Follow us on
  1. Hindi
  2. Tamil
  3. Telugu
  4. Malayalam
  5. Kannada

Six months, six hits and thirty six flops

IndiaGlitz [Monday, March 10, 2008]

The last six months has been something that tells the real dilemma of Mollywood cinema.

The last six months produced thirty six flops while only six films managed to become hits. The films in the hit list includes 'Hello', 'Chocolate', 'Katha Parayumpol' , 'Kangaroo', 'Roudram' and  'Cycle'.

Of these thirty six films in the flop parade, many were from the established stars, directors and banners which were earlier thought out to become big earners.

The biggest flops in the half year includes 'Nasrani', 'Rock N Roll', 'Flash', 'College Kumaran', 'Calcutta News', 'Black Cat', 'Romeo', 'Sound Of Boot', 'Novel' and  'Of The People'. All the above films were believed to do some wonders to the industry and the careers of the respective stars.

The star mostly affected by this flop run is Mohanlal who have just completed his list of six flops. Among these six at least a four were from established directors like Shaji Kailas, Sibi Malayail, Thulaseedas and Renjith , who always delivered hits.

Jayaram too is at the lower end of his career graph with his 'Novel', not even fetching an average opening. So is the case of Suresh Gopi whose recent movie 'Sound Of Boot', also flopped. Dileep also had a disturbing six months with at least two big flops in 'Romeo' and the big budgeted 'Calcutta News'.

 The big problems with these sinking films are that the movies don't pick up at any point of its run, if it gets an initial bad word of mouth. With the lack of newsprint advertisements, due to some pressure from producers associations, no film is able to return to glory, if written off in its first week. The people really don't seem to believe in increased television advertisements and discussions which boost every film as the best.

The only actors who survived the bad tide seems to be Mammootty , Sreenivasan, Prithviraj and Jayasuriya, who saved themselves by only appearing in some sure bets, sometimes even in supporting cameos, like the one that Mammootty has done in 'Katha Parayumpol', Jayasuriya too escaped scathe free with his roles in hits like 'Arabikkatha', 'Chocolate' and 'Kangaroo'.

Mohanlal plans theater chains

Mohanlal Wallpapers:

800*600 | 1024*768

800*600 | 1024*768

800*600 | 1024*768

Related News

 Mohanlal back in action after a short break...
 Mammootty finally smiles
 ohanlal gives 10 lakhs for nutritional food.
 Asif opens a new restaurant
 Lailaa O Lailaa postponed yet again.
 Munnariyippu was to be a Bollywood movie...
 A mega Mohanlal-Mammootty movie in the offing...
 Lal says sorry
 'Munnariyippu' will have a different Mammootty
 Mohanlal leaves Amritha Hospital following ten day treatment

Other News

 Mia is ready with her Tamil film
 Kamal & Rajini to receive from Hollywood Superstar
 Roshan is reinventing
 Haricharan feels lucky with AR.Rahman
 Nivin to have three heroines
 Keerthy Suresh in 'Sillininu oru Kadhal' fame Krishna's next
 Ranjini Haridas takes up ice bucket challenge; dares Nazriya and Fahadh
 Breaking: Ranbir Kapoor as 'Lakhan' in Ram Lakhan
 Amitabh Bachchan's special moments with Parineeti Chopra
 Shah Rukh Khan becomes INTERPOL Turn Back Crime Ambassador

Copyright 2014 IndiaGlitz. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Hindi | Tamil | Telugu | Malayalam | Kannada
Home | Tell a friend | Contact Us | Advertise | Terms | Privacy Policy | RSS/Content Syndication | Submit Showtimes

Copyright © 2014 All rights reserved.