Malayalam movie industry is likely to witness a star war this Vishu. Ennum Eppozhum, the upcoming Mohanlal-Manju Warrier starrer movie and Bhaskar The Rascal, the upcoming Mammootty-Nayantara starrer flick, are reportedly slated to release for Vishu 2015. If things fall in place, both the movies will be releasedat the same time.
Mammootty and Mohanlal didn't have a joint release in 2014. In 2011, the stars had clashed at box office, with the movies Venicile Vyapari and Arabiyum Ottakavum P Madhavan Nairum. In 2012, Mammootty and Mohanlal locked horns with Bavuttiyude Namathil and Karma Yodha.
It was a lucky year for Mammootty, who tasted success with Munnariyippu and Varsham. For Mohanlal, 2014 was a very bad year; as all his releases, including Mr Fraud, Koothara and Peruchazhi flopped at box office.
Ennum Eppozhum is directed by Sathyan Anthikad and penned by Ranjan Pramod. The movie will have Reenu Mathews, Innocent, Lena etc in other pivotal roles. Sameer Thahir handles the cinematography and Vidyasagar composes the music. The movie is produced by Antony Perumbavoor under the banner Ashirwad Cinemas.
Bhaskar The Rascal
Bhaskar The Rascal is a family entertainer written and directed by Siddique. The movie will have Harisree Ashokan, Janardhanan, Saju Navodaya, Master Sanoop and Baby Anikha in other pivotal roles. Vijay Ulaganath handles the cinematography and Deepak Dev composes the music. The movie produced by Anto Joseph, under the banner Anto Joseph Film Company.