It is going to be another weekend of more releases at the Chennai Box Office. There is going to be three Tamil releases along with some dubious dubbings, a major Hindi and Hollywood film to provide stiff competition.
The three Tamil releases are - Thambi Arjuna directed by debutant Vijay Anand (see pic) and features Ramana, Feroz Khan, Aashima, and Suman. It is typical mass masala movie based on ‘brother sentiments’, lots of action and some romance.
Aaravathu Vanam with newcomers is a village subject based on a real life incident and directed by Bhuvanesh. The other release Ilakkana Pizhai is said to be a soft porn film with newcomers and some titillating scenes.
The Bollywood release of the week is Ajay Devgan- Kangana Raunat- Emran Hashmi starrer Once Upon a time in Mumbai, based on the early days of notorious smuggler Haji Mastan and his protĂ©gĂ© turned enemy Dawood Ibrahim. The film has good music and is releasing in 8 Chennai screens.
The other big release is the ‘Twilight’ saga Eclipse a horror thriller and a super hit worldwide and now releasing in 10 Chennai screen. Among the earlier releases only Madrasapattinam and Kalavani is able to survive.