Malayalam Movies in Theaters, TV Channels 2018 festival releases

Vishu release Malayalam movies are now talk of Mollywood film industry with many films getting released in April – May months. Easter release movies in Malayalam has been done few days back and now it’s time for Vishu releases in Kerala. Vacation and Vishu season comes up in April – May 2018 with lot of new release Malayalam cinemas in Television channels and Multiplex theaters in Kerala. Festival release Malayalam movies is done at this time to ensure that maximum number of viewers come to watch it at theaters during this time.

Many Malayalam movies will be released in cinema theaters in Kerala during this peak season to get maximum box office collection.  Tamil, Hindi (Bollywood) English (Hollywood) films will be released during this festival season in Kerala. Latest list of new release films in Kerala is announced by most popular Television channels for Easter, Vishu 2018 and vacation during April, May months.

New Malayalam cinemas get released during different festival times such as Vishu, Onam, Christmas, Bakrid, Easter, Pooja holidays, Diwali (Deepavali) .etc. Another way for family audience to watch movies is through Television channels. Other than Malayalam films lot of new Hindi, Tamil (Kollywood), Telugu (Tollywood) films also get released during this occasion. This year in 2018 there will be lot of new Malayalam movies shown in Kerala TV Channels like Asianet, Asianet movies, Surya TV, Surya Movies, Kairali TV, Flowers TV, Amrita TV during Easter, Vishu 2018 season.

Now recently released films are purchased by channels through Satellite rights. New Mollywood films released months back will be shown in Channels as Premiere Blockbusters release.

Also we will keep you updated on latest Mollywood films released during Easter – Vishu festival in April 2018. Let us get to know more about Festival release Malayalam movies in Kerala during Christmas – New Year 2018 celebration.

Along with this lot of new releases of malayalam actors and actresses will come up for Christmas release in Multiplexes, Cinema theaters allover Kerala.

Vishu premiere Malayalam movies in TV Channels

Mini screen will be enriched with latest release films in Mollywood during 2018 Easter and Vishu season . Many new Festival release Malayalam movies will be telecast by most channels during this time.

2018 Vishu – Easter Premiere movies list

Complete chart list of 2018 Vishu – Easter premiere Malayalam Premiere Movies in TV Channels are as follows. Timings of movies and dates are updated.

Asianet Channel

  • Aadu 2 – Jayasurya starring film will be Vishu release premiere in Asianet channel on Vishu 2018. Aadu 2 movie will be shown at 6.30 pm in Asianet on Sunday 15th April 2018 (15-4-18).
  • Udaharanam Sujata – Manju Warrier starring Udaharanam Sujata will be Vishu 2018 release.

Amrita TV

  • Mohanlal starring Velipdainte Pusthakam will be telecast on 15 April 2018 in Amrita tv channel. (Pranav Mohanlal’s movie Aadhi has been rescheduled to another date.)

Mazhavil Manorama

  • Shikkari Shambhu – Kunchakko Boban. Director Sugeeth. Comedy entertainer film will be Vishu film in 2018 for Manorama channel.
  • Rama leela will be Vishu release movie in Mazhavil Manorama channel.- Dileep, Prayaga Martin. Director – Arun Gopy. Producer – Tomichan Mulakuppadam

Surya TV

  • Punyalan Private limited at 9.00 am
  • Vimaanam
  • Thaana Serntha Koottam

Amritha TV

  • Aadhi on Vishu (15 April 2018)

Zee TV Malayalam

Zee Malayalam will start telecast in Kerala from Onam 2018 during August only. Zee Malayalam has postponed it’s launch from April Vishu time to Onam

2018 Festival Release Malayalam movies in Theaters

In this article we are going to update telecast timings of Vishu and Easter TV shows, programs, movies in Malayalam channels and latest releasing movies in Cinema theaters.


Manju Warrier starring ‘Mohanlal’ movie as a Lalettan fan is getting lot of good responses. It has lot of humor and fan worship of Meenutty (Manju Warrier) for great Super Star Mohanlal.

Rating is 3/5

Kammara Sambhavam

Dileep starring Kammara Sambhavam is getting bad reports from audience. It is also getting negative reviews from audience.

Rating is 1.5/5


Based on Ramesh Pisharody’s script a Malayalam film Panchavarnathatha was rel;eased with Kunchakko Boban and Jayaram in lead roles. Rating is 2/5


Cast – Mammootty, Pallavi, Miya George, Siddique. Director – Sharrath Sandith. Release date – 31 March 2018. Rating is 2.5/5

Orayiram Kinakkalal

Actor Biju Menon starring movie Orayiram Kinakkalal has actress Sakshi Agarwal as heroine. Other cast are Kalabhavan Shajon, Saikumar.

