It is the last Friday of February, nearly 14 films in Tamil, English, Hindi, Telugu, Malayalam and a few dubbed films are releasing! There are 4 straight Tamil releases out of which Thegidi and Vallinam are getting good pre-release talk.
CV Kumar a producer with a proven track record of off-beat hit films is backing his brother C Senthil Kumar’s maiden film Thegidi as producer. The film has gone for midsized screens in multiplexes, which work to films advantage as it is depending on word of mouth.
The other Tamil releases are Vallinam, Pannivizhiyum Malarvanam and Amara. There are three Tamil dubbing films - Vetrimaran, Parakkum Kalarai Manithan and Currency Raja, which releases mainly in single screens.
The four English releases are Dallas Buyer’s Club, Mr Peabody & Sherman, I Frankenstein and critically acclaimed Nebraska. All these films are having limited release.
The lone Hindi release of the week is Shaadi Ke Side Effects. Telugu film Bheemavaram Bullodu released yesterday (27 Feb). The Malayalam release of the week is Happy Journey.