A few participants (admin) of the website TamilRockers.com, which has been giving sleepless nights to Kollywood movie makers and producers, were booked and arrested, on Thursday at Coimbatore. According to a source, it is the anti-piracy telephone which tracked down the culprits who uploaded the pirated variations of Tamil, Telugu, English, Malayalam and other language films on their site. The website online is said to have connection with international piracy rackets, too.
Interestingly, the web page grew to become popular among Tamil movie buffs owing to a pretty massive demand and furnish chain. There are many who have been relying on this website to watch motion pictures for a whilst now, and the demand witnessed a unexpected upward thrust earlier than the release of Kabali, as the rate of the tickets in the initial days price a bomb. The makers of the movie deliberate to initiate strict action towards the site, coincidentally, every other internationally popular piracy channel KickassTorrent went offline, as its host was once arrested. Though TamilRockers had a challenging time in importing the plagiarised copy of Kabali quickly after its theatrical release, they later managed to do it
The consistent change in their area names seeing that the starting of this year to avoid getting caught is also notable. Interestingly, when any one requested the website online to put their operations on keep for the duration of the launch of the subsequent huge ticket flick, S3 some time ago, the team with a following of nearly 12K on Twitter spoke back on November 25, that their service will be in full swing at some stage in the time of the movie’s release, too.
The domains used by the Tamilrockers site recently are:
- Tamilrockers .cc (From Mar 7)
- Tamilrockers .to (From Apr 20)
- Tamilrockers .be (From Jul 6)
- Tamilrockers .pm (From Jul 28)
- Tamilrockers .ws (From Aug 11)
- Tamilrockers .lu (From Sep 6)
- Tamilrockers .la (From Sep 27)
- Tamilrockers .ac (From Nov 25)
Other domains reportedly used by Tamilrockers site are:
- tamilrockers .by
- tamilrockers .hn
- tamilrockers .cl
- tamilrockers .mu
- tamilrockers .ph
- tamilrockers .gd
- tamilrockers . vc
- tamilrockers. gy
- tamilrockers .cl
- tamilrockers . gs
- Tamilrockers .li
- Tamilrockers .st
- Tamilrockers .ro
- Tamilrockers .ax
- tamilrockers-s. co
- Tamilrockers .tv
- Tamilrockers .com
- Tamilrockers .net
However, after Tamilrockers leaked ‘Kaala’ on the day of its release, the anti-piracy mobile phone has now announced that they have efficaciously suspended the account of the website. The twitter take care of of the anti-piracy cell tweeted “Tfpc antipiracy phone has suspended http://tamilrockers.gs and http://tamilrage.eu . #killpiracy #saynotopiracy”.
On 4th July 2018, The Central Government of India invited Tamil Film Producers Council’s anti-piracy team to talk about the shortcomings in the industry. “Breaking News : Central authorities has invited our Antipiracy team to talk about technical drawbacks and guaranteed most aid to kill piracy. We have been identified as the best antipiracy team in India. Proud TFPC @VishalKOfficial @prabhu_sr” tweeted Tfpc antipiracy cell.
But even after all the efforts by way of the anti-piracy cell, Tamilrockers internet site is up once more and running on unique domain. Netizens are overtly asking for the new domain name of the internet site on Twitter.
On 14th September 2018, it was once said that Tamilrockers internet site leaked Sivakarthikeyan and Samantha Ruth Prabhu starrer ‘Seema Raja’.
On fifteenth September 2018, Tamilrockers internet site reportedly leaked Samantha Ruth Prabhu’s ‘U Turn’ also.
On 12th October 2018, Fake twitter account of Tamilrockers, which shared links of pirated movies was suspended through TFPC Anti Piracy Cell, the respectable handle of the Anti Piracy Cell tweeted, “#Fake_account of Tamilrockers https://twitter.com/tamilrockers__ that shared pirated film links has been suspended by using TFPC Anti Piracy Cell. #Kill_Piracy”
On twentieth October 2018, Tamilrockers and domains of some different piracy websites were suspended by way of TFPC Anti Piracy Cell for pirating the films – Vada Chennai and Sandaikozhi 2. Dhanush and Vetri Maaran’s film Vada Chennai and Vishal starrer Sandakozhi 2 had been leaked on Tamilrockers website soon after they had been released.
On 4th November 2018, Tamil Rockers threatened to upload HD print of Vijay’s particularly expected movie ‘Sarkar’ on there illegal website for on line download.
On fifth November 2018, in there battle against piracy TFPC Anti Piracy Cell released a press release saying, “We have to collectively work collectively for this and make certain that the thief Tamil Rockers does no longer win. We appoint people to each and every theatre to carefully monitor. If someone is viewed recording the film, we request that they need to be right now mentioned to the police. Further, we had determined that all theatres ought to have CCTV cameras. We wish to remind about this thru this letter.”
On sixth November 2018, Tamilrockers website reportedly leaked pirated version of film ‘Sarkar’ illegally. It stays to be viewed if TFPC Anti Piracy Cell will be in a position to find source of the leak and take motion once more the website via taking it down from the internet. Vijay’s followers have expressed disappointment about the leak and have requested authorities to take rapid action.
On eighth November 2018, Aamir Khan – Amitabh Bachchan starrer Hindi film ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ obtained leaked on Tamilrockers. After the leak, Tamil Film Producers Council launched a declaration announcing that Tamil rockers need to be prevented from such piracy. They also urged theatre proprietors to set up human beings to prevent moviegoers from recording movies.
On tenth November 2018, reports started making rounds that Tamilrockers had threatened on their social media account that they will leak Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumar starrer ‘2.0’ on the day of it is release. Soon after this, the internet site ran text on their web site pronouncing that they are now not on social media.
On twenty-eighth November 2018, ahead of the release of much-awaited film ‘2.0’, the Madras High Court directed 37 web provider carriers (ISPs) to block over 12,000 websites that are responsible for leaking pirated versions of Tamil movies. 2,000 TamilRockers domains were phase of the list.
On twenty-ninth November 2018, reviews recommended that even after Madras HC’s selection to block 2,000 domains operated through Tamilrockers, the internet site nevertheless managed to leak Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer 2.0 online. Fans took to social media to categorical there displeasure related to the leak and requested authorities to take rapid action towards Tamil Rockers. Meanwhile, 2.0’s crew has made an attraction to the moviegoers to say no to piracy and watch the film solely in theaters. The official take care of the film tweeted, “Hardwork of four yrs, crores of money, efforts of hundreds and hundreds of technicians – all to supply you a visible spectacle you can watch, love and enjoy in THEATRES! Do now not spoil the experience. SAY NO TO PIRACY! Send all pirated hyperlinks to [email protected] & assist Indian cinema shine! #2Point0”.
On twelfth December 2018, Tamilrockers reportedly threatened to leak upcoming Malayalam film Odiyan on the day of its release. Odiyan is a fable thriller inspired by using the folklore of Kerala and stars Mohanlal, Prakash Raj, Manju Warrier and Maqbool Salmaan in lead roles. The film is set to release on 14th December 2018.
On 17th December 2018, The leak on Hollywood film Aquaman alongside with Mohanlal starrer Malayalam movie Odiyan on Tamilrockers was once reported.
On 20th December 2018, Reports recommend Tamilrockers leaked Vijay Sethupathi’s present day release Seethakaathi. Directed by means of Balaji Tharaneetharan, this film is loosely primarily based on the lifestyles of Seethakathi, a rich philanthropist, who had a ardour for Tamil literature and recognised for his generous nature.
On 23th December 2018, Tamilrockers leaked Dhanush’s film ‘Maari 2’, Sivakarthikeyan’s movie Kanaa and largest Kannada film of all time Yash starrer ‘KGF’. Reports additionally recommended that Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif starrer Bollywood film ‘Zero’ was additionally leaked on the website.
On twenty ninth December 2018, Tamilrockers leaked Ranveer Singh and Sara Ali Khan starrer ‘Simmba’ on the website. Directed by way of Rohit Shetty, the movie also stars Sonu Sood, Siddharth Jadhav and Ashutosh Rana in pivotal roles. The film additionally sees cameo appearances from Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, and the Golmaal team. ‘Simmba’ is the Hindi remake of Telugu language film ‘Temper’.
On 8th January 2019, Petta and Viswasam makers reached out to court docket to are searching for help in preventing leak of films on piracy websites. Chennai excessive court issued a banning order against releasing the films online on piracy sites.
On ninth January 2019, N. T. Rama Rao biopic ‘NTR: Kathanayakudu’ was reportedly leaked on Tamilrockers. The version available for down load was once reportedly of ‘low quality’ and a ‘cam print’, however the harm was once anticipated to be done.
On tenth January 2019, Despite a court order to block piracy sites, celeb Rajinikanth’s movie ‘Petta’ leaked on Tamilrockers on the release day itself. ‘Petta’ directed via Karthik Subbaraj is a large venture and has song composed with the aid of Anirudh Ravichander.
On eleventh January 2019, After Rajinikanth’s ‘Petta’, Thala Ajith’s and Nayanthara starrer ‘Viswasam’ used to be also determined available on Tamilrockers for download. ‘Viswasam’ released to packed houses and obtained ignored critiques at the Box Office.
On 25th January 2019, Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer movie ‘Thackeray’ based on the life of Shiv Sena Supremo Bal Thackeray fall prey to on line piracy through Tamilrockers. The film leaked online on Tamilrockers on the launch day itself.
On twenty sixth January 2019, Kangana Ranaut’s ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ became a target for Tamilrockers and received leaked online. Due to this, the film could not perform properly at the field workplace and failed to fulfill the expectations of the makers.
On 7th February 2019, Sonam Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, Anil Kapoor and Juhi Chawla starrer ‘Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga’ acquired leaked on Tamilrockers website. ELKDTAL is story of a young girl who ought to contend with family that needs her to get married, a creator who is definitely smitten with her, and a secret that she harbors shut to her heart.
On seventh February 2019, Simbu starrer Vantha Rajavathaan Varuven was also leaked.
On ninth February 2019, Tamilrockers leaked Mammootty starrer Telugu film ‘Yatra’. Mammootty, Jagapathi Babu, Sudheer Babu and Suhasini Maniratnam starrer ‘Yatra’ released on eighth February.
On 14th February 2019, Tamil film Dev, starring Karthi, Rakul Preet Singh, Prakash Raj and Ramya Krishnan was leaked of the website.
On 15th February 2019, Bollywood an awful lot talked about film ‘Gully Boy’ starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles was once leaked on the internet site just few hours after its release.
On twenty third February 2019, Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit starrer ‘Total Dhamaal’ leaked on Tamilrockers one day after its release. In ‘Total Dhamaal’ six people come across wild jungle animals and threat at each and every turn whilst racing against time to locate a hidden stash of 500 million rupees.
On twenty seventh February 2019, Tamil movies Kanne Kalaimaane and Pettikadai were leaked on the website. Udhayanidhi Stalin, Tamannaah Bhatia, Vadivukkarasi and Poo Ramu starrer ‘Kanne Kalaimaane’ and Samuthirakani, Chandini Tamilarasan and Varsha Bollamma starrer ‘Pettikadai’ both launched on twenty second February.
On 8th March 2019, Reports endorse that Brie Larson, Samuel L Jackson, Djimon Hounsou, Clark Gregg and Jude Law starrer Captain Marvel leaked online. The film being leaked with in a day on its release is honestly horrific information for the producers.
On 9th March 2019, Reports recommend that Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu starrer ‘Badla’ leaked on line on Tamilrockers and is without difficulty accessible to the audience to watch it for free. This news truely comes as a heart breaker for the producer and the relaxation of crew as it honestly outcomes the series and restrict the audience to go to the theatre and watch the movie.
On 21st April 2019, Telugu motion pictures ‘Jersey’ and ‘Kanchana 3’ obtained leaked on Tamilrockers. ‘Kanchana 3’ is a horror-comedy starring Vedhika and Raghava Lawrence in the lead roles. Its a story about a man who is possessed via the Raaja Naagam, King Cobra and is directed through Raghava Lawrence. Nani and Shraddha Srinath starrer ‘Jersey’ is story for a middle-aged cricketer whose profession has failed to take off is forced to supply up on his dream. The film is directed through Gowtham Tinnanuri.
On 21st April 2019, Big price range Bollywood film ‘Kalank’ was additionally leaked on the illegal piracy website. Directed through Abhishek Varman and produced by using Karan Johar & Sajid Nadiadwala the film stars Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sanjay Dutt.
On 22nd April 2019, Malayalam film ‘Madhura Raja’ was once leaked on the website. The movie is directed via Vysakh, written by using Udaykrishna and starring Mammootty, Jai and Jagapathi Babu in the lead roles.
On twenty fifth April 2019, as per reports, the cam-print of the much-awaited film is leaked with the aid of a piracy website TamilRockers two days before its release. ‘Avengers: Endgame’ is the 22nd movie from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the modern-day after ‘Captain Marvel’, which released closing month.
On twenty fifth May 2019, Tamil film ‘Lisaa’ was once leaked on the website. ‘Lisaa’ is a story of a young woman who goes to meet her estranged grandparents and ends up dealing with life-threatening situations. Directed via Raju Viswanath the movie stars Anjali, Sam Jones, Makarand Deshpande and Yogi Babu.
On 2nd Aug 2019, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham and Idris Elba starrer Hollywood movie ‘Hobbs and Shaw’ was leaked on line on the identical day of its theatrical release. ‘Hobbs and Shaw’ is spin-off of ‘Fast and Furious’.
On third Aug 2019, Bellamkonda Sreenivas and Anupama Parameswaran starrer ‘Rakshasudu’ was once leaked solely by way of Tamilrockers. ‘Rakshasudu’ is an professional remake of the 2018 Tamil film ‘Ratsasan’ and is directed by means of Ramesh Varma.
On eighth Aug 2019, Ajith’s Nerkonda Paarvai used to be leaked online even earlier than its theatrical release. The movie is Tamil remake of Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu starrer Bollywood film ‘Pink’. ‘Nerkonda Paarvai’ is story of three girls, who befriend a few influential youngsters underneath the impact of alcohol, realize they are in chance when one of them attempt to molest a girl. The two events file case towards every other, after which the courtroom looks into it.
On thirtieth Aug 2019, Tamilrockers leaked Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor sarrer ‘Saaho’ with in few hours of its theatrical release. ‘Saaho’ is story of a man who makes use of an arsenal of weapons to warfare a gang of heavily armed thugs in the city. With the metropolis beneath fire and people’s lives at risk, the one man has to provide everything he has obtained to take the city back.