Chennai: Vijay will light the screens this Diwali with his Thuppakki. Living up to the promise, the makers of the movie have decided to release the movie during the festival time in order to cash in on the season.
Gemini Film Circuit, which has acquired the distribution rights of Thuppakki, has released a press release in which it has specified that the film will release on Diwali. Regarding the on going title controversy, they have cleared that the issue will not stop them from releasing the Tamil film.
The movie bosses are hopeful that the verdict will be out in next hearing, which is scheduled on September 10. If the issue gets dragged further, they would change the title of the movie, claims a report. By stating it, the makers of the film have confirmed that Thuppakki will release on Diwali.
Thuppaki starring Vijay and Kajal Aggarwal landed in trouble over title issue after newcomer Ravi Devan, the director of Kallathuppakki, went to court claiming that the titles of his movie and the AR Murugadoss fllick have some resemblances. He also alleged that the logo also have similarities. So, he requested the court not to allow the makers of Thuppakki from using the title in any form.