It is Diwali day today. The festival of lights is hopes it lightens the Kollywood box-office.
Tamil cinema is desperately seeking its big budget movies to work and let us hope Diwali brings some sweetness to the industry.
Vijay’s AR Murgadoss directed Thuppakki is the big Tamil Diwali film releasing in over 1000 screens worldwide. The film which opened in key international markets a few hours back is receiving good reports. It has to be a super hit to recover its huge budget. On Monday night the film got the all important entertainment tax exemption GO from the state government.
STR’s Podaa Podi which took nearly three years to be complete is finally releasing on Diwali day. The two hour romantic musical is getting a lot of appreciation from last night’s select preview show. It is releasing in nearly 350 to 400 screens in India and select overseas centres.
Thangar Bachchan’s Ammavin Kaipesi is also getting a limited release