Annayum Rasoolum is a 2013 Indian romance film in Malayalam language. he film revolves around the relationship between a young Muslim taxi driver and a Latin Christian girl in Cochin.
The movie is told through the narration of Ashley who is working in merchant navy & he is signing off in kochi for the second time. The movie plots ahead with Ashley recollecting the events happened in his last sign off at Kochi . Rasool is a tourist taxi driver from a modest area in kochi city. He falls in love with Anna a Latin Christian girl who works as sales girl in a popular apparel shop. It takes time for Rasool to convince Anna and make her understand his love for her, he always follows her on the ways and on the boat on which she travels regularly to her work place.One day Ashley has to pick his relative from the textile shop.Using Rasool he plans to pick them up in his taxi and there he finds out that Anna is also going to return home in the same taxi.They make a quick pit stop at a church where Anna leaves her bag in the taxi. Rasool peeks inside and gets her number from the phone. Rasool is nervous and shy at first but his friends persuade him to text her through phone. no replies comes at first. then one day , Rasool approaches Anna and tells her that he loves her. Anna is surprised and stunned and moves away without an answer.The following day Rasool is sick and stays home. Anna boards the ship like every other day but is anxious since Rasool was not around anywhere she went that day. Anna seems restless as she cannot stop thinking about Rasool and why he had not come to see her.She could not wait longer and she desperately texts Rasool on the phone. Rasool on receiving the message rushes to see Anna. Anna further tells that she is scared and tells him it will not work out. Rasool then explains that he loves her no matter what and religion does not affect his affection towards her. Then Anna calls him one day to go to a convent where a nun tries to persuade Rasool to change his religion for marriage which Rasool declines. In the later part of the movie, we will understand that this nun is Anna's elder sister who had gone to convent after a love failure. Ashley who had a soft corner for her doesnot reveal it to her even after knowing about her love failure. The rest of the movie are the incidents happening with Anna & Rasool, their love for each other and to those close to them. But in the climax due to some misunderstanding, Anna suicides, and this events take a toll for Rasool. The next year Ashley come back again for an another leave and says that he has got back his girl none other than Anna's elder sister to whom he finally reveals his love and she joins him leaving the convent life. He asks everybody where rasool is but could not find him.