Today (15 August), India is celebrating its 69th Independence Day. Indian cinema has witnessed a lot of movies based on patriotism. Many have won accolades and some just came and vanished. But still, people love to watch such movies.
As far as Malayalam industry is concerned, there are a few but worth-watching patriotic movies. Some are very popular, while some are not. In Mollywood, Mammootty and Mohanlal have done movies which have patriotism as its subject.
Major Ravi was the director who incorporated the theme of patriotism more into Malayalam films. His combo with Mohanlal gave birth to many such movies which inspired its audience. Kandakar, Kurukshetra and Keetichakra are a few among them.
Mohanlal was awarded the Colonel rank by the military taking into consideration of all his patriotic movies. He was assigned as the brand ambassador to attract youngsters to come into military. Currently, Mohanlal works for the regiment placed at Kannur.
Bollywood, Tamil and Kannada too have patriotic movies credited to their list. Bhagat Singh, Border, LOC, etc., are some of the popular patriotic Bollywood movies. Mudhalvan, Indian, Roja, Bombay, Veeraputhran, etc., are some of the movies in Tamil, and Muthina Haara, Veerapa Nayaka and AK 47 are the popular films in Kannada.
Click on the slideshow to know the popular Malayalam Patriotic Movies...