25 Greatest Malayalam Movies of All Time

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Ever since Malayalam cinema underwent a renaissance in the past decade- with the influx of new-age filmmakers creating some groundbreaking work, it has been unarguably the foremost film industry in India when measured by the quality of films produced. If the 2000s were the worst years for Malayalam movies, then the best era was definitely the 70s and 80s, which witnessed the rise of the New Wave and Middle cinema respectively.

From recent favorites from 2021 ( that also include Letterboxd's highest-rated Malayalam Film Kumbalangi Nights) to old classics like Adoor Gopalakrishnan's "Monologue," Here are 25 the best Malayalam films of all time.

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