By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 12:51 PM
It has been a wonderful year for the Tamil film industry and as we near the end of 2018, a spree of movies are lining up for a race towards the finish line. In its four weeks, December 20th and 21st are the idea dates for a release as it can give a four or three day weekend. As the Christmas holiday that is December 25th falls on the following Tuesday the movies can have a long run of five to six days. It seems like the movie makers don't want to miss out on the long weekend advantage and some big names have targetted the date are gearing up for a big release!
December 20th - Seethakathi
Vijay Sethupathi's landmark 25th film Seethakaathi is directed by Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom fame Balaji Tharaneetharan and Vijay Sethupathi will be playing a character of 75 years old man in the movie. Seethakaathi has Mouli, Mahendran, Gayathrie Shankar and Parvathi Nair play pivotal roles in this film. Govind Vasantha Menon who scored music for '96 handles the music department in this film. The film has a huge expectation as its Vijay Sethupathi milestone venture and fans are very much eager to catch Vijay Sethupathi new avatar.
December 21st - Silukkuvarupatti Singam
After the huge success of Ratchasan, Vishnu Vishal's next interesting comedy entertainer flick Silukkuvarupatti Singam is set to hit the screens on December 21st. The venture is directed by Chella has Regina Cassandra as the lady love for Vishnu Vishal with Oviya, Yogi Babu, Anandaraj, Karunakaran, Livingston, Sai Ravi and Mansoor Ali Khan in important roles. The film has music composed by Leon James.
December 21st - Adanga Maru
Following the massive hit of Thani Oruvan and Bogan, Jayam Ravi is back in the police outfit in his upcoming venture Adanga Maru. The film has Raashi Khanna as the lady lead and it is directed by Karthick Thangavel. The venture is made by Sujataa Vijaykumar under Home Movie Makers and has music by Sam CS. After the release of the trailer, Adanga Maru was initially set for a release on November 16th but the movie was postponed due to various reasons and now will be hitting the screens on December 21st.
December 21st - Maari 2
Maari 2 starring Dhanush is directed by Balaji Mohan and has music by Yuvan Shankar Raja. The venture has Krishna, Sai Pallavi, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, Tovino Thomas, Robo Shankar, Vinoth playing important roles. Maari 2 is made under Dhanush's own Wunderbar Films banner. The movie has a big buzz as it is the second installment of the Maari franchise and it has the combo of Dhanush and Yuvan after a long time. The movie was initially set for a December 21st release but there were rumors that the venture might be postponed which brought an official announcement from Dhanush himself. Dhanush ensured that Maari 2 will hit the screens on the marked date that is December 21st.
December 21st - Kanaa
Kanaa starring Aishwarya Rajesh in the lead role which also has veteran actor Sathyaraj in a pivotal role is directed by Arunraja Kamaraj. Kanaa is the first production venture for actor Sivakarthikeyan under the banner SK Productions. The star has also played a cameo in the movie and the venture is based on women cricket in the country.