Jacobinte Swargarajyam This Vineeth Srinivasan's film is inspired from a real-life incident from his close friend's life. It is believed that the movie had a budget of 12. The story revolves around the Jacob family who are well-off and settled in Dubai. Pulimurugan Last but not the least, here is the biggest movie of the year. Ironically, most movies of Big M's did not fare well in box office this year.
They had to add some artificial fiction and romance to make the movie more entertaining. Pulimurugan showed that such big action entertainers are possible in Malayalam film industry, as well. Puthiya Niyamam is not your run-of-the-mill thriller, but one that belongs to a different category altogether. But just when shits about to go down, enters a dreamy voice on the phone that straightens everyone and everything out. Anuraga Karikkin Vellam is also not so expected hit of the year. This is the third back to back blockbuster for Mohanlal this year.
Though the movie does not much so-called cinematic ingradients, audience accepted the movie well. It was able to amass just over 14 crores from the Kerala boxoffice. From commercially successful movies to critically acclaimed movies, the industry witnessed some fabulous movies in 2016. It stars Mohanlal, Rekha, Murali, Nedumudi Venu, Sukumaran, Karamana Janardanan Nair, Sukumari, Kaviyoor Ponnamma, K. Set in the 1980s, Ore Mukham tells the story of campus life, ragging and a murder. The year 2016 is slowly coming to an end and as far as the Malayalam film industry is concerned, the year has been an eventful one.
No matter how small their screen time is, each and every person's personality has been so carefully crafted. Anuraga Karikkin Vellam Anuraga Karikkin Vellam is family entertainer starring , , , Rejisha Vijayan and in lead roles. Verdict: Hit Budget: 2 Crores Collection: 16. Guppy Undoubtedly is the best film of this year so far and unfortunately did not get the deserving accolades from box office. Action Hero Biju 's character, sub-inspector Biju Paulose in Action Hero Biju, was very much appreciated.
Ann Mariya Kalippilanu A young Ann Mariya fails to qualify for the long-jump school team because her sports teacher is intent on punishing her. Thoppil Joppan starrer pooja release started its box office journey quite well. Mohanlal plays the character of a blind man, Jayaraman who has special skills eventhough he is blind. The film paid tribute to Purushan, who died in December 2015 while the film was in post-production. Soothing music and strong story really attributed to make such a wonderful movie. Whether it is thrillers, women-centric movies, or plain light-hearted comedies, our film industries have a large variety to offer. Pretham starrer psycho thriller movie has opened the box office with an average first day.
It has collected over 14 crores from Kerala boxoffice during its lifetime run. The movie has been in news since the time it went on floors and is one of the anticipated projects of the year. The budget of the movie is around 2 crores and it has collected 16. This intensed movie was telling the story of forgotten place Kammatipadam and the lives of people who lived there. Verdict: Hit Budget: Unknown Collection: 7. Anoop Menon's natural talent and Bhama's acting skills give this movie a must watch tag.
After 30 days of it release the movie collected over 10 crores, which is quite good for a low budget movie. An uncomplicated story replete with love, anger, denial, fear and many more emotions, it is definitely one of this year's best. Pinneyum A classic Adoor Gopalkrishnan film after a 8-year sabbatical, Pinneyum tells the story of an unemployed man in his thirties who is struggling to prove everyone wrong. Even after passing halfway mark this year, many movies had disappointed the audiences. The success of movies like Anuraga Karikkin Vellam and Happy Wedding shows that good movies always get credited in Kerala Boxoffice. Maheshinte Prathikaaram Fahadh Faasil's effortless acting, Aparna's nonchalance and the lingering effect of a simple story, Maheshinte Prathikaaram offers this and so much more.
Oozham As expected the hit combo Jeethu Joseph - movie has started it box office journey in a high note. With a strong cast to boast of, the best thing to look forward to in this film is definitely Tovino Thomas' enchanting transformation and the little mischievousness of the characters. Rajiv asks Maggie can you love me like Annie likes her son, ending off with it as a highly emotional ending. The movie was made with a budge of 7. Lead actors , Vinayakan and Manikandan Achari delivered memorable performance in this film. The movie, which is expected to be a full-on comedy entertainer by the New York-based filmmaker will hit the screens soon. After the release of some blockbuster hits, the year 2015 is ending on a good note for Malayalam entertainment industry.
Malgudi Days Another blockbuster film from the Malayalam film industry, Malgudi Days is based on a real-life incident and revolves around the Malgudi Residential School in Vagamon. Vasuki gets gang raped by her neighbors. From Gujarati to Marathi, Telugu to , every film industry in our country produces some great stories every year. The story revolves around the friendship and love of a 28 year old girl and a 23 year old boy from different religions and problems they face in the society. Verdict: Superhit Budget: Unknown Collection: 16. In a nutshell, it's worth your time and energy.