It’s official, Vishal’s Samar which was announced as Christmas release, is yet to be censored and trade sources have confirmed that it is being pushed to December 28.
Bala’s Pardesi the other talked about release has been postponed to January end.
As of now the Tamil Christmas releases are Kalla Thuppakki and Sattam Oru Iruttarai, both small films releasing in limited screens. The theatres themselves are preferring to continue with Kumki and NEP to attract the holiday family audiences.
There are also two other big other language films Salman Khan’s Dabangg 2 and Jackie Chan’s CZ12, which are trying for more screens.