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Highlights Of The Week (August 01 – August 07): Mollywood News At A Glimpse!

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    Well, the past week witnessed a strong comeback of Malayalam films after a brief break. The Kabali fever has settled down and Malayalam films are back in action.

    Three movies got released in the past week in the form of Vismayam, Guppy and Ann Maria Kalippilaanu. Go through the slides to read more Mollywood news of the past week.

    Three Malayalam Films Hit The Theatres!

    Mohanlal's Vismayam directed by Chandrasekhar Yeleti , Johnpaul George's Guppy starring Tovino Thomas and Midhun Manuel Thomas's Annmaria Kalippilaanu with Sara Arjun and Sunny Wayne in the lead roles did hit the theatres on August 5, 2016.

    Mohanlal's Film Released After A Gap Of 10 Months

    It is after a gap of 10 months that a Mohanlal movie is hitting the theatres. All the fans of the star as well as Malayalam cinema lovers gave a grand reception to the film. Vismayam, is the Malayalam dubbed version of Telugu film Manamantha.

    Dulquer Salmaan-Prathap Pothen Movie Dropped!

    The film, which was one of the most awaited projects of this year has been dropped due to the fall-out between director Prathap Pothen and writer Anjali Menon. Reportedly, the director wasn't happy with the script by Anjali Menon.

    Rajan Sankaradi Passed Away!

    Malayalam film-maker Rajan Sankaradi, who was famous for his films like Meenathil Thaalikettu and Guruji Oru Vaaku, passed away on August 3, 2016. Rajan Sankaradi had worked as an associate to top directors like Joshiy.

    Mammootty's White Goes Down!

    Mammootty's most recent release White didn't garner good reviews from the theatres and the film did fell in the very first week of its release. Now, it seems hard for the film to pick-up since many films are slated for a release.

    First Teaser Song Of Oozham Released!

    The first teaser song of Oozham got released recently, with lot of suspense factor instilled in it. The song Zindagi has been shot excellently and the video is going viral in social medias.

    Kismath In More Number Of Theatres!

    Kismath, had only released in above 40 centres initially and with glowing reviews pouring in for the film, the number of screens showing the film got increased and now the film is being shown in above 100 theatres.

    Dileep's Pinneyum Dets A Release Date

    Adoor Gopalakrishnan's Pinneyum, which has Dileep and Kavya Madhavan in the lead roles has got a release date. The film would hit the theatres on August 18, 2016 and it would be the second release of Dileep in this year.

    The upcoming week also holds good prospects for Malayalam film industry. As many as 4 Malayalam films are expected to hit the theatres this week.

    Actor Jayasurya is getting ready with two releases in the form of Pretham and IDI. Bot the films are from different genres and the actor has huge expectations on the films.

    Pretham, which is a horror-comedy has been directed by Ranjith Sankar. IDI, marks the directorial debut of Sajid Yahiya and the film would have Jayasurya in the role of a police officer.

    Apart from the above two, the other major release is Biju Menon starrer Marubhoomiyile Aana, directed by V K Prakash. The film, which is touted to be an out-and-out entertainer is high on expectations.

    Perariyathavar, which fetched Suraj Venjaramoodu the National Award for Best Actor is also expected to hit the theatres on August 12. The film directed by Dr Biju would be screened in selected number of theatres.

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