she struggles with it immensely. She strives to keep up with the family’s ‘traditions’ and routine household chores, showing the grim reality of being a ‘home administrator’. She soon realises that she has been married into a patriarchal family with her father-in-law and husband being spoiled. Gradually, she starts to grasp the underlying ideologies and retorts in her own way. Through her journey, the plot of the movie shows women and their day-to-day encounters with patriarchy, sexism and superstition.

The Great Indian Kitchen Movie Cast & Crew

The cast of the movie includes Aishwarya Rajesh as Wife, a dancer, Rahul Ravindran as Husband, a teacher and Poster Nandakumar as Achan. Yogi Babu is seen as Husband’s cousin, Mekha Rajan as Usha and Kalairani as Amma. The movie has been directed by R Kannan while the producers are Durgaram Choudhary and Neel Choudhary. The dialogues have been given by Jeevitha Suresh Kumar while the writing has been taken care of by Savari. Balasubramaniem has done the Cinematography while Jerry Silvester Vincent has composed the music.

Interesting Facts About the Movie The Great Indian Kitchen

1. This is the official remake of the 2021 Malayalam film of the same name.

2. The movie marks the debut of Jerry Silvester Vincent as a music composer.

3. Aishwarya Rajesh collaborates with R Kannan for the first time in this movie.

FAQs About The Great Indian Kitchen Movie

Q. Is this a first-time collaboration between the director and the cinematographer?

Ans. This is the second movie where Balasubramaniem and R Kannan have collaborated. Prior to this, they worked together in the 2008 film Jayamkondaan.

Q. Where did the filming of the movie take place?

Ans. The movie The Great Indian Kitchen has been shot mostly in Chennai.

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