Malayalam Movies 2018: Blockbuster, Avg and Hit Malayalam Movies

Malayalam Movies 2018: Blockbuster, Avg and Hit Malayalam Movies

18 Sep 18 @ 10:22 AM

2017 had been an year of experiments and novelty in Malayalam cinema, both in content and the making. Movies such as Thondimuthalum Driksashiyum, Take Off,  Angamaly Diaries and Parava which came out during the year are some of the finest movies that could match the world cinema in originality and subject matter and redefined the commercial Malayalam cinema. Mollywood is expected to continue this stride towards better and experimental filmmaking and more ingenious and path-breaking films in 2018. Some of the upcoming Malayalam movies, for that matter, are highly promising.

  • Most Awaited Malayalam Movies Of 2018

    A cluster of highly promising film of all genres including biographies, folk tales, epic dramas, fantasies and thrillers are in the pipeline and 2018 will undoubtedly be one glorious year for Mollywood. Interestingly, inspired by the whopping success of Mohanlal's 2016 blockbuster Pulimurugan, the producers have come out to cash in several big-budget ventures.

    Mamootty's period flick Mamaankam directed by Sajeev Pillai, Mohanlal's fantasy drama Odiyan directed by VA Shrikumar Menon, and Prithviraj's sci-fi thriller Nine and Nivin Pauly's Kayamkulam Kochunni which also stars Mohanlal in an extended cameo role are a few to films to name which are likely to be on the blockbuster chart of 2018 Malayalam cinema. Here is our list of the highly anticipated and much-awaited Malayalam movies which you shouldn't miss out in 2018.

  • Upcoming Malayalam Movies 2018

    Putting aside the biggies which are phenomenal in number for a small industry like Mollywood, there is also small and limited budget Malayalam films coming up aplenty in 2018 too. Ranging from rom-com and family drama to comedy thrillers and biopic, a flew of Malayalam films are announced with leading actors like Fahadh Faasil, Tovino Thomas, Nivin Pauly, Prithviraj, Unni Mukundan, Sunny Wayne, and even the Ms of the Mollywood Mohanlal and Mammootty starring in the main roles. Anjali Menon's untitled film, Sathyan Anthikad-Sreenivasan movie with Fahadh Faasil, Tovino Thomas' Oru Kuprasidha Payyan directed by Madhupal, Sunny Wayne's French Viplavam, Mohanlal's Neerali, and Mammootty's Abrahaminte Santhathikal are few of the upcoming Mollywood movies to watch out for in 2018. Take a look at rest of 2018 upcoming Malayalam films below.

  • Blockbuster Malayalam Films of 2018

    The start of 2018 saw a good number of highly awaited Malayalam films hitting theatres. But a majority of the films failed to impress the critics and couldn't pull the crowd to the cinemas as expected. However, a few films like Pranav Mohanlal's debut film Aadhi directed by Jeethu Joseph, Antony Varghese's Swathanthryam Ardharathriyil, an all-debutantes film Queen, and Lijo Jose Pelliserry's Ee. Ma. Yau made a mark for themselves at the box office raking in good numbers. Below are the list of blockbuster Malayalam Films of 2018.

  • Malayalam Hit Movies 2018

    On the other hand, a few movies, despite garnering highly mixed reviews from the critics, managed to strike a chord with the audience and therefore went on to fetch a decent box office collection. The following are the profitable fares of Malayalam cinema in 2018 which can be tagged under hit films of the year.

  • Average Malayalam Grossers of 2018

    Disappointingly, an average of the 2018 releases till date ended up as average grossers at the box office. While a surprising number of films were slammed by critics for being hackneyed and prosaic at a time when Malayalam films garner world's attention with stories and performances par excellence, some of them managed to stay on the safe side in terms of collection. Here is the list of average Malayalam grossers box office saw in 2018.

  • Critically Acclaimed Malayalam Films of 2018

    Although a number of Malayalam movies including as Sanal Kumar Sasidharan's S Durga, Venu's Carbon and Indrans starrer went on to impress the critics, it is Lijo Jose Pellisserry movie Ee. Ma. Yau which could be described along the lines of a dark satire on death and the life, that went to become the biggest critical success of the year which no other Malayalam movie of the recent years can claim. Check out other critically acclaimed Malayalam movies of the year below.

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