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5 Malayalam films to stream on Zee5 this weekend - Madhura Raja, Paappan, and other films

From Mammootty’s mass entertainer Madhura Raja to Suresh Gopi’s crime thriller Paappan, here are the 5 Malayalam films to stream on Zee5 and OTTPlay Premium, this weekend.

5 Malayalam films to stream on Zee5 this weekend - Madhura Raja, Paappan, and other films
Suresh Gopi in Paappan, Mammootty in Madhura Raja

Last Updated: 09.11 PM, Apr 26, 2024


The Malayalam film industry is now receiving immense love from audiences across the globe, with its excellent variety of content. Especially in the last few years, Malayalam cinema garnered immense love even from the non-Malayali audiences, thanks to the massive growth of OTT platforms. Now, let us have a look at the 5 Malayalam films that you can watch on Zee5 and OTTPlay Premium, this weekend.

5 Malayalam films you can watch on Zee5 and OTTPlay Premium this weekend

Madhura Raja

Director: Vysakh

Cast: Mammootty, Nedumudi Venu, Vijayaraghavan, Jai, Anusree


Mammootty returned to the silver screens as Kunnath Raja Narayanan aka Madhura Raja, his much-loved character from Pokkiri Raja, in its spin-off which was released in 2019. This blockbuster movie, which is helmed by Vysakh, is the perfect choice if you are looking for a mindless mass-action entertainer to watch and enjoy this weekend.


Director: Joshiy

Cast: Suresh Gopi, Gokul Suresh, Neeta Pillai, Asha Sharath, Nyla Usha

The much-loved actor-director duo of Malayalam cinema joined hands after a long break for the 2022-released movie Paappan. The crime thriller, which hit the theatres in 2022, featured Suresh Gopi as the titular character Paappan aka CI Abraham Mathew Mathan. This movie is a good pick for this weekend, if you are a fan of Malayalam thrillers.


Director: Prasobh Vijayan

Cast: Shine Tom Chacko, Ahaana Krishna, Dhruvan, Anu Joseph

The comedy drama movie, which features Shine Tom Chacko and Ahaana Krishna in the lead roles, is now available for streaming on Zee5 and OTTPlay Premium. Adi, which is helmed by Prasobh Vijayan revolves around the lives of a newly wedded couple, who clashes with a local goon under unforeseen circumstances.

Chathur Mukham

Director: Ranjeet Kamala Sankar, Salil V

Cast: Manju Warrier, Sunny Wayne, Alencier Ley Lopez, Niranjana Anoop

This techno-horror film, which is headlined by Manju Warrier, is a good choice to watch this weekend, if you are a fan of the genre. Chathur Mukham, which is jointly helmed by Ranjeet Kamala Sankar and Salil V, revolves around the protagonist Tejaswini, who experiences the presence of a supernatural power after she buys a new phone from a local store.

Pranaya Vilasam

Director: Nikhil Muraly

Cast: Arjun Ashokan, Mamitha Baiju, Anaswara Rajan, Manoj KU, Sreedhanya

The romantic comedy drama, which stars Arjun Ashokan, Mamitha Baiju, and Anaswara Rajan in the lead roles, revolves around an aspiring musician named Sooraj, who sets on a journey to find his late mother’s former lover, whom she loved dearly. Pranaya Vilasam is a good choice, if you are planning to watch a simple romantic film this weekend.

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