Top rated Malayalam Adventure Movies So Far: From Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu to My Dear Kuttichathan

When compared to other types of fiction, adventures are still relatively undiscovered. However, the Malayalam film industry has always been praised for its excellent Adventure movies. The top Malayalam language action movies are presented below. Check it out.

Top rated Malayalam Adventure Movies

Movie Title Year Language Genre Director Main Cast Production Company
Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu 2017 Malayalam Comedy-Drama Ranjan Pramod Biju Menon, Aju Varghese, Hannah Reji Koshy 100th Monkey Movies
Shikkari Shambhu 2018 Malayalam Comedy-Thriller Sugeeth Kunchacko Boban, Sshivada, Vishnu Unnikrishnan, Hareesh Kanaran, Alphy Panjikaran Angel Maria Cinemas
Neerali 2018 Malayalam Thriller Ajoy Varma Mohanlal, Parvathy Nair, Nadiya Moitu Moonshot Entertainment
C/O Saira Banu 2017 Malayalam Legal Drama Antony Sony Manju Warrier, Amala Akkineni, Shane Nigam
Rani Padmini 2015 Malayalam Drama Aashiq Abu Manju Warrier, Rima Kallingal Fort Entertainment
Carbon 2018 Malayalam Adventure-Thriller Venu Fahadh Faasil, Mamta Mohandas
Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi 2015 Malayalam Fantasy-Adventure Anil Radhakrishnan Menon Kunchacko Boban, Bharath, Sunny Wayne, Nedumudi Venu, Chemban Vinod, Reenu Mathews, Jacob Gregory, Sudheer Karamana Global United Media
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi 2013 Malayalam Road Adventure Sameer Thahir Dulquer Salmaan, Sunny Wayne, Dhritiman Chatterjee, Surja Bala Hijam
Iblis 2018 Malayalam Fantasy-Comedy Rohith V. S. Asif Ali, Madonna Sebastian Ichais Productions
Adharvam 1989 Malayalam Drama Dennis Joseph Mammootty, K. B. Ganesh Kumar, Charuhasan, Silk Smitha, Thilakan, Parvathy Jayaram
North 24 Kaatham 2013 Malayalam Adventure-Drama Anil Radhakrishnan Menon Fahadh Faasil, Nedumudi Venu, Swathi Reddy
My Dear Kuttichathan 1984 Malayalam Fantasy Jijo Punnoose Jagadish, Zainuddin Navodaya Studio

Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu

Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu is an Indian comedy-drama movie from 2017 written and directed by Ranjan Pramod and made by 100th Monkey Movies. The film has Aju Varghese and Hannah Reji Koshy in minor roles alongside lead actor Biju Menon. Bijibal wrote all of the music for the film, including the songs.

Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu

Baiju, a patron of the local sports club in his native Kerala, is the protagonist of this story. The Indian premiere of Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu took place on April 21, 2017.

Best Film with Popular Appeal and Aesthetic Value, Best Sync Sound (for Smijith Kumar), and Best Child Artist (for Nakshatra) were all awards that the film took home from the Kerala State Film Awards.

Shikkari Shambhu

Shikkari Shambhu is a comedic thriller released in India in 2018 and made in Malayalam. It was written and directed by Sugeeth.

Shikkari Shambhu

Kunchacko Boban, Sshivada, Vishnu Unnikrishnan, Hareesh Kanaran, and Alphy Panjikaran star in the film as the main characters. Angel Maria Cinemas was produced and released by S. K. Lawrence.


Neerali is a Malayalam film directed by Ajoy Varma of Bollywood. Mohanlal, Parvathy Nair, and Nadiya Moitu play key parts in the movie.


Santhosh T’s Moonshot Entertainment label. Saju Thomas penned the screenplay for a Kuruvila production. On July 11, 2018, Neerali was unveiled to the public. There was a lot of hope riding on this movie, but it bombed at the box office.

C/O Saira Banu

C/O Saira Banu is a legal drama film released in 2017 in India’s Malayalam language and directed by Antony Sony. Leading roles are played by Manju Warrier, Amala Akkineni, and Shane Nigam.


Amala makes her long-awaited comeback to Malayalam cinema with this flick. On its March 17th, 2017, release date in India, it was met with enthusiasm from audiences and praise from critics. Both audiences and critics enjoyed the film.

Rani Padmini

Aashiq Abu’s Rani Padmini is a 2015 Indian Malayalam film starring Manju Warrier and Rima Kallingal. Fort Entertainment’s production. Syam Pushkaran and Ravisankar (writer and director) penned the screenplay.

