It is the first Friday of February and it is going to be another overcrowded programming in Chennai theatres. There are four straight Tamil releases, two Hindi, three English and two Malayalam releases.
The Tamil releases are Vijay Sethupathi’s Pannaiyarum Padminiyum, Prasanna-Vimal’s Puli Vaal, and two small budget films Kovalanin Kathali and Vu. The big two have got all prime shows in multiplexes.
The English releases are Tom Hanks’s Saving Mr Banks, Mark Wahlberg’s Lone Survivor and the animation film The Lego Movie.
The two Hindi releases of the week are Hasee Toh Phasee and Heartless. Two Malayalam films Ohm Shanti Oshana and Balyakalasakhi are also releasing in Chennai simultaneously with Kerala.