After the highly disappointing Ramzan season, Malayalam Cinema is all set to welcome the Onam season with huge hope. The industry will witness some prestigious projects hitting the theatres for Onam.
It is the biggest releasing season for the industry and Onam is
one of those seasons which strongly influence the overall
economical status of the Malayalam movie industry. But since last
few years, no blockbusters have happened in the Onam
Some of the factors which badly affect the Onam movie market is
doubtlessly the downfall in the quality of movies, increasing
numbers of Television movie premieres and last but not the least,
But this time, the scenario is expected to take a different
turn, as some highly anticipated bid budget films are releasing for
Utopiayile Rajavu, Double
Barrel etc are some of the big projects which await the
Along with the expensive films, some small projects are also
getting ready to hit the theatres for this Onam; which is
doubtlessly commendable. But there are also chances to postpone the
releases due to various reasons.
Some other projects, which were expected to release this season,
will hit the theatres a week after Onam. As per the sources,
Life Of Josutty and Amar
Akbar Anthony are the two projects which are expected to
be released immediately after Onam.
Check out the slides to know the movies which will hit
the theatres for Onam....
Mohanlal starrer Loham, written and directed by
Ranjith, is expected to hit the theatres on August 20th. The movie,
which is said to be an action-thriller, will have Andrea Jeremiah
in the female lead.
The Mammootty starrer movie, directed by Kamal, is expected to
release for August 27th, the Uthradam day. Utopiayile
Rajavu, written by PS Rafeeq, will have Jewel Mary in the
Double Barrel, the multi-starrer movie directed by Lijo Jose
Pellissery, will hit the theatres on August 27th. The movie will
have Prithviraj, Indrajith, Arya, Asif Ali, and Sunny Wayne in the
Jamnapyari, the Kunchacko Boban starrer directed by
Thomas Sebastian will be released for Onam. The actual release date
is yet to be announced. Former Miss Kerala Gayathri Suresh makes
her acting debut with the movie.
Kunjiramayanam, the comedy entertainer directed by
newcomer Basil Joseph is also expected to release for Onam. The
movie will have Vineeth Sreenivasan, Dhyan Sreenivasan, Aju
Varghese, and Srinda Ashab in the lead roles.
Amar Akbar Anthony
The movie, which marks the directorial debut of Nadhirshah, was
initially slated for Onam. The team reportedly shifted the release
post Onam, to avoid the clash with Prithviraj and Indrajith's
Life Of Josutty
The Dileep starrer movie, directed by Jeethu Joseph is expected
to release immediately after Onam. Initially, the team was planning
for an Onam release; but dropped the idea due to technical