The month of September is coming to an end and it has been an eventful one for the Malayalam film industry. The industry did witness the release of a good number of movies, which definitely turned out be an energy booster for Mollywood.
Before we step in to the next month, here we take you through a
monthly round-up, which would also show the movie of the month and
the star of the month. Take a look..
Most Popular Movie Of The Month
No prizes for guessing the winner. It's none other than the
Mohanlal starrer Oppam which is our choice for the most
popular movie of the month. The film has had a phenomenal run at
the box-office and is still going rock-steady. Oppam, is
slowly nearing the 30-Crore mark.
The Star Of The Month
The month of September was all about Mohanlal. The actor had two
big releases in the form of Janatha Garage and
Oppam. While Janatha Garage created records in
the Telugu film industry, it was Oppam that became a big
hit in Malayalam. He has once again proved his phenomenal star
Big News Of The Month
One particular news came in as a big surprise for all. It was
the announcement about Prithviraj's directorial debut that hogged
the limelight in the past month. Prithviraj is all set to direct
Mohanlal in his debut directorial venture, which has been titled as
Box Office Hits Of The Month
Month of September was a fruitful one for Malayalam film
industry. Oppam is the biggest hit of the season and apart
from that, films like Oozham, Welcome To Central Jail and
Oru Muthassi Gadha are also doing good business at the box
Comeback Of The Month
Kunchacko Boban's Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho marked
the comeback of the banner Udaya pictures. The film received
excellent reviews and is doing decent business at main centres like
Ernakulam, Trivandrum etc.
Song Of The Month
Much like the movie, the songs of the film Oppam have
also entered the chartbusters. Minungum Minnaminunge and
Chinnama Adi.., both the songs from the film are our
choices for the songs of the month.
The Onam season witnessed the arrival of films like Oppam,
Oozham, Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho, Welcome to Central Jail, Oru
Muthassi Gadha etc.
Apart from that, the dubbed version of Mohanlal's Janatha
Garage, also hit the theatres, early this month. Vikram
starrer Irumugan, was the major Tamil movie release in the
But, in all aspects, it has to be said that the month entirely belonged to Oppam and Mohanlal. The film has marked the big comeback of Priyadarshan in Malayalam after a series of flops. In all probabilities, the film might end up becoming the biggest hit in the history of Malayalam cinema.