Rani Padmini

Bijibal wrote the music for the film. It’s a feminist depiction of two women from different social classes making their way to an emotional awakening. Narendra Prasad is honored in this film. On October 23, 2015, the movie first hit theatres.


Carbon is a 2018 Indian Malayalam-language adventure thriller written and directed by Venu and starring Fahadh Faasil and Mamta Mohandas. In search of a long-lost treasure, the film follows Sebastian and Sameera on an adventure into the heart of a forest.


The cinematographer was K. U. Mohanan, while Vishal Bhardwaj and Bijibal wrote the music and songs. Most of the film was shot in North Kerala’s hilly terrain between August and October 2017.

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Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi

Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi is a 2015 Indian Malayalam-language fantasy-adventure film written and directed by Anil Radhakrishnan Menon. In addition to Kunchako Boban, Bharath, Sunny Wayne, Nedumudi Venu, Chemban Vinod, Reenu Mathews, Jacob Gregory, and Sudheer Karamana, the film also stars an ensemble cast.

Lord Livingstone 7000 Kandi

Working for Global United Media, Prem Menon was the film’s producer. Sushin Shyam wrote the score, while Rex Vijayan composed the music. On October 16, 2015, the film was finally released.

Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi

Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi is a road adventure film from 2013 directed by Sameer Thahir and co-produced by Hashir Mohamed in the Indian language Malayalam. Supporting parts are played by Dhritiman Chatterjee and Surja Bala Hijam, and the film’s main cast includes Dulquer Salmaan and Sunny Wayne.

The novel Long Way Down served as the basis for the film. The film was a huge success in Kerala, and it has a devoted fan base among the state’s younger audiences. The film was shot between February and June of 2013 in the northeastern state of Nagaland.

Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi)


Set in eight different Indian states, including Kerala, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, West Bengal, Nagaland, and Sikkim, the film was shot in their actual locations.

Kasi (Dulquer Salmaan) and Suni (Sunny Wayne) are two guys who hit the road and go all the way from Kerala to Nagaland. In 2021, a Hindi version, Pyaar Ka Toofan (Love Storm), was released. The movie has amassed a massive fan base and cult status.


Iblis is a 2018 Indian Malayalam-language fantasy comedy film directed by Rohith V. S., starring Asif Ali and Madonna Sebastian. Ichais Productions oversaw the production of this movie. On August 3, 2018, the movie was released.



Adharvam is a drama film released in 1989 in India in the Malayalam language and starring Mammootty, K. B. Ganesh Kumar, Charuhasan, Silk Smitha, Thilakan, and Parvathy Jayaram.


It was directed by Dennis Joseph and written by Shibu Chakravarthy. Mammootty portrayed the mysterious tantric ritualist Anantha Padmanabhan. Ilaiyaraaja composed all of the film’s music, including the songs.

North 24 Kaatham

North 24 Kaatham is a 2013 Indian Malayalam language adventure drama film written and directed by newcomer Anil Radhakrishnan Menon. Fahadh Faasil, Nedumudi Venu, and Swathi Reddy play the main characters in the film.

North 24 Kaatham

Govind Vasantha composed the musical score. On Onam the 15th of September 2013, the film was released. Critics praised the film, and it took home the trophy for best Malayalam feature at the National Film Awards. One of the most iconic films of the Malayalam New Wave.

My Dear Kuttichathan

My Dear Kuttichathan is a 1984 Indian Malayalam-language fantasy film directed by Jijo Punnoose and produced by his father, Navodaya Appachan, under Navodaya Studio. It was the first feature picture shot entirely in 3D in India.

Raghunath Paleri wrote the screenplay, and the movie follows the adventures of three kids who free a magical indigenous genie named Kuttichathan from the clutches of an evil sorcerer and become fast friends with the genie.

Ilaiyaraaja composed the score for the film, which also features work by Ashok Kumar on photography and T. R. Shekhar on editing. In it, Jagadish and Zainuddin made their first appearances as actors.

My Dear Kuttichathan_

The movie was a hit with audiences and made over 2.5 crores at the box office. It was the first Malayalam film to feature Dolby Digital Surround, and a recut version was released in 1997.

In 1997, a Hindi adaptation, Chhota Chetan, was released and was similarly a financial success at the box office, earning 1.30 crore. The addition of Urmila Matondkar’s scenes came much later.

In 2010, it was re-released as Chutti Chathan with new scenes starring Prakash Raj and Santhanam in Tamil. As of the 25th of August, 2011, a remastered version was published with new material.

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