The biggest Friday of the year, has no major Tamil releases due to various other factors. Normally the Tamil Puthandu weekend sees big star studded release to cash in on the holiday season .
2013’s Tamil Puthandu weekend sees only unknown movies with new faces scheduled to release. The Tamil releases are Ninaivugal Azhivathillai, Enakku 40,Unakku 20. Maruvisaranai. And the dubbing film of the week is Mahesh Babu’s Dookudu in Tamil titled Athiradi Vettai.
The Hindi release is Billa 2 and Thuppakki villain Vidyut Jammwal's Commando. The film is releasing big in Tamil Nadu, with 13 screen release in Chennai city. The other Hindi release is Nautanki Saala
The big Hollywood release is Tom Cruise’s Oblivion. The other release is The Place beyond the Pines. Mohanlal’s Vishu release Ladies and Gentleman is also releasing simultaneously with Kerala release.