Today, October 3 is Vijayadasmi and Dussehra day. It is a long weekend which started on October 2, Gandhi Jayanti. So all new films released on Thursday, to get advantage of a four day weekend.
The Tamil releases on Thursday were, the Jiiva starrer Yaan, Theriyama Unna Kadhalichiten and Naan Ponnu Onru Kanden. Out of the lot only Yaan got big screens and prime shows.
The big Hindi release of the week was Hrithik Roshan’s Bang Bang, which also had a Tamil version and released big in nearly 55 screens in Chennai city and Chengalpet areas. The other release was Haider in limited screens.
The Telugu Ramcharan film Govindudu Andarivadele which released on October 1, also got limited screens. Prithviraj’s Malayalam film Tamaar Padaar is also schedule to release today in limited Chennai screens.