As usual there are nearly half a dozen Tamil films realizing today.
The fight is clearly between director Samy’s controversial Sindhu Samaveli, and Vishnu- Piaa starrer Bale Pandiya.
The other Tamil releases are the Sathyaraj-Karan mass masala Irandu Mugam, director Azhagu’s Puzhal on life in a Chennai jail, film with newcomers Kaloori Kalangal and the soft porn Rahasiyam.
The big Hollywood film is Piranha-3D in English and Tamil, a cheap underwater thriller, which is opening in nearly 25 screens across Chennai and its suburbs and will eat into Tamil film collections. The Bollywood release is the soft family tear jerker We are Family.