April 4 is the first Friday of the beginning of the summer season in Kollywood. April and May will see some of the biggies, as it is holiday season and normally box-office booms.
The big summer release of the week is Sivakarthikeyan’s Maan Karate, which is releasing in 352 screens in Tamil Nadu. It is huge by any yardstick and multiplexes in Chennai city have given it the big screen.
The other releases are Arulnithi’s Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavanikalum and Koottam. The dubbing films are Vetri Payanam and Edhurkum Anjathavan, the Tamil dubbing of Captain America.
The big Hollywood tentpole release of the week is Captain America : The Winter Soldier and its Tamil dubbing Edhurkum Anjathavan, releasing in nearly 150 screens in Tamil Nadu.
Two little known Hindi films Jal and Main Tera Hero with newcomers have managed to get a single show release in Chennai multiplexes. The Telugu Mohan Babu and Vishnu Manchu starrer Rowdy is also getting released this Friday.