In the last few years, Tamil Nadu has become a good market for other language movies. Earlier, only Kollywood movies used to rule the market. In the later years, English movies were doing decent business at metros. Now, Hindi and Telugu flicks have started making inroads in the state, which was not open for other languages movies other than the locally made films.
This week, a Telugu movie is releasing big in Tamil Nadu. By now, many might be aware of Telugu superstar Pawan Kalyan's delayed movie Attarintiki Daredi. The Tollywood film is releasing in a good number of screens in the state on September 27. Especially, in Chennai, The Power Star's movie is having a huge release. Traders say that the flick is releasing in over 40 screens.
Pawan Kalyan has a huge fan following in Chennai. It has made the theatre owners to increase the number of screenings in the first week. His earlier movie Gabbar Singh too had done wonderful business in Tamil Nadu. Especially, after a close to 90-minute clip was leaked on net, there is some kind of sympathy wave working for the movie not only in the state, but also in the other parts of India. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Why Attarintiki Daredi Was Delayed?
Attarintiki Daredi was supposed to release in the month of August. But the Telangana and Seemandhra issues forced the movie bosses to postpone the release.
Leak Forced The Advancement
A part of Attarintiki Daredi was leaked on internet earlier this week. This forced the movie bosses to advance the release. Else the Telugu flick would have been released in October.
Attarintiki Daredi Gets Support
The South industry stood by the movie bosses of Attarintiki Daredi when the movie was leaked on net.
Who Supported Attarintiki Daredi?
Siddharth, Nikisha Patel, Radhika Sarath Kumar and many others Tamil industry criticised the culprit behind the leak.
They requested fans not to entertain the piracy and urged their Twitter followers to support the Attarintiki Daredi makers.
Attarintiki Daredi Affects...
Meanwhile, Attarintiki Daredi is expected to affect Kollywood movies in Tamil Nadu.
AD Clashing With Raja Rani
Attarintiki Daredi is clashing with AR Murugadoss produced Raja Rani starring Arya and Nayantara. The Telugu release is reportedly overshadowing Mysskin's Onaayum Aattukkuttiyum, which stars Sri, Neelima Rani and others.