The controversy over Nadirshah’s Jayasurya starrer Eesho has taken some unprecedented turns, with some Christian groups orchestrating hate campaigns against the title in the social media.
One organization in fact approached the High Court for a stay order but the case has now been dismissed.
There are some outfits who claim to be offended by the titles of not just one, but two of Nadirshah’s forthcoming movies, Eesho and Keshu Ee Veedinte Naathan.
Such controversies are nothing new even in Kerala, though we usually associate such protests with other parts of India.
Here, let us take a look at five similar title changes that has happened in Malayalam cinema history.
Some of the titles were changed when some groups protested saying it did hurt their sentiments. And then there are some filmmakers, who decided to change the titles of the movies, for their own reasons.Take a look.
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