The month of August did start in a good fashion for Malayalam film industry, with all the three films that released during the first week of August doing good business and garnering good reports from all over.
The second week of August also witnessed the release of four
Malayalam films and not all have gone well with the audiences. At
the same time, the past week was a bad one for Malayalam film
industry as some prominent film personalities breathed their
Go through the slides to read more Mollywood news from
the past week..
4 Malayalam Movies Hit The Theatres
4 Malayalam movies did hit the theatres in the past
week. Marubhoomiyile Aana, IDI, Pretham and
Perariyathavar were the major films that got released in
the past week. Perariyathavar was released in a very few number of
Pretham Garners Good Reports
Out of the 3 commercial movies that were released, only
Ranjith Sankar's Pretham has managed to receive good
reviews from the audiences. According to the reports, the film has
garnered 1.75 Crores from the first two days of its
Ann Maria Kalippilaanu Continues Its Good Run
Ann Maria Kalippilaanu, which released on
August 5, 2016 did have a slow start at the box-office, but with
some good word of mouth, the box office collections of the film did
soar to new heights.
The past week was a bad one for Malayalam cinema as the
industry witnessed the loss of some prominent film personalities.
Prominent director Sasi Sankar, mimicry artiste turned actor Sagar
Shiyas and veteran writer T A Razak, breathed their
Divya Unni Heading For A Divorce
Yesteryear actress Divya Unni, who left the film world
after her marriage, did come up with a shocking revelation, when
she admitted that she has parted ways with her husband. The actress
revealed the truth during an interview given to a popular Malayalam
Trailer Of Pinneyum Released
The trailer of upcoming Malayalam film
Pinneyum, directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan, was released
recently. The film has Dileep and Kavya Madhavan in the lead roles.
The trailer has garnered good reception from various
The past week witnessed the release of four Malayalam films in
the form of Pretham, IDI, Marubhoomiyile Aana and
Most of the major releases of this month has already hit the
theatres and only Dileep's Pinneyum is the left for
release in this month.
Pinneyum, directed by Adoor Gopalakrishnan marks the
comeback of Dileep-Kavya Madhavan pair after a brief break. The
trailer of the film got released recently, and high hopes have been
pinned up on this movie.
Apart from Pinneyum, upcoming Malayalam film Popcorn, directed by Aneesh Upasana and featuring Soubin Shahir, Shine Tom Chacko and Srinda Ashab in the lead roles, is also expected to hit the theatres this week.