Rating 2/5


Sreehalli is a movie from Director Sachinraj with actor Unni Lalu in lead role. Cast includes Rajeev Rajan, Ajay, Sarath, Bichal Mohammed.

Rating 2.5/5

Suvarna Purushan

Innocent is acting as a theater operator Rappayi in movie Suvarna Purushan. Cast – Innocent, Lena, Sreejith Ravi. Director – Sunil Puveily. Kerala transgender Anjali Ameer is acting in Malayalam cinema Suvarna Purushan in a lead role. In Mammootty starring film ‘Peranbu’ she is doing a role of heroine.

Rating 2.5/5

Anjali Ameer photo from Peranbu with Mammootty. She is one of the most beautiful transgender women in Kerala.


Kerala actor Indrans received Best actor award for his performance in movie Aalorukkam. In this movie he is doing role of an Ottanthullal artiste.

Rating 3.5/5

Easter 2018 release Malayalam films

Kuttanadan Marpappa

Cast – Kunchacko Boban, Aditi Ravi, Shanti Krishna, Salim Kumar. Director – Sreejith Vijayan. Release date was 31 March 2018. Based on Review of Kuttanadan Marpappa is a watchable movie with a an average first half and interesting second half with climax. Rating is 3 / 5.

vishu easter Festival Release Malayalam movies 2018

Sudani from Nigeria

Cast – Soubin Shahir, Samuel Abiola Robinson. Director – Zakariya. Release date – 23 March 2018. This movie is now in Box office collection Top charts with rating as high as 4.5/5 due to it’s good script, way of telling story.

Swathandrayam Ardarathriyil

Cast – Antony Varghese, Chemban Vinod, Vinayakan. Release date 29 March 2018. It’s getting good reports and rating is 3.5/5.


Malayalam film “Ira” starring Gokul Suresh, Unni Mukundan, Miya George, Niranjana Anoop is getting good reviews from audience. It is a suspense thriller.


Actor Jayasurya, Anu Sithara movie ‘Captain’ which tells story of football player Sathyan is also running in theatergoers. It is an average film with real-life story which is not a good entertaining one during this vacation. Other than that it’s a good film.

Poomaram movie

Long awaited Poomaram of Kalidas Jayaram got released in March 2018. Poomaram movie actress is Architha Anishkumar in lead role with Kalidas. Director of Poomaram is Abrid Shine. Rating is 3.5/5. This is a simple story presented in a good way. But in theaters it was not able to get good collection.

New Christmas Malayalam movies in 2017

Mammootty’s Masterpiece

Master piece cast includes Mammootty,  Poonam Bajwa, Varalakshmi Sharathkumar, Suraj Venjaramoodu, Unni Mukundan, Gokul Suresh,Mukesh.


Vimaanam movie cast includes Sudheer Karamana, Shanti Krishna, Nedumudi Venu.

Aadu 2

Aadu 2 cast includes Vijay Babu, Saiju Kuruppu, Renji Panicker, Vineeth Mohan, Dharmajan Bolgatty, Bhagath Manuel, Harikrishnan.


Actress Aishwarya Lekshmi is heroine of Mayaanadhi movie with actor Tovino Thomas as hero.

Aana Alaralodalaral of Vineeth Sreenivasan

Aana Alaralodalaral is new Malayalam movie of actor Vineeth Sreenivasan with actress Anu Sithara in lead role.

Ee Ma Yau (Esho Mariam Youseph)

Director is Lijo Jose Pellissery comes with Malayalam movie Esho Mariam Youseph.

Hey Jude

Malayalam movie Hey Jude has cast like Nivin Pauly, Trisha Krishnan.

Abhiyude Kadha Anuvinteyum

Cast of Abhiyude Kadha Anuvinteyum are Tovino Thomas, Piaa Bajpai.

Christmas releases in 2017

Festival release Malayalam movies

2017 Onam Release films

  • Velipadinte Pusthakam

  • Pullikkaran Stara

  • Adam Joan – Prithviraj movie

Prithviraj Movie Adam Joan (ആദം ജോൺ)

  • Njandukalude Naatil Oridavela

Set saree wearing actress, anchors are main attraction of Onam programs in TV channels. Lot of audience eagerly wait to watch Onam shows to see their favorite actresses wearing set mundu neriyathu or set saree looking like typical traditional Kerala beauties.

This year in September 2017 there will only few programs that includes presence of Malayalam actors, actresses. This is due to latest issues in malayalam cinema industry with arrest of actor Dileep and his involvement in actress attack case.