With great power comes great responsibility. Likewise, with growing technology comes sci-fi movies. Yes, the number of sci-fi films being fabricated here in India is growing with each passing day. But, are these flicks here to stay? Let's time travel into the future to find out.
Starting from superstar Rajinikanth's Enthiran to Suriya's 24, a host of sci-fi films have been produced in Kollywood. While movies like Enthiran, 2.0 and 24 are high in budget, relatively low budget films like Indru Netru Naalai and Miruthan are also being explored by film-makers from Tamil cinema.
So are Indian and Tamil moviegoers in specific, ready to sit back and enjoy a science-fiction movie? The answer is a resounding yes.
Not only have the above mentioned movies been welcomed by fans with utmost interest, they have also generated enough money to keep the producers interested.
With directors like Shakti Soundar Rajan planning to take Tamil cinema into the space in the near future, the future of sci-fi movies looks good in Kollywood.
So, can we expect superhero flicks in Tamil too? Well, with investors like Lyca Productions, the idea of creating superhero movies in Tamil might not be far away from now.