Drishyam, starring Mohanlal and Meena in the lead maybe one
of the biggest blockbuster in Malayalam cinema in 2013. Though the
critics and audience have raved the film, the city police are of
the opinion that the movie sends out a wrong message to the
Trivandrum City Police Commissioner P Vijayan is of the view
that Drishyam conveys a very wrong message and hence these
kind of films should not be encouraged.
P Vijayan feels that only a miniscule of people will understand
the cinematic element of the film and many might think that they
can get away from the police after committing heinous
Drishyam narrates the story of a fourth grade pass out
farmer who is living happily with his wife and two daughters. Due
to unavoidable situation, he has to hide the details of a crime
from the police for the interest of his family. Using brilliant
techniques and showing extreme intelligence, the protagonist,
essayed by megastar Mohanlal manages to escape police
Drishyam will soon be shown on TV now. The film has
been sold to Asianet for a whooping amount of Rs 6.5 crores!
Earlier, the remake rights of the movie was sold for Rs 1.55
crores. The film, which was made with a budget of Rs 3.5 crores has
now received double the amount from its satellite rights.