Vishu Malayalam releases: Mohanal-starrer ‘1971’ to lock horns with Mammootty, Dileep and Nivin Pauly movies

2017 Vishu release movies 1971, TGF, Georgettan's Pooram and Sakhavu photo

In Kerala, Vishu is considered an auspicious time, and like every year, some of the most-anticipated Mollywood films are expected to hit screens during the festive season, which falls in April this year.

Mohanlal’s 1971: Beyond Borders, Mammotty’s The Great Big Father, Dileep’s Georgettans Pooram and Nivin Pauly’s ‘Sakhavu’ are the vishu releases.

The Great Father aka TGF

Among 4 Major releases, Mammootty’s much hyped movie in the recent times The Great Father aka TGF will hit the screens first. Megastar had managed to create a good buzz with song and teaser of the movie and the actor’s stunning look in the movie has given his fans a reason to celebrate.

And also click here to read: TGF Theatre List

The movie, which also stars Sneha and Arya in the lead, has been directed by debutant Haneef Adeni. The Great Father will be released in 150+ theatres of Kerala by August Cinemas on March 30th.

The Great Father Release date

Georgettan’s Pooram

After many controversies Dileep is getting ready to make his audience enjoy with his upcoming movie Georgettan’s Pooram. The movie says about the greatest wish of Father Mathews Vadakken, a Marthoma priest, is to make his son George Vadakken also a priest and thus continue the tradition of the family. The movie will release on April 1st on 100 screens of Kerala.

Georgettan's Pooram Official Poster

Click here to Watch and download Georgettan Pooram Songs and Trailer

Georgettan’s Pooram’ is a comedy entertainer directed by Dr. Love fame Biju K. the movie has Rejisha, Vinay Fort, Sharffudheen, Renji Panicker in prominent roles.


1971: Beyond Borders aka 1971 BB

Superstar Mohanlal’s 1971 Beyond Borders is poised for all India release on April 7th. The superstar, who enjoys a huge fan-following in Kerala, is expected to take the Kerala box office by storm with his upcoming movie, which is set to have a solo big release in the state. The war action-thriller will be released in more than 150 screens in Kerala. Apart from Mohanlal, the movie has Allu Shirish and Arundhoy Singh in pivotal roles.

And also: Download 1971 BB Teaser here

The film is set in two time periods and is based on the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971. And as per the reports from makers, the movie will be released in Malayalam, Telugu and Hindi on same day.

1971 BB movie review by Sujith Vaassudev


The last Vishu release will be Mollywood heartthrob Nivin Pauly’s Sakhavu. Sakhavu upcoming Malayalam, the political film written and directed by National Award winner Sidhartha Siva, is starring Nivin Pauly in lead role.

And also click here to Download Sakhavu Teaser

Nivin Pauly's new movie Sakhavu aka Sakhav teaser and trailer download

It’s exactly after a year of gap a Nivin Pauly movie releasing on screens. The upcoming movie also stars Aishwarya Rajesh of Jomonte Suviseshangal fame, Gayathri Suresh, Aparna Gopinath and Sreenivasan in significant roles. Sakhavu has been scheduled to hit the 108 screens on April 15.

Stay tuned for more updates.

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