Most awaited Malayalam movies of 2018
Unlike 2017, many grand budget Malayalam movies including Odiyan, Kammara Sambhavam, Kayamkulam Kochunni, etc. are set to be released in 2018. Take a look at the list of most awaited Malayalam movies of the year.
Undoubtedly, Mohanlal’s Odiyan is the most anticipated movie of the year for various reasons including the physical efforts made by Mohanlal, grand budget and highly intriguing teasers. The movie is scripted by award-winning scenarist Harikrishnan and directed by debutant V A Shrikumar Menon. It has a stellar star cast that includes Manju Warrier, Prakash Raj, Innocent, Siddique, Narain, Santhosh Keezhattoor, Sana Althaf and Kailash.
Bilal John Kurishingal from the Malayalam movie Big B, released back in 2007, is one of the most stylish characters ever enacted by Mammootty. When Bilal makes a comeback any movie lovers, especially Bilal admirers, won’t be able to hold the excitement for sure. However, more details regarding the movie, which will be produced and directed by Amal Neerad, are yet to be announced.
3. Kammara Sambhavam
The posters and location stills that are released so far of this Dileep starrer are enough to make movie buffs excited. The movie is scripted by Murali Gopy and directed by Ad filmmaker turned director Rathish Ambat. Many big stars including Siddharth, Siddique, Bobby Simha, Simarjeet Singh Nagra, Namitha Pramod and Shraddha Srinath are part of this big budget movie.
4. Kayamkulam Kochunni
Kayamkulam Kochunni is a period film, which will be shot in a grand budget. Many talented technicians are working hard behind and in front of the camera for this movie. The movie is written by Bobby – Sanjay and directed by Rosshan Andrrews. Sensational actor Nivin Pauly is enacting the title role of Kochunni in it. It is worth mentioning that the actor has undergone Kalaripayattu training for performing the character flawlessly.
Anwar Rasheed is a director who has made movies that satisfies critics and audience alike. He is donning director’s hat again after a long gap of 5 years for the movie Trance starring Fahadh Faasil in the lead role. It also stars Vinayakan, Soubin Shahir, Sreenath Bhasi, Chemban Vinod and Alphonse Puthren in pivotal roles. The crew of the movie includes some big names including Resul Pookutty and Amal Neerad.
Captain is a biographical sports film based on the real-life story of V P Sathyan, legendary Kerala footballer. The movie, which features Jayasurya in the lead role, is written and directed by debutant Prajesh Sen. It also features Anu Sithara, Renji Panicker, Siddique, Deepak Parambol, Saiju Kurup and Lakshmi Sharma in important roles. Mammootty is appearing in a cameo role in the film.
When Ramesh Pisharody, a talented stage artist who can convert any serious occasions into lighthearted moments, directs a movie for the first time, we all can expect a thoroughly entertaining one for sure. Jayaram and Kunchacko Boban play lead roles in the film. The movie, scripted by Hari P Nair, also features Anusree, Salim Kumar and Dharmajan Bolgatty in important roles.