For the big Independence Day, four – day weekend (Aug 15 to 18), theatres across Tamil Nadu have told producers they can’t take new release bookings.
60-70% of the screens in TN will be playing the biggie Thalaivaa scheduled to release on August 9, for a minimum two weeks.
The remaining screens will be divided between Escape Artist Motion Pictures Ezhil directed Desingu Raja and Red Giants Suseenthiran directed Aadhalal Kadhal Seiveer.
The multiplexes will be giving their biggest screen and maximum shows to Thalaivaa, while the other two will get remaining screens.
Outside of Chennai city Thalaivaa will take over best complex and single screens, as most of them will be playing on MG.
Meanwhile Bharath’s Ainthu Ainthu Ainthu, Ram’s Thanga Meengal and Karnas’s Ragalaipuram are trying their best to squeeze in.