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Top 5 Malayalam movies on Sun NXT – Mammootty's Rajamanikyam, Mohanlal’s Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, and more

Mammootty's Rajamanikyam, Mohanlal’s Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, Anjaam Pathiraa, and more - Here are the Top 5 Malayalam movies to watch on the popular OTT platform, Sun NXT.

Top 5 Malayalam movies on Sun NXT – Mammootty's Rajamanikyam, Mohanlal’s Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, and more
Mohanlal in Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol, Mammootty in Rajamanikyam

Last Updated: 09.41 PM, Apr 07, 2024


Malayalam cinema has been garnering the attention of cine-goers across the globe with the excellent content it has been producing, these days. The global attention over the industry, which was considered inferior when it comes to its financial possibilities, rose immensely during the pandemic days thanks to the OTT revolution that happened in the entertainment industry.

If you are still discovering or planning to revisit Malayalam movies, here we present the Top 5 films you watch on the popular OTT platform Sun NXT. Have a look...


Director: Anwar Rasheed

Cast: Mammootty, Rahman, Manoj K Jayan, Ranjith


The action-comedy film, which features Mammootty in the titular role, featured the megastar in a never-seen-before avatar. Rajamanikyam, which marked the directorial debut of Anwar Rasheed, featured the veteran actor as an illiterate businessman who struggles to recover from his traumatic childhood. Both Mammootty’s performance and excellent making of the film won millions of hearts, and Rajamanikyam emerged as the industry hit of Malayalam cinema. You can watch the film on Sun NXT.

Munthirivallikal Thalirkkumbol

Director: Jibu Jacob

Cast: Mohanlal, Meena, Anoop Menon

This 2017-released family entertainer, which is helmed by Jibu Jacob, marked the onscreen reunion of the popular star pair, Mohanlal and Meena. The superstar played the role of Ulahannan, a middle-aged government employee while Meena appeared as his loving wife, Annie. The movie, which is based on VJ James’ famous short story Pranayopanishath, won the hearts of both the Mohanlal fans and cine-goers alike. The much-loved film is available for streaming, on Sun NXT.

Anjaam Pathiraa

Director: Midhun Manuel Thomas

Cast: Kunchacko Boban, Sharaf U Dheen, Unnimaya Prasad, Remya Nambeesan

The blockbuster crime thriller, which features Kunchacko Boban in the role of criminal psychologist Anwar Hussain, revolved around a spine-chilling investigation story. Anjaam Pathiraa earned immense love from the audience with its excellent making and performances. The Midhun Manuel Thomas directorial, which has been considered one of the finest crime thrillers ever made in Malayalam cinema, is now set to get a sequel very soon. You can watch the movie on Sun NXT.

Jan. E. Man

Director: Chidambaram

Cast: Basil Joseph, Arjun Ashokan, Ganapathi, Lal

The superhit movie, marked the directorial debut of Manjummel Boys director Chidambaram. Jan. E. Man. earned rave reviews from both the audiences and critics with the exceptional performances of Basil Joseph, Arjun Ashokan, Ganapathi, Lal, and others, as well as its effective narrative. The comedy drama, which revolved around the concepts of friendship and selfishness, is currently available for streaming on Sun NXT.


Director: Aashiq Abu

Cast: Tovino Thomas, Aishwarya Lekshmi

This Aashiq Abu directorial is the perfect film to watch if you are someone who loves soul-stirring love stories. Mayaanadhi, which featured the heartbreaking romance of Maathan and Appu, featured Tovino Thomas and Aishwarya Lekshmi as the protagonists. The excellent making, performances, and music made the movie one of the finest love stories to have come out in Malayalam cinema, in recent times. The movie is now streaming on Sun NXT.

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