Narasimham is a 2000 Malayalam action film written by Ranjith and directed by Shaji Kailas. It stars Mohanlal, Thilakan, N. F. Varghese, Aishwarya, and Kanaka, and features Mammootty in a cameo appearance. The film was later remade into Telugu as Adhipathi.
Upon release the film broke almost all the box office records becoming a record breaking grosser and one of the all time biggest blockbuster in Malayalam Cinema. The film completed 200 days in one theatre and 150 days in three theatres and grossed around INR 12 Crore in total making a INR 10 Crore profit to the producer. Narasimham grossed around INR 7 crores as distributor’s share.It was the highest grossing Malayalam film of all time . The film is considered to be an all time highest grossing movie in Malayalam Cinema .