Silambarasan's forthcoming movie Osthi is in troubled
waters again. The movie, which is hitting the screens on December
8, is facing a threat from the Tamil Nadu Film Exhibitors
Sources say that the TNFEA has threatened to boycott
Osthi if the media partner of the Tamil film, Sun
Pictures, failed to clear the dues of its earlier films to the
association. The exhibitors have decided not to release any film
that is associated with Sun Pictures.
Be it a Sun Pictures distributed film or the satellite-rights
acquired flick, the TNFEA has decided to boycott all its movies
until it clears their dues. Meanwhile, the makers of Osthi
have written to Sun Pictures to clear the issue within next 48
hours else they would cut the ties with the channel.
Osthi is a remake of Bollywood blockbuster
Dabangg, which starred Salman Khan in the lead. In the
Tamil version, Simbu, Richa Gangopadhyay, Revathi and others are in