Onam movies on TV
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The auspicious festival of Onam, celebrated by people of all religions in Kerala, is just around the corner. The 10-day festival, which is known for its colourful rituals, will see a grand celebration on Thiruvonam day that falls on Wednesday, Sept. 14 this year.

Onam is considered to be a lucky time for the entertainment industry with many movies, including Mohanlal's "Oppam," Prithviraj Sukumaran's "Oozham," Kunchacko Boban's "Kochavva Paulo Ayyappa Coelho" and Dileep's "Welcome to Central Jail" released during the season. Apart from the theatre release, it is a time when many films make their worldwide television premiere on Malayalam channels.

As always, the popular entertainment channels like Mazhavil Manorama, Asianet, Surya TV and Flowers, have bagged the theatrical rights of the superhit movies of the year that will be screened on Uthradam (Sept. 13) and Thiruvonam (Sept. 14) days.

The movies scheduled to be watched out this Onam season on the mini-screen include, Mammootty's "Kasaba," Mohanlal's "Vismayam," Dulquer Salmaan's "Kammatipaadam," "Kali," "Charlie," Nivin Pauly's "Jacobinte Swargarajyam," "Action Hero Biju," Dileep's "Two Countries," "King Liar," Prithviraj Sukumaran's "Ennu Ninte Moideen," "Paavada," "Darvinte Parinamam," "James and Alice," Fahadh Faasil's "Maheshinte Prathikaaram," Dhyan Sreenivasan's "Adi Kapyare Kootamani," Kunchacko Boban's "Rajamma at Yahoo," Dhanush's "Maari," Kunchacko Boban's "School Bus," Vinay Forrt's "Hello Namaste," Jayaram's "Aadupuliyattam" and Unni Mukundan's "Orissa," among many others.

Here is the full list of Onam premiere movies on Malayalam entertainment channels:

Mazhavil Manorama

Sept. 13

Dhanush's "Maari" at 1 pm.
Jayasurya's "Su Su Sudhi Vathmeekam" at 4 pm.
Dileep's King Liar at 7 pm.

Sept. 14

Jacobinte Swargarajyam
Maheshinte Prathikaaram


Sept. 13

Dulquer Salmaan's "Kammatipaadam" at 9:30 am.
Prithviraj Sukumaran's Ennu Ninte Moideen at 7 pm
Dulquer Salmaan's "Kali" at 4:30 p.m.

Sept. 14

Mohanlal's Vismayam at 9:30 am
Dhyan Sreenivasan's "Adi Kapyare Kootamani" at 1 p.m.
Nivin Pauly's "Action Hero Biju" at 4 p.m.
Dileep's Two Countries at 7 pm

Surya TV

Sept. 13

Prithviraj Sukumaran's "Darvinte Parinamam" at 8:30 a.m.
Kunchacko Boban's "Rajamma at Yahoo" at 1 p.m.
Mammootty's "Kasaba" at 4 p.m.
Prithviraj Sukumaran's "Paavada" at 7 p.m.

Sept. 14

Prithviraj Sukumaran's "James and Alice" at 8:30 am.
Jayaram's "Aadupuliyattam" at 1 p.m.
Dulquer Salmaan's "Charlie" at 4:00 p.m.


Sept. 14

Unni Mukundan's "Orissa" at 9 a.m.
Vinay Forrt's "Hello Namaste" at 1 p.m.
Kunchacko Boban's "School Bus" at 6:30 p.m.