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Mohanlal pips Mammootty in Padma awardee hopefuls’ list

Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 5 (IANS) Superstar Mohanlal appears to have pipped arch on-screen rival Mammootty as he figures in the UDF-led Congress government’s wishlist of Padma Bhushan awardees, a top government source said Monday. Mohanlal and one other person are included in the Padma Bhushan list that has been forwarded by the state government, the source told IANS. Mammootty had received ...

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2014 Yearend Review: ‘Bangalore Days’ Shows Way to Malayalam Films

Malayalam cinema has pushed the envelope content-wise. At the box-office, the films did fairly well compared to Telugu and Tamil industries. The biggest Malayalam hit of the year was Anjali Menon-directed “Bangalore Days”. “Most Malayalam films are produced under the budget of Rs.10 crore. Rarely will you find a film made on a higher budget,” distributor Arvind Nambiar told IANS. ...

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