1. ‘Twenty Twenty’ (2008)
The first ever attempt of its kind, this film became a milestone in the history of Malayalam cinema. The movie includes almost all the actors who have a membership in AMMA (Association of Malayalam Movie Artists). It has '
, '', and '
' in the lead roles. Produced by the Grand Production Company of 'Dileep', it made a huge commercial success. The effort of veteran director 'Joshi', the scriptwriters Siby K. Thomas and '
', and cinematographer 'P. Sukumar' also contributed to the success of this picture.
2. ‘Amar Akbar Anthony’ (2015)
This film feature three superstars,'
', and '
' as the lead characters. Directed by 'Nadirshah', it became a super hit in the year 2015, with a collection of 28 crores. The debutant scriptwriters,
made the screenplay. It portrays the life of three friends who belong to the ‘new-gen’ category, and at the same time gives a social message.
, this film features a host of versatile actors like
, and 'Parvathy'. With 'Dulquer', Nivin Pauly, and 'Fahadh' as heroes, the picture achieved a grand success and critical appreciation. Each Character of the movie has their stories to tell, and the friendship of three cousins, '
', 'Aju', and 'Kuttan', fabricates a link between the different stories. Produced by
, it gained a box-office collection of 50 crores.
4. ‘Harikrishnans’ (1998)
With Mohanlal and 'Mammootty' as heroes, this film is a romantic suspense thriller, along with a generous amount of humor. Directed by '
', it has brought together the superstars on screen after long years. Mohanlal produced the movie under the banner of Pranavam Arts International, and it turned out as a super hit of the year. It has
as the heroine, and also many other artists like Innocent,
, Baby Shyamili, and
in the lead roles.
This film released in 2010 stars 'Mammootty' and '
' in the lead roles with
as the heroine. This directorial debut of 'Vyshakh', with the script of Siby K. Thomas and 'Udayakrishna', made it to the top hit of the year. It was remade in Hindi as Boss with and in Telugu as '
' with 'Nagarjuna'.
Directed by the veteran director
, this film features Dulquer Salmaan and
as heroes and
as the heroine. Though the movie revolves around a love relationship, it is a motivational story. More than the story, it was the naturalistic and charismatic artistic finesse of these actors that attracted more appreciation. Also, the songs of this film by '
' also received wide critical acclaim.
This movie directed by '
', has 'Mohanlal', 'Suresh Gopi', 'Dileep' , and '
' in the lead roles. Produced under the banner of Varnachithra Big Screen and AVA Productions, it collected twice the budget amount. Along with the background score of '
', the film proved to be a complete action entertainer.
play the female lead roles.
8. ‘Urumi’ (2011)
It is a historical film inspired by the freedom fight. Directed by
, it is the debut attempt of 'Prithviraj' as a producer. It has 'Prithviraj' and
as heroes, '
' and '
' as heroines, and '
in special appearances. Produced by
, 'Prithviraj', and Santosh Sivan with a budget of 20 crores, the film was a commercial success and received many awards.
This picture features 'Jayaram', ' Indrajith ', and 'Jayasurya' as the heroes. Written by
and directed by
, the movie invited several controversies including a criminal case alleged of a copy of the script. However, it became a huge commercial success and completed 150 days in the theaters.
10. ‘Seniors’ (2011)
This film directed by 'Vyshakh', with the screenplay of 'Sachi' and 'Sethu', stars 'Jayaram', Manoj K. Jayan,
and Kunchacko Boban in the lead. This comedy suspense thriller proved to be a box-office hit of the year. It tells the story of four friends who goes back to college after long years. But the unexpected incidents in the college turn the course of their life. The blend of humor and wit with suspense and mystery keeps the audience engaged throughout.