The film, The Legend of Maula Jutt has been said to violate the copyrights from the hit 1979 film, Maula Jutt which was produced by Muttaqi Sarwar.
Sarwar had made various claims regarding the films and had also accused the current film’s producer, Bilal Lashari for plagiarism.
He had made the court give Lashari a restraining order for using any title, dialogue, theme, characters and anything in similar to the first Maula Jutt film.
He claims to have its intellectual property being used for their own gains and that copyrights of the film’s producer, Sarwar Bhatti as the owner of the film.
He called Bilal Lashari and the rest of the crew of TLMJ ‘thieves’ and will not let them plagiarize their old film for any reason.
Muttaqi had sent legal notices to everyone to distance themselves from the film.
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27 September, 2019