7 Greatest Films of Mohanlal

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Manichitrathazhu (1993) - YouTube

This psychological thriller directed by Fazil is considered one of the finest films in Indian cinema. Mohanlal's portrayal of Dr. Sunny Joseph, a psychiatrist, is memorable.

Vanaprastham (1999) - Disney+ Hotstar

Directed by Shaji N. Karun, this film explores the life of a Kathakali artist, played by Mohanlal, and his complex relationships. It was India's official entry to the Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film in 1999 and won several awards at international film festivals.

Kireedam (1989) - Disney+ Hotstar

Directed by Sibi Malayil, this film is a poignant portrayal of a young man's struggles and conflicts with his father and society. Mohanlal's performance as Sethumadhavan earned him critical acclaim and several awards.

Bharatham (1991) - Disney+ Hotstar

Directed by Sibi Malayil, this musical drama revolves around two brothers and their passion for music. Mohanlal's performance as Gopinathan is widely regarded as one of his best, and the film won several National Film Awards, including Best Actor for Mohanlal.

Devasuram (1993) - YouTube

Directed by I. V. Sasi, this film is a classic in Malayalam cinema. Mohanlal's portrayal of Mangalassery Neelakandan, a feudal lord with a complex personality, is iconic. The film was a huge commercial success and is considered a cult classic.

Drishyam (2013) - YouTube

Directed by Jeethu Joseph, this thriller became one of the highest-grossing Malayalam films of all time. Mohanlal's performance as Georgekutty, a common man entangled in a web of circumstances, was widely praised.

Pulimurugan (2016) - YouTube

Directed by Vysakh, this action thriller showcased Mohanlal in the role of Murugan, a hunter who becomes a savior for his village. The film was a massive commercial success and became one of the highest-grossing Malayalam films at the time of its release.

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