Dhanush's Asuran Polladha Bhoomi song released!
By MKV | Galatta | 09:04 PM
One of the biggest hits of this year is Asuran, which marked the fourth time collaboration between Dhanush and Vettrimaaran, after their earlier blockbusters in Polladhavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai. This movie, which hit the screens on October 4th, has vaulted Dhanush into the Rs. 100 Crores club, after just ten days of release. Produced by Kalaippuli S Thanu under his V Creations banner, Asuran has music by GV Prakash and cinematography by Velraj with editing by R Ramar. Today, the makers released the 'Polladha Bhoomi' video song from the movie.
At a runtime of 2 minutes and 43 seconds, the song features Dhanush, Ken Karunas and Teejay. Dhanush as the aged Sivasami, has done a brilliant job not just in the movie but in this song too. Composed by GV Prakash and for lyrics penned by Yugabharathi, the 'Polladha Bhoomi' song has been sung by Dhanush, GV Prakash, Ken Karunas and Teejay! Asuran got unanimously positive reviews from all quarters and is considered to be one of the best movies of this year, so far.
Asuran marked the acting debut of director Balaji Sakthivel. Manju Warrier debuted in Tamil cinema, playing the female lead alongside Dhanush in Asuran. The cast included Ken Karunas, Teejay Arunasalam, Pasupathy, Prakash Raj, Ammu Abhirami, Subramaniam Siva, Pawan and Aadukalam Naren among others. Asuran is based on the novel Vekkai, by writer Poomani.
Check out the video song here:
Dhanush's Asuran finds support from top political leader!
By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 02:42 PM
One of the most celebrated and cherished stars of Kollywood is Dhanush who is rising from strength to strength. His most recent release Asuran, has been flying high at the theatres and is still going strong even after more than two weeks from release. This fourth collaboration between the director-actor duo of Vettrimaaran and Dhanush, has replicated and emulated the success of their first three movies - Polladhavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai. Asuran has been coming in for praise from all quarters and the latest to pour their praise for this movie is the political party DMK's supremo - MK Stalin.
The political leader has praised the movie stating that it is more than just a film and is in fact a lesson. He also specially mentioned and acknowledged the work of Vettrimaaran and Dhanush. Responding to this praise, Dhanush thanked Stalin for taking time out to watch the movie and mentioned that the team was elated with the high praise. Based on the novel Vekkai by Poomani, Asuran is an intense rural action drama which marked the Tamil cinema debut of Mollywood veteran Manju Warrier and also the acting debut of director Balaji Sakthivel. The performances of Ken Karunas, Teejay, Pasupathy and the rest of the cast also came in for a lot of acclaims.
OFFICIAL: Vetrimaaran's next after Asuran gets hit producer
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 01:15 PM
National Award-winning director Vetrimaaran is a happy man these days as his latest directorial, Asuran, has gone on to become a critical and commercial success with the film earning over 100 crores, which includes collections from theatres across the globe, digital, satellite and audio rights. Post Asuran’s release, fans have been waiting for an update on Vetrimaaran’s next film with reputed producer Elred Kumar now announcing he will be producing a venture with the celebrated filmmaker under his RS Infotainment banner, which has previously made hits like Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa, Ko, Yaamirukka Bayamey to name a few.
Elred Kumar has released a statement on his association with Vetrimaaran saying, “More than a producer, I am so much exhilarated in collaborating with a filmmaker like Vetrimaaran as a film buff. He has been one among the rarest league of filmmakers, who bridge the gap between offbeat and commercial cinema. The core themes of his movies are unique and at the same time, they are packaged and presented very well with commercially engrossing elements, which hasn’t just won the hearts of Tamil audiences, but beyond the linguistic boundaries as well. This is so much evident with his recent blockbuster hit Asuran, which has turned out to be the cynosure of box office. I am very much happy and looking forward to bringing the best showpiece from this National Award-winning filmmaker and his team. We will be shortly announcing the complete details about our project including the star-cast and technicians,”.
The upcoming Vetrimaaran film with producer Elred Kumar will be based on Na. Muthukumar’s poetry book, Pattampoochi Virpavan and popular comedian Soori will be making his debut as the hero. Fans will also know that Vetrimaaran also has plans to make Vada Chennai 2, the sequel to last year’s smash hit, Vada Chennai, with Dhanush and the rest of the cast reprising their respective roles. Furthermore, we had revealed a while back that the acclaimed director is also in talks to make a film with Suriya in the lead role with an announcement regarding it now being awaited.
Kamal Haasan's praise for Asuran - check out new pictures!
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 12:56 PM
Dhanush's Asuran is doing some great business at the box office and the film is having a successful run so far. Keeping the box office success aside, Asuran is being raved by the critics and the general audience for the outstanding performances of Dhanush, Manju Warrier and Ken Karunas and the gritty filmmaking of director Vetri Maaran. The film has now caught the attention of none other than Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan. Yes, the Makkal Needhi Maiam Chief saw the film in a private screening and was highly impressed.
He was all praise for director Vetri Maaran, Dhanush, and the entire team of Asuran for giving an important film to the society. He also invited Manju Warrier over to his office at Alwarpet where appreciated her with words of positivity and encouragement. The pictures from the meeting have been doing the rounds on social media. Shruti Haasan was also spotted alongside Kamal and Manju Warrier in this meeting.
It is reported that Kamal talked over a phone call to Vetri Maaran and Dhanush sharing his opinion about the film. The team of Asuran must definitely be glad and happy about this.
New Promo From Dhanush's Asuran Released! Check Out!
By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 08:42 PM
Dhanush and Vetri Maaran has tasted success for the fourth consecutive time as their recent release Asuran has been receiving positive reviews from fans and the critics as well. Asuran is bankrolled by one of the leading producers Kalaipuli S Thanu under his V Creations banner. The film has popular Malayalam actress Manju Warrier as the lady lead marking her long-awaited Tamil debut. Asuran also has