Ajagajantharam is a 2021 Indian Malayalam-language action thriller film directed by Tinu Pappachan and written by Kichu Tellus and Vineeth Vishwam. Antony Varghese, Kichu Tellus, Arjun Ashokan and Sabumon Abdul Samad are in the lead roles. The film is produced by Emmanuel Joseph and Ajith Thalapilliy and the music composed by Justin Varghese. The film was scheduled to release on 26 February 2021, but postponed due the second wave of COVID-19 shutdowns. The film was released worldwide on 23 December 2021. It was met with mixed reviews but was a financial blockbuster, emerging as the Christmas winner against the movies Meow and Kunjeldho.
The village of Aranjali is celebrating its annual temple festival. Most of the youth and some middle aged villagers are all under influence of alcohol and substances and with big ego. Lali who supplies elephants for festivals comes with an elephant for the first time in Aranjali and is a bit uninhibited and carries on himself with high ego. When an unemployed youth of the village tries to be a bit brash and bumptious with him, Lali kicks him to the ground for being in his face for long. This incident triggers a chain of events involving the mahout’s group, unemployed village youths, a notorious criminal, a drama troop and some trouble-loving villagers which end-up starting a full scale mayhem to the place.