Do movies inspire you or motivate you for the good? The answer would be a big yes, since certain Indian movies, including Malayalam movies have had the capability to inspire a million people through their narrative.
The most recently released Aby, directed by debutant
Srikant Murali and featuring Vineeth Sreenivasan is the latest
addition to the list of Malayalam movies that went on to inspire
the audiences. Reportedly, the film narrates the motivational tale
of a boy named Aby, who aims to build an aeroplane of his
The viewers are praising the positivity in Aby, which
indirectly suggests that your dreams don't have barriers. With the
new generation wave hitting the shores of Mollywood, movies of this
genre also flourished in the industry.
We, the audiences of Kerala have got the chance to witness some
amazing motivational tales in this decade, so far. Here, we take
you through some of the Malayalam movies of this decade that
Ayaalum Njanum Thammil (2012)
This film written by Bobby-Sanjay team and directed by Lal Jose
definitely tops the list. Ayaalum Njanum Thammil narrated
the tale of the evolution of a responsible doctor. The film, which
narrates the story of Dr Ravi Tharakan, takes us through the
various stages of his life and shows how a good doctor is
Usthad Hotel (2012)
How can we miss out this film, directed by Anwar Rasheed, which
sent out a very important message to the society? The film did go
on to become an inspiring one, with certain impactful factors that
the movie narrated in its due course of journey.
1983 had a simple story, which was narrated in an
effective way. The film did narrate a motivating tale without going
preachy anywhere. Rameshan portrayed by Nivin Pauly, who was once a
local cricketer, discovers his young son's talent in playing
cricket and how he achieves his dream through his son has been
effectively portrayed in this film.
Su..Su..Sudhi Valmeekam (2015)
We can feel the positivity while watching this film, directed by
Ranjith Sankar. The movie, narrated the tale of a person called
Sudhi Valmeekam, who has stammering issues. How he overcomes that
problem and leads a successful life in future has been told in an
impressive way in this Jayasurya starrer.
Mili is one of the most under-rated movies of this
decade. The movie is a well-crafted tale of a girl called Mili,
whose mind is filled with negativity and has inferiority complex.
How she overcomes all these problems and starts a venture of her
own, has been narrated in this movie in the most inspirational
Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho (2016)
The film, directed by Sidhartha Siva narrated the tale of a boy
whose biggest aim in the life is to travel in an aeroplane.
Kunchacko Boban portrayed the role of a person who supports the boy
in his mission. The film, which had a very captivating narrative,
did focus on Paulo Coelho's quote. ‘When you want something all the
universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.'
Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna Bhoomi (2013)
Dulquer Salmaan starrer Neelakasham Pachakadal Chuvanna
Bhoomi, is often considered as just a road movie. This film
had inspired many to hit the roads but beyond that the movie had
narrated the importance of understanding the value of your loved
ones and at the same time put forward the fact that anger shouldn't
drive you all the times.
Not all the Malayalam movies mentioned in the above list went on to become big hits at the box office. But, most of them did go on to make a lasting impact in the minds of the audiences.