Tamil movies are power-packed with action and entertainment. People from across the country love to watch Tamil or dubbed Tamil movies. Instead of going to the theatre and spending money on all the movies, fans prefer to watch them for free in the comfort of their homes. This is the reason piracy websites like Moviesda leak movies illegally to the internet. Due to piracy sites, the number of audiences in the theatre has decreased and the producers and artists suffer loss.
Moviesda is a website that allows people to download Tamil movies of HD quality free of cost. This website illegally leaks newly released Tamil movies online. Although actors, directors, and producers have been requesting the fans not to support such pirated sites, fans continue to use them.
Features of Moviesda
Moviesda is a mobile-friendly site, which has a list of Tamil movies categorized according to the date of release of the movie so that the users can easily browse and download them. There are also movies that are dubbed Hindi/ English/ other languages to Tamil. Moviesda releases old and new movies. On this infamous site, movies are also listed alphabetically. This website keeps modifying its URL name in order to escape from the ban. In 2020, it exists by the name isaiminiweb.com.
Movies released by Moviesda
A vast number of Tamil movies have been leaked to this website. Movies including Petta, Asuran, 2.0, Maari 2, Darbaar, MGR Magan, Jasmine, Server Sundaram, Aayiram porkasugal and many other are available on this notorious website.
What are some alternative websites to Moviesda?
Even though piracy is highly opposed by the government and the film industry, pirating websites continue to exist. Here are some alternative websites other than Moviesda-
- Madras Rockers
- SSR Movies
Measures taken by the Indian Government to stop piracy
The Indian government has implemented strict rules to ban piracy websites and also to punish the people involved in piracy. Recording the movie in the theatre and leaking the movie illegally on the internet is considered as piracy. Not only that, a person who downloads the movies from illegal websites is also held liable for committing the act of piracy. According to the Indian piracy law, pirating is not only illegal but a punishable crime.
According to the Cinematograph act of 2019, people involved in pirating can be fined up to Rs 10 lakh and/or can face 2-3 years of imprisonment. Under the law of the Indian constitution, the punishment for a person caught in the act of piracy is up to six months of jail and/or a fine of Rs 50,000 to 2,00,000.
Piracy is illegal and a punishable crime. Also, using the illegal sites is not safe in terms of privacy. Instead, the fans can opt for legal alternatives such as Netflix, Amazon prime, Hotstar, etc.