Feel-good films that won the hearts of Malayalam moviegoers
Feel good is a more popular genre in Malayalam film industry. Many Malayalam movies belonging to this genre have been reaching the audience from time to time. This article talks about some feel good Malayalam movies released in the last 10 years. Anjali Menon’s ‘Bangalore Days’ starring Dulquer Salmaan, Fahadh Faasil, Nivin Pauly, Nazriya Nazim and Parvathy Thiruvoth in lead roles is one of the feel good films that has won the hearts of the Malayalam movie audience.
Ustad Hotel starring Dulquer Salmaan and Thilakan is one of the films that Malayalam moviegoers always want to watch. Directed by Anwar Rasheed and written by Anjali Menon, the film is produced by Listin Stephen. The film ‘Premam’ directed by Alphonse Puthran starring Nivin Pauly in the central role is also a film that belongs to the favorite genre of Malayalees. Produced by Anwar Rasheed, the film depicts the different stages of a person’s life.
‘Sudani from Nigeria’ is a film that shows the hospitality given by Keralites to a foreigner. Directed by Zakariya Muhammad, starring Soubin Sahir in the lead role, the film shows the protection and care given to a foreign footballer by his manager, a Keralite, when he gets injured. It is also a film that brought joy and pride to the hearts of Keralites.
Kumbalangi Nights, released in 2019, and The Great Indian Kitchen, released in 2021, are films that tell stories set in different family backgrounds. All these movies fall under the feel good category. Hridayam, directed by Vineeth Srinivasan is one of the most popular recent Malayalam films in the feel good category. The film starred Pranav Mohanlal, Darshana Rajendran and Kalyani Priyadarshan in the lead roles and became a huge success.