Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Malayalam films


How Colombian footballer René Higuita's name ignited a cultural debate in Kerala

December 19, 2022 7:53 am

Popular Malayalam author N S Madhavan has contested the title of debutant director Hemanth G Nair’s upcoming film Higuita. We explain what the controversy is all about.

Here is the story behind Manikya Malaraya Poovi and the man who wrote it

February 15, 2018 12:46 pm

Oru Adaar Love's song "Manikya Malaraya Poovi" has become a sensation but this isn't a new one. The song is a stylised version of P M A Jabbar's Mappilla song that was written a few years ago.

Malayalam actor Rima Kallingal questions the treatment of women in films

January 17, 2018 4:37 pm

Malayalam actor Rima Kallingal raised valid questions about the internalised sexism in the film industry at her recent TedX talk in Thiruvananthapuram.

CBFC asks Daivame Kaithozham K Kumarakanam makers to remove scene featuring cow

January 13, 2018 5:37 pm

Director and actor Salim Kumar told that he was asked to remove a scene featuring a cow by the Censor Board from his latest film Daivame Kaithozham K Kumarakanam.

Eeda movie review: When love falls victim to politics of hatred

January 05, 2018 10:22 pm

The Kannur Romeo and Juliet in Eeda don't share a sparkling onscreen chemistry that we expect to see in romantic movies. But, they convince us as the star-crossed couple.

Malayalam films to be available online on release day

July 20, 2015 10:16 am

A group of film buffs has come up with an online site which will enable people to watch the latest Malayalam movies on the digital platform legally at a download cost of Rs.180.

Awards don't help a singer's career growth: Najim Arshad

May 06, 2014 12:12 pm

Popular playback singer Najim Arshad feels awards do not really help a crooner's career growth.

Malayalam films won't release till ban on Mohanlal's 'Mr Fraud' is lifted: FEFKA

April 28, 2014 5:25 pm

The theatre owners are only agents to reach the films to the people. The cinemas cannot be run by exhibiting films from others launguages, he said.

Nandalal Krishnamurthy on a career high

October 03, 2013 10:54 am

Nandalal Krishnamurthy has finally hit pay dirt in the Mohanlal starrer 'Spirit'.

Malayalam new generation films failing to click?

July 02, 2013 1:23 pm

The general feeling among film buffs is the group of filmmakers who identify themselves with the new brand.