copied mollywood films and thier originals

by www-yfm | created - 28 Jun 2011 | updated - 12 Oct 2012 | Public

In the malayalam film industry,there were50%films were either coppied or inspired by hollywood(more findings will be come).then why malayalees ashamed to be called"mollywood"?

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4. Azad (1940)

140 min | Drama

The story centers on three college friends: the liberal Vijay, the conservative Loknath and Jagdish.

Director: N.R. Acharya | Stars: Leela Chitnis, Ashok Kumar, Hansa Wadkar, Rama Shukul

Votes: 10

this movie is the copycat;other is a clasic

6. Chemmeen (1965)

Not Rated | 140 min | Drama, Romance

Karutthamma, the daughter of a Hindu fisherman, falls in love with a Muslim fish trader. However, social prejudices seem to ruin their love life and invite the wrath of their communities. ... See full summary »

Director: Ramu Kariat | Stars: Sathyan, Sheela, Madhu, Kottarakkara Sridharan Nair

Votes: 438

both are based on thakazhi"s novel

12. Pyaasa (1957)

Not Rated | 146 min | Drama, Musical, Romance

A talented but indigent poet Vijay struggles for love and recognition in this selfish world.

Director: Guru Dutt | Stars: Guru Dutt, Waheeda Rehman, Mala Sinha, Rehman

Votes: 4,743

18. Birds of Exile (1964)

102 min | Drama

A Family immigrates from suburb to metropolitan to have a better life. Inspired from the Orhan Kemal's same named novel "Abroad birds", published in 1962.

Director: Halit Refig | Stars: Tanju Gürsu, Özden Çelik, Pervin Par, Önder Somer

Votes: 580

26. Kai Kodutha Deivam (1964)

Two Tamilian friends in Amritsar work hard to build their lives and marriages.

Director: K.S. Gopalakrishnan | Stars: Shivaji Ganesan, S.V. Ranga Rao, M.R. Radha, Savitri

Votes: 14

28. Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Not Rated | 89 min | Drama

In post-war Italy, a working-class man's bicycle is stolen. He and his son set out to find it.

Director: Vittorio De Sica | Stars: Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell, Elena Altieri

Votes: 131,375 | Gross: $0.33M

29. Bhikara Nimishankal (1970)

Not Rated | 140 min

Bheekara Nimishangal is a 1970 Indian Malayalam film, directed by M Krishnan Nair and produced by P Arunachalam. The film stars Madhu, Adoor Bhasi, Sathyan, Sheela and Bahadoor in lead ... See full summary »

Director: M. Krishnan Nair | Stars: Bahadur, Paravoor Bharathan, Adoor Bhasi, Govindankutti

32. Gumrah (1963)

155 min | Drama, Romance

Meena lives with her retired and widowed dad in picturesque Nainital. She has a sister, Kamla, married to a well-known Barrister, Ashok, and two children, Pappu and Dolly. When Kamla comes ... See full summary »

Director: B.R. Chopra | Stars: Ashok Kumar, Mala Sinha, Sunil Dutt, Nirupa Roy

Votes: 107

36. Kismet (1955)

Approved | 113 min | Adventure, Musical, Fantasy

A roguish poet is given the run of the scheming Wazir's harem while pretending to help him usurp the young caliph.

Directors: Vincente Minnelli, Stanley Donen | Stars: Howard Keel, Ann Blyth, Dolores Gray, Vic Damone

Votes: 1,263

38. Neer Kumizhi (1965)

129 min | Drama

Cancer affected young man , Leg Fractured Man Sharing their Flashbacks in Hospital. Nagesh falls in love to Doctor & both knows that he wont have longer life.

Director: K. Balachander | Stars: V. Gopalakrishnan, Showkar Janaki, Jayanthi, Nagesh

Votes: 44

40. Ek Nari Ek Brahmachari (1971)


Raisaheb Surajbhan Chaudhary lives a wealthy lifestyle in a palatial mansion with his wife of 30 years, Rajlaxmi, and two sons, Rajkumar, who has been married to Shyama for several years; ... See full summary »

Director: Kolli Pratyagatma | Stars: Mumtaz, Jeetendra, B.B. Bhalla, Birbal

Votes: 26

42. Missamma (1955)

181 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Two unemployed college graduates from Madras, Rao and Mary act as if they are a married couple to get a job as school teachers in a small village called Appapuram. The story unfolds into an... See full summary »

Director: L.V. Prasad | Stars: Taraka Rama Rao Nandamuri, Savitri, Akkineni Nageshwara Rao, S.V. Ranga Rao

Votes: 592