This year's Children's Day will be marked by the big battle, where two eagerly awaited films hit the cinemas.
Geethanjali, directed by ace filmmaker Priyadarshan is pitted against Thira, directed by Vineeth Sreenivasan.
Geethanjali, produced by Seven Arts International, has Mohanlal in the lead as psychiatrist Sunny Joseph, from the 1993 hit Manichithrathazhu. Keerthy Suresh plays the female lead. Madhu, Nishan, Innocent and Siddique are also included in the cast. Thiru is the cinematographer. Vidyasagar has composed the music.
Thira introduces Dhyan Sreenivasan, the younger brother of Vineeth, as the male lead. The two are the sons of well-known scenarist-actor Sreenivasan. Shobhana plays the female lead. Thira is being produced under the banner of Reels Magic. Jomon T John is the cinematographer and Shaan Rahman is the music director.