Bala, the man who revolutionized Tamil cinema with three trendsetters- Sethu, Nanda, Pithamagan is back after nearly five years with his magnum opus Njaan Kadavul, releasing this Friday (Feb 6) worldwide.
The man who made stars out of Vikram and Surya is now all set to make Arya a star. The film is releasing worldwide in 235 screens, the highest ever for a Bala film. In Chennai city the film is opening in 9 screens, with advance booking starting on Wednesday.
There is huge expectation regarding the film all over Tamilnadu, and the best of distributors are backing the project which has also managed to get good screens. Says a leading distributor in Madurai, the home town of Bala: " We are expecting the film to take the kind of opening a star film will take."
The overseas prints of the film has been dispatched from Chennai on Saturday night. Pyramid Saimira is releasing this movie in USA with 5 prints across all major cities on Feb 6th weekend. The prints will be moved to next circle of cities, the following week.
Says Jayavel Murugan who is distributing the film for Pyramid Saimira: " There is huge expectations riding on Bala and his Naan Kadavul as the previous three movies of Bala were super hits in US. This film is also seeped in realism and everyone knows that it was in production for last three years and lot of trouble and passion has gone into the film. All online tickets are now open for booking in USA and the first round of booking were awesome". The US first week schedule as follows
Movie city , Edison , NJ
Serratheaters, Bayarea, CA
Norwalk, Los Angeles, CA
Novi , Detroit , MI
Funasia in Dallas and Houston, Texas.