Cinema is all about entertainment. Love, Sentiments, Romance... all comes following cinema. There are different categories of films - Romantic, patriotic, comedy, tragedy and off-beat. People choose their category of movies and enjoy it.
It is a common factor that majority of the people enjoy romantic movies. Every industry has their own marked romantic movies. When it comes to Bollywood, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, Hum Aapke Hai Kaun, Veer Zaara, etc., bag the credits of popular romantic movies. Even Mollywood has the credit of having so many romantic movies.
There are many remarkable romantic movies in Malayalam. Thoovananthumbikal, Thattathin Marayathu, Sallapam and many more are categorised under romantic movies. These romantic movies have paved way to form many romantic couples in the industry. Mohanlal-Urvashi, Mammootty-Shobana, Vineeth-Monisha, Kunchacko Boban-Shalini, Prithviraj-Samvrutha Sunil are some of the romantic couples.
Romantic movies have great influence on people especially the younger generation. After the release of Aniyathipravu, many young people eloped with their loved ones. When Niram was released many friendships turned into a relationship. This shows how much people are influenced by movies.
Now let's take a look at some of the most popular romantic movies the Malayalam industry has witnessed so far. Click on the slideshow to continue reading...
Thoovanathumbikal is an all time evergreen romantic film the industry has ever witnessed. Mohanlal, Sumalatha and Parvathy played the lead roles in this Padmarajan directed movie. Jayakrishnan and Clara are still the romantic icons for today's generation.
This romantic movie had Kamal Hassan and Zarina Wahab playing the lead roles. Though it had a tragic ending, the romance portrayed in the film is still remembered by all.
This is another romantic movie that enthralled the audience with its anti-climax. Mohanlal and Ranjini played lead roles in this Priyadarshan directed movie.
Namukku Parkkan Munthiri Thoppukal
This movie is another evergreen romantic hit. Mohanlal and Shari played lead roles in this movie.
Sridevi and Aravind Swami played lead roles in this romantic movie. The movie was told in the backdrop of a Brahmin family.
Manju Warrier and Dileep were first seen together in this movie. The movie marked the beginning of their love story.
Ee Puzhayum Kadannu
This movie had Manju Warrier and Dileep in the lead roles. This was their second movie together.
Krishnagudiyil Oru Pranaya Kalathu
Jayaram and Manju Warrier played the lead roles in this romantic movie. Biju Menon was also seen in a pivotal role in this movie.
Mohanlal and Shobana played the lead roles in this romantic flick directed by Priyadarshan. It was also noticed for its comedy.
Prithviraj and Navya Nair made their debut performance as a pair with this movie directed by Ranjith. The movie portrayed a divine love between two people.
Kunchacko Boban, Preeti Jhangiani and Vineeth played the lead roles in this movie. The movie showcased the never ending love of a husband and wife.
The movie was the biggest hit of its time. Kunchacko Boban made his debut in the industry with this Fazil directed movie. Shalini played his heroine in this film. They were the best romantic pair of that period.
Shalini, Jomol and Kunchacko Boban played lead roles in this movie. The movie also had the theme of friendship.
Nayantara made her comeback in Malayalam with this movie directed by Siddique. Dileep played opposite her in this film. Mithra Kurien was also seen in a pivotal role.
This movie is the latest, added to the list of romantic movies. Directed by Vineeth Srenivasan, Nivin Pauly and Isha Talwar played the lead roles. This was Isha's debut movie in the industry.