Malayalam film industry also called
as Molywood. Malayalam new release, teaser, Malayalam trailer, Neerali
tamilrockers, Ranam tamilrockers are the search keywords widely searched on
internet which may brought you here. Though the tamilrockers are busy with
serving Tamil movies, it also releases Malayalam movies to a less extent. While
there is less piracy when compared to Tamil film indrustry.
Eventhough the less amount that
counts. Inorder to curtail this menace around the Malayalam film industry the
directors and producers of the mollywood joined hands with the police.
Sabu Cheriyan, general secretary of
Kerala film association said that this online piracy is a headache for the
total Malayalam film industry. There are several online websites that leak the
movies. Movies such as Salt and Pepper, Rathinirvedam and Three Kings are the
recent victims for piracy.
The police had written to the admin of the piracy websites in accordance to the availability of the free Malayalam movie for download. Once the Prithviraj starrer Urumi faced the piracy issue and filed complaint against the piracy sites, as a result some of the offenders are identified.
In Tiruvanandhapuram Police has arrested five of the piracy site members and they were found out to be the native of Villupuram and Tirunelveli districts. The tamilrockers piracy site members had collected a huge income of Rs 1 crore and DVD rockers had earned nearly 1 lakh rupees through this piracy. The police also ceased laptops, hard disks and other hacking tools from the culprits which were used for uploading the pirated contents to the website. The police used the ads and other mail tracing methods to accuse these suspects in piracy.
As the police decided to form an anti-piracy team and to train the cyber cell officials in tracking the sources of the pirated versions. By knowing this they can easily identify the source of leaking.
Mollywood is a term used to describe this industry. It is a fourth largest industry in India. Cinematography is known by produced films. During 1920 Malayalam film industry is in Thiruvananthapuram. It started to develop and 1940 it was developed highly. Then the place changed to Chennai. 1980 it then established in Kerala. Majority of studios, Production, Post production facilities located on Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram. Malayalam film industry is not developed until the half of the 20th century and only the two or 3 silent films released before 1947.
After the 6 years the Kerala state government used to produce films. 1950 to 1980 the government help to produce 127 films. In 1907 the first manually operated film projector is opened. It is opened in Thissur by Jose kattakkaran and he opened the first theatre in Kerala. In 1913 the first theatre is established in thissur. This theatre is now called as jos theatre.
The first Malayalam film is Vigathakumaran in 1928 the first production is started and it is released in Thiruvananthapuram capitol theatre on October 1930. J.C.Daniel produce and direct it. He is a businessman with no prior film experience and he found the first film studio.
Marthanda varma is second film produced by R.Sunder raj in 1933. This film is based on novel C.VRaman Pillai. Balan is a first talkie movie in Malayalam. It is directed by nattani and released in 1938. Balan movie is produced by modern theatres in Salem. Salem is a neighbouring state of Tamil Nadu. Balan movie songs and screenplay is written by Muthukulam Raghavan Pillai. Then came prahlada is directed by K.Subramaniam in 1941. Tamil producers produce the Malayalam films before 1947. After it the first Malayali producers produce the Malayalam films. The first malayali producer is venture. In 1948 he produced the first film Nirmala. His son and daughter-in law play a major hero heroine role in this film. He used his family members to act in films. G.Sankara make different type dance and songs to make best Malayalam movies. Malayalam cinema make themes related to the films. Jeevitha film used to know the information about problems in musical drama. It is released in 1951. Neelakuyil film is released in 1954 and it winning the president silver medal. This movie scripted by novelist Uroob and P.Bhaskaran direct the movie. First the music is copied from Tamil movies. Then the music is not copied from Tamil and Hindi movies.
In 60s many movies were animated. 1950 to 1960 Kunchko made many films and the films give many significant to the both producers and directors. In 1947 he stated the udaya studio in Allapuzha. 1970 French and Itali new wave directors help to the growth of Malayalam films. Swayamvaram film cinematographers win the national awards in 1972. Mankada Ravi varma win that award. Then the Malayalam movies attract the youngest audience and the number of released movies is increased. The important movies are Kanchana site in 1977, Thampu in 1978, Kummatty in 1979, Chidambaram in 1985, and vasthuhara in 1990. Then many commercial movies also released. Action star Jayan acts many commercial Malayalam movies.
In 80s period Mohanlal and Mammootty films win many awards. Mohanlal win 5 national awards it includes 2 best actors, 2 special jury award, 1 best film producer. Mammooty win 3 national awards it for best actor. In 90s many super hit movies released. 90s some hit movies are Bharathan in 1991, Kamaladalam in 1992, Vidheyan in1993, Comissioner in 1994, Hilter in 1995, Swaham in 1994, Guru in 1997. 2000 periods blockbuster hit movies released. Some hit movies are C.I.D.Moosa in 2003, Kunjikoonan in 2002. After several years best quality films released. New wave and new characterised films released and the films have high quality and it give inspiration to the youth peoples and students. All the movies have different type script. Number of movies is increased. After the Mohanlal, Mamootty next generation Dhulkhar Salmon, Nivinpauly, plays a major role in Malayalam cinema. Heroines play a role equal to the Hero. New love, commercial, family movies released. Then the Tamil movies converted to Malayalam. Music and dance also used to develop the Malayalam industry.