All is not well for Rajinikanth's Kochadaiiyaan. The movie release, which is now been scheduled for May 23, seems like will be delayed further. Yes, the movie, once again, is likely to be postponed as there are some serious issues to be sorted out.
Kochadaiiyaan was orignially planned for release on
April 11 for the Tamil New Year. But it got postponed and the
makers of the flick decided to release on May 1. Well, it was
pushed to May 9 and when the people thought that finally it was
hitting the screens, the movie bosses shocked Rajinikanth fans by
postponing the flick.
They gave technical reasons for postponing the release of
Kochadaiiyaan. And announced that the Tamil movie will
release on May 23. now, once again, there is a buzz on the
If the rumours are to be believed, there is a serious issue
between Kochadaiiyaan makers and its distributors. Many of
them have lost interest in the film and not ready to back the Tamil
flick. The price negotiation is going nowhere. This in turn has put
the producer in huge trouble because he has to make financial
settlements with financiers. Continue reading the story on
A Rare Situation
It is one of the the rare situations where a Rajinikanth movie
is facing financial issues before its release. His movies are known
as money spinners.
Many say that the issue is unlikely to sort out and
Kochadaiiyaan release may be delayed again. There is no
guarantee that the Tamil flick will release on May 23, say industry
Delay Not Helping The Cause
Meanwhile, the makers of Kochadaiiyaan are trying hard
to release the film on the promised date. They clearly understand
that the delay is not helping the cause.
Kochadaiiyaan is a motion-capture animated movie and
first of its kind in Indian cinema. It is made with the budget of
Rs 125 crores, the highest-ever budget flick in South
Kochadaiiyaan stars Rajinikanth and Deepika Padukone in
the lead roles. It is directed by Soundarya Ashwin. It has AR
Rahman's music and Rajeev Menon's cinematography.