11 Classic Malayalam Comedies To Watch On Amazon Prime Video

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Summer in Bethlehem

The film certainly incorporates everything that we fondly remember of the Malayalam movies of the 90s with its catchy songs, effortless comedy, and the eventual shift to drama after initially making the audiences laugh their hearts out.


What is not to love about Vettam? Even though the film failed to create much of an impact at the box office during its run, it has attained cult classic status over the years.


Starring a superbly understated Mammootty, Unda traces the story of a nine-man police unit from Kerala that travel to a Maoist-prone area in Chhattisgarh for state election duty.

Kilichundan Mampazham

Moidukutty Haji (Sreenivasan) is newly married to Amina (Soundarya), despite having two wives. Abdu (Mohanlal), who is new to the locality, is also Amina’s ex-lover


Thalathil Dineshan and Shobha are characters forever registered in the minds of the Malayali audience.

Thalayana Manthram 

The writer-director combo of Sreenivasan and Sathyan Anthikkad delivered yet again with Thalayana Manthram.

Thenmavin Kombath

The Priyadarshan-Mohanlal combination has been making audiences laugh for decades now. Why is this combo still widely recognised? Thenmavin Kombath is an apt answer to this question.

Kottayam Kunjachan

As the titular character Kunjachan, Mammootty is a laughter riot in this film set against the Kottayam-Catholic backdrop of Kerala.

Vietnam Colony

The iconic duo Mohanlal and Innocent play Krishnamurthy and Joseph, who set out to evacuate the residents of a colony on their company’s demand.

Oru Maravathoor Kanavu

Lal Jose's first film, scripted by Sreenivasan, follows the life of Michael (Biju Menon) and his family, who buy a farm that is coveted by a rich man making their life hell.