Sasikumar’s Samuthirakani directed Poraali, released in 14 Chennai screens on Thursday (Dec 1), as it was considered to be an auspicious day.
It gets a solo release advantage, as there are no other Tamil releases this week.
The other big release of the week is Vidya Balan’s Dirty Picture in Hindi and Tamil in nearly 20 screens in Chennai and suburbs.
Due to the controversy and curiosity, the film is sure to take a bumper opening.
The Hollywood animation film Puss in Boots is releasing in eight screens in 2D and 3D versions and is sure to attract the kids.