It is the calm before the Pongal storm week at Chennai Box-office. Friday, January 9 will see two little known releases in Chennai. The trade is looking for the Pongal biggies next week.
The two little known Tamil releases are Kizhakke Udhiththa Kaadhal and Vettayadu. The big English film is Liam Neeson’s action franchise Taken 3, which has a following in Chennai. The big Hindi release of the week is Arjun Kapoor’s Tevar, a remake of Mahesh Babu’s Okkadu which was remade in Tamil by Vijay as Ghilli.
And on Saturday – January 10, will see the release of the Telugu multi-starrer Gopala Gopala, starring Venkatesh and Pawan Kalyan. GG is a remake of the Bollywood film OMG-Oh My God. It is releasing big in Chennai and suburbs.