We have yet another Friday and we have a couple of Kannada films hitting the screens this week(July 15). Let's take a look at the new releases and what they have to offer us.
Kalpana 2 is the first release of this week, which is the remake
of Tamil blockbuster Kanchana2. Trade pundits expect Kalpana 2 to
make a good opening as both Kalpana 1 and the original version are
blockbusters. Songs have not made much impact but trailers and
teasers have created decent buzz.
With Upendra in the star cast along with Priyamani and Avantika
Shetty, good openings for the movie is guaranteed. It will release
through Jayanna Films throughout the state, and movie is expected
to release in 200 odd theaters.
Prajwal Devaraj and Meghana Raj starrer Bhujanga, is the second
release of the week. Bhujanga is touted to be the breakthrough
movie for Dynamic Prince Prajwal, who has been waiting for a break
for some time now. The movie is an action entertainer. The music
composed by Poornachandra Tejaswi of Lucia fame has garnered decent
Debutant Jeeva is directing the film for which writer BA Madhu
has provided the story and screenplay. Varuna Mahesh has produced
the movie. The movie is being released through Chandan Films
throughout the state.
Nanna Ninna Prema Kathe is the third Kannada movie releasing
this week. It has Vijay Raghavendra and Nidhi Subbaiah playing the
lead roles. This is the comeback movie for Nidhi, who is featuring
in a Kannada movie after 4 years. Lyricist Shivu Jamakhandi is
making his directorial debut with the project.
The movie is shot in the background of North Karnataka which gives a different feel to the movie. All the songs in the movie have been sung by the leading stars, which is said to be the highlight of the sound track. There are confusions regarding the main theater for this movie, which is being released by JP Entertainment throughout the state.