Thoppil Joppan is a 2016 Indian Malayalam-language comedy film directed by Johny Antony, starring Mammootty in the titular role as a Kabaddi player. Principal photography began in April 2016 in Ernakulam. With music and background score composed by Vidyasagar, the film released on 7 October 2016. This film revolves around the life of a middle-aged Kabbadi player who is obsessed with alcohol consumption after he loses his first love, Andrea. Though he does find some solace in alcohol, he is not an alcoholic. His family members and well-wishers finally find a way to stop his drinking.