Tamil Cinema has been witnessing rapid change with a new sort of
film editing. Gone are those days, where the first print was viewed
personally by crew and few shots were cut with accordance to the
views. Merely now, the filmmakers have started trimming the
sequences after watching film along with audiences.
Aadhavan released for Diwali has been witnessing house packed
shows, but audiences have felt that the duration is exceeding than
the actual limit. K.S. Ravikumar had recently insisted his
assistants to watch the film in all theatres. Now the latest buzz
is that around 20mins will be trimmed and producer Udayanidhi
Stalin has strongly ordered not to place any works on sequences of
It seems that few sequences of Surya and other characters will
be cut, including the prelude of title song where Surya plays mouth
organ. As well, the stunt sequence of assassination drama in the
beginning will be reduced to shorter duration.