There is no shortage of quixotic ideas for saving Malayalam movie industry. Here’s the latest one:
The worried Malayalam film industry has now decided to seek the Chief Minister’s help to save the film industry. Mammootty had met the Chief Minister recently and had given him a detailed petition listing the problem.
They want the state government to impose special taxes for non-Malayalam films that are being screened in the state.[Threat from outside ]
On top of this, there are reports in many publications about superstars(M&M) planning to avoid competition by not releasing their movies at the same time. Tamil and Hindi movie distributors can scuttle this move by contacting Pinarayi Vijayan.