First Malayalam Movie


First Malayalam Movie

Vigathakumaran (1928)



Release Year: 1928
Director: J. C. Daniel
Lead Role: J. C. Daniel
Producer: J. C. Daniel
Written by: J. C. Daniel
Cinematography: J. C. Daniel

Movie exhibited on Capitol Theatre,Trivandrum.


J. C. Daniel

First Malayalam Talkie(Movie with Sound)

Balan (1938)






Release Year: 1938
Director: S. Nottani
Cast: K. K. Aroor,M. K. Kamalam,Master Madanagopal,K. N. Lakshmi,Alleppey Vincent
Producer: T. R. Sundaram
Written by: Muthukulam Raghavan Pillai
Music: K. K. Aroor,Ibrahim
Cinematography: Bado Gushwalker
Singers:KK Aroor,MK Kamalam,Palluruthi Lakshmi,Sivanandan,Master Madanagopal



First Super hit movie in Malayalam 

Jeevitha Nouka (1951)




Release Year: 1951
Director: K Vembu
Cast: Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair,B. S. Saroja,Muthukulam Raghavan Pillai,Pankajavalli
Producer: Kunchacko,KV Koshy
Written by: Muthukulam Raghavan Pillai
Cinematography: Mani P B
Music: V Dakshinamoorthy
Singers: V Dakshinamoorthy,KJ Yesudas,Mehboob,P Leela





First color movie in malayalam


Kandam Bacha Kottu (1961)



Release Year: 1961
Director: T. R. Sundaram
Cast: Thikkurissy Sukumaran Nair,Ambika
Producer: T. R. Sundaram
Written by: KT Muhammad
Cinematography: TM Sundarababu
Music: M.S. Baburaj
Singers: Kamukara,Gomathy Sisters,,MS Baburaj,Mehboob,P Leela,PB Sreenivas


First 3 D film made in India


My Dear Kuttichathan


Release Year: 1984
Director: Jijo
Cast: Kottarakkara Sreedharan Nair,Master Aravind,Baby Soniya,Master Mukesh, 
          Master Suresh,Alummoodan, Kollam GK Pillai, Dileep Thahil, Aroor Sathyan
Producer: Navodaya Appachan
Written by: Raghunath Palery
Cinematography: Asok Kumar
Music: Illayaraja
Singers: KJ Yesudas,S Janaki
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