The movie taglines are meant to give a small description about a movie. Apart from the title, taglines play a dominant role in the movie's poster with the punching lines.
Latest buzz from Kollywood is that Tamil movie makers have
becoming very particular about the taglines. Recently, Thalaivaa crew
was forced to remove the tagline 'Time to lead from its promotional
Following this the makers of upcoming Tamil flick Rendavathu Padam, have included
'No tagline No Problem' in their promotional posters. By this the
industry experts are expecting the upcoming Tamil movies will be
off taglines. Such is the impact of the Thalaivaa tagline
controversy on Kollywood.
Recent release Thalaivaa faced many pre-release
controversies in Tamil Nadu. Later the movie release was
smoothened, when the movie bosses agreed to remove the tagline
'Time to Lead'.
In the recent press conference, Tamil actor Vishal, who is
awaiting his upcoming flick Madha Gaja Raja, asked
people to stop promoting the movie in its abbreviated version
MG Ramachandran (MGR), who was the actor and Tamil Nadu Chief
Minister is the iconic name in the state. Vishal said that it is a
powerful tagline that is instantly catchy. But he wishes to remove
it as he doesn't want to get into any controversy.
Vishal said, "I have been hearing people using the abbreviated
version of the title. I want to reiterate that the film is titled
Madha Gadha Raja and not MGR. We don't want to attract
controversy and therefore I urge everyone to stop using the