Poster designed by Gayathri Ashokan
Directed by Priyadarshan
Produced by Thiruppathi Chettiyar
Written by Priyadarshan
Screenplay by Dennis Joseph
Starring Mohanlal
Ganesh Kumar
Music by Reghu Kumar (Songs)
K. J. Joy (Background score)
Cinematography S. Kumar ISC
Edited by N. Gopalakrishnan
Distributed by Evershine Release
Release dates
  • 8 June 1987 (1987-06-08)
Country India
Language Malayalam

Cheppu (Malayalam: ചെപ്പ്) is a 1987 Malayalam language film made in India, directed by Priyadarshan and starring Mohanlal.[1][2][3] The film is based on the 1982 Canadian film Class of 1984.


Ramachandran (Mohanlal) got a job as an English lecturer in T. K. P. Memorial College, only to find that the college is full of drugs and politics, led by young Ranjith Mathews (Ganesh), son of an M.P. (Prathapachandran). Ramachandran has helped the students, including a geek who was beaten by Ranjith's gang.

Ramachandran fights against Ranjith until he is murdered by his gang in the end. A student, whom Ramachandran had saved, late kills Ranjith for his honour.



The music was composed by Raghu Kumar and lyrics was written by Poovachal Khader.

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 Free And Young Brenda Lee Poovachal Khader
2 Maarivillin Chirakode K. J. Yesudas, Sujatha Mohan Poovachal Khader


  1. "Cheppu". Retrieved 2014-10-17.
  2. "Cheppu". Retrieved 2014-10-17.
  3. "Cheppu". Retrieved 2014-10-17.

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