Finally three days before Diwali, the films releasing in Tamil for the festival of lights has been firmed up.
They are Ilayathalapathy Vijay’s Thuppakki, STR’s Podaa Podi, Thangar Bachchan directed Ammavin Kaipesi and little known Kasi Kuppam. All these films have announced their release date with censor certificate and theatre listing.
Vijay’s Thuppakki Chengalpet distribution has been firmed up with market guru Aascar Ravichandran snapping the rights at a fancy price. Advance booking started in all theatres in Chengalpetu area from yesterday evening.
In Chennai city where bookings started from early morning on Friday, the response has been very good with most of the ‘plexes being sold out for the first two days.
STR’s Podaa Podi which got it‘s censor certificate late yesterday evening will start its advance booking from Sunday. Ammavin Kaipesi too has announced that their advance booking too starts from Sunday.
Meanwhile Shah Rukh Khan’s Diwali Dhamaka and Yash Raj Films tribute to their mentor and maker Yash Chopra’s Jab Tak Hai Jaan (JTHJ) is releasing in a dozen screens in Chennai city and suburbs.
The advance booking for the film has been very good.
Ajay Devgan’s Son of Sardaar too has got 9 screens in Chennai city with most of the multiplexes giving them small screens, as their priority is JTHJ.