1. Udhayananu Tharam
The legendary duo of ‘
’ and ‘
’ was the central characters in this film. Directed by
, this film was released back in 2005. It was a story about a scriptwriter and his life problems. The movie was completely related to Malayalam movie industry, and the film was a hit among people.
2. Kattappanayile Rithwik Roshan
This film, directed by ‘
’ is a relatively new one in this list. Released in 2016, it talks about a person who is trying to get into the big screen as a major actor. Actor ‘
’ played the title character.
Based on the life story of the very first person in Malayalam filmmaking, J C Daniel, this film showed us all the difficulties faced by a man who wants to see his dream come alive.
played the role of J C Daniel, and it was turning point in his career as an actor.
Director Ranjith, in his film ‘Thirakkatha’, talks about old actresses, who were filled on the big screen during their olden times, and how they are out of the industry during their old age, completely forgotten by the masses.
5. Best Actor
Another story about a person who wants to be a film star. Superstar ‘
’ played the central role in this 2010 hit. He is a determined fellow, and through his hard times finds a way to reach his dreams.
directed this wonderful family film based on the movie industry.
This film showcases the problem of a newly married couple rather than a film based on the movie industry. But it is the movie industry that changes their life at the end of the film. ‘’ and
played the title characters in this movie. It was released back in 2011.
’ played the lead role in this 2014 release. Even though the film was not a big hit, director ‘
’ managed to make a fun entertainer for the viewers. It talks about the story of a dog trainer and his dog in the film industry.
A film which talks about two friends and their passion for becoming film stars. Actress Mythili turned her film career through her performance in this film. Maqbool Salman played another important character in this 2012 release.
9. Chathikatha Chandhu
A fun packed movie with a lot of laughs describes this movie completely. ‘
’ played the title character along with
. The film was not a hit among the audiences due to its lack of strong storyline. It talks about the problems faced by a film crew who are making a supernatural movie.
10. Lekhayude Maranam Oru Flashback
It is a 1983 hit film, which talks about an actress’s suicide and the recurring events. Lekha, played by ‘
’, climbed the ladder of success through hard work, one day commits suicide.
, Mammootty are some of the other actors in this movie, directed by '
K G George