Top 10 Malayalam Movies of 2013

Apart from the listed ones, some other movies like 101 chodyangal, North 24 Katham and Papilio Buddha were also noteworthy movies of 2013.
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1.
Annayum Rasoolum (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The story of how Rasool, a Muslim falls in love with a Christian girl, Anna and how her family's strong disapproval makes their relationship change for the worse. (168 mins.)
Director: Rajeev Ravi
“ The first hit of 2013. Well crafted, well acted movie. ” - itssreeresh
 
2.
Celluloid (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The story of J C Daniel, who made the first ever Malayalam film 'Vigathakumaran' in 1928, resulting in his exile and eventual downfall. (129 mins.)
Director: Kamal
“ A biopic based on the life story of J.C. Daniel, the father of Malayalam cinema. Both Kamal- the director and Prithviraj- the hero did a good job. ” - itssreeresh
 
3.
Shutter (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A family man (Rasheed) is locked with a prostitute in a commercial space by his friend. When the friend gets tangled in an inescapable web, unexpected events unravel over days and nights with them locked inside having no way out. (133 mins.)
Director: Joy Mathew
“ While the movie's premiere was in 2012, its theatrical release was in 2013. ” - itssreeresh
 
4.
Amen (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Amen tells the story of people around an ancient Nasrani Church. The plot is set in a village, Kumarankary... (165 mins.)
“ A brilliant romantic musical satire! ” - itssreeresh
 
5.
Mumbai Police (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
ACP Antony is the only one who knows the truth behind ACP Aaryan's murder. Antony meets with an accident, losing his memory and is unable to reveal the killer. He is forced to investigate the murder again hoping that he remembers something. (145 mins.)
Director: Roshan Andrews
“ Undoubtedly one of the best mystery thrillers ever made in Malayalam cinema. Kudos to Prithviraj ” - itssreeresh
 
6.
Left Right Left (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
In this interlinked story, three men (an evil politician, an eccentric cop and a former revolutionist) develop different perspectives on life due to a childhood encounter with death. (155 mins.)
Director: Arun Kumar
“ The movie was well scripted, well directed and well acted. Brilliant performance by Indrajith. ” - itssreeresh
 
7.
5 Sundarikal (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A film comprising of 5 short stories by 5 directors. Each story is about a women. (140 mins.)
“ Anthology film consisting of 5 different short films. Kullante Bharya, Sethulakshmi and Aami are my personal favourites. ” - itssreeresh
 
8.
Artist (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Artist traces the journey of two artists Michael Agnelo (Fahadh Faasil), son of a Goan businessman, and Gayatri (Ann Augustine )...
Director: Shyamaprasad
“ One of Shyamaprasad's best works till date. While Fahad acted brilliantly as usual, the surprise element of this movie was Ann Augustine who really proved that she can act too. ” - itssreeresh
 
9.
Philips and the Monkey Pen (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Ryan Philips is a school boy who is always up to mischief when it comes to studying the maths subject. His life is turned around when he discovers a magical pen at his antique collecting grandfather's house. (140 mins.)
“ Cute movie with a valid message. ” - itssreeresh
 
10.
Drishyam (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A man goes to extreme lengths to save his family from punishment after the family commits an accidental crime. (160 mins.)
Director: Jeethu Joseph
“ The last hit of 2013. An outstanding performance from Mohanlal after a very long time. Jeethu-the director did an excellent job. ” - itssreeresh