Kollywood is ready to welcome a new kind of film that Tamil audience are not used to, as Rajinikanth starrer Kochadaiiyaan, a 3D motion capture computer-animated film, is ready to hit the screens. The stage is getting ready for its grand release and the movie bosses are leaving no stone unturned to create a positive buzz around the film. While the expectations on the film are mounting on one side, the question on the film's success is being raised by trade pundits!
Kochadaiiyaan is set to become a milestone film in
terms of technology and budget. We are in times where our top
heroes consider masala movies as the safe bet and do the same old
masala flicks. But Rajinikanth has opted a different path as he has
chosen an experimental film. The 3D motion capture
computer-animated film could impress urban audience, but his strong
base is rural market. It is this factor that has made industry
insiders to raise the question on its success.
How Rajinikanth Hardcore Audience Love To See
Rajinikanth's hardcore fans love to see him in roles that they can connect instantly. It is not an assumption, but a fact that has made the actor a superstar in South. An animated Rajini is not a tried and tested role and this is the main reason why the debate has started. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...
Many would easily point their fingers at the success of
Rajinikanth's Endhiran - The Robot. But let me remind you,
Shankar's character creations were brilliant and the
scientic-fiction role played by the superstar was simply
Animated Rajini No Match To Real Life Rajinikanth Charm
Well, the early reports emerging from audience about
Kochadaiiyaan say that a section of audience is not
impressed. People say that the real-life Rajinikanth role is no
match to an animated character.
The joy of watching Rajinikanth in normal films will not be the
same in Kochadaiiyaan. The typical 'Rajinisim' will be
missing in the film. Take a look at the characters of
Sivaji or Padayappa, the audience would ignore
the exaggerated heroism part and connect with the characters with
Is Kochadaiiyaan Packed With Commercial Elements?
On the other side, there are traders, who doesn't want to down
play the film's prospects at this stage. They want to wait till the
film hits the screens. If Kochadaiiyaan has packaged with
all the necessary commercial elements, the film, undoubtedly, could
pull all section of audience.
The High Point Of The Film
Nonetheless, traders say in unison that Kochadaiiyaan
will take Kollywood to new heights at least in terms of technology
and innovation. They also say that the success could pave way for
more number of experimentations.
Kochadaiiyaan, which also features Deepika Padukone,
Jackie Shroff, Sarath Kumar, Aadhi and others in the cast, is a
historical-fiction directed by Soundarya Ashwin. Veteran director
KS Ravikumar has provided story and screenplay for the