January is a busy season for films with two big holiday weekends – Pongal and Republic Day. Many movie​ makers​ are rushing through their post production work to release the​ir​ film​s​ next month​.​

Mollywood has some big releases planned next month. The first weekend January 5​,​ will see the release of Eeda which is a modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet and Diwanjimoola Grand Prix starring Kunchacko Boaban and Nyla.

For Pongal in addition to Suriya’s Thaanaa Serndha Koottam, Vikram’s Sketch and Prabhudeva’s Gulaebhagaveli​, ​three Malayalam films​-​ Daivame Kaithozham K.Kumar Akanam starring Nedmudi Venu as God, Queen and Jayasurya’s Captain are releasing

On January 19, Nivin Pauly-Trisha’s Hey Jude and Fahadh Faasil’s Carbon will ​h​it screens. Republic Day releases will be Pranav Mohanlal’s Aadhi, Vishal’s Irumbhu Thirai, Tik Tik Tik and Padman.

Official announcements are awaited.