Festive times are special for the Malayalam movie industry. Especially Onam and Christmas are the peak periods for the movie industry; as these are the seasons which will have the maximum movies releasing in a year.
But this time, it will be a dull Christmas season for Malayalam movies. As of now, most of the highly anticipated projects, including Lailaa O Lailaa, Fireman, Mili, Picket 43, Ivan Maryada Raman etc, which were expected to hit the theatres for Christmas, has postponed their releases into January 2015.
As of now, Cousins and Aamayum Muyalum are the movies which hit the theatres for Christmas. But both the movies earned highly negative reviews from the audience and critics and has already declared as flops. Nagara Varidhi Naduvil Njan, which stars Sreenivasan and Sangitha in the lead roles, is expected to be released tomorrow.
The popular movies which were slated to hit the theatres for Christmas, postponed the releases due to the lag in the filming and post-production works. So, it will be a dull Christmas for the Malayalam movie audience.