Friday Fury- August 12

Last Updated: Sat, Aug 13, 2011 04:55 hrs

The big Independence Day weekend is here.

There are six Tamil releases- Rowdram, Konjam Veyil Konjam Mazhai, Sankaran Kovil, Sakhakal, Uyarthiru 420 and a soft porn film Susi Appadithan.

Among the lot Jiiva’s Rowdram is the big release. His father RB Chowdhary is leaving no stone unturned to make it a hit. 

It is opening in a record 21 screens in Chennai city and suburbs, got prime shows and screens in multiplexes. If the film is appreciated it will take a fantastic opening and will be another feather on the star’s cap.

Meanwhile the other little known releases have limited screens and solitary shows in suburban multiplexes.

Some of the screens anticipating family audiences have increased the number of shows for Kanchana, which is turning out to be a super hit.

There are no major Hollywood releases, while the Bollywood release the controversial Prakash Jha film on reservations, Aarakshan will only appeal to elite audiences in multiplexes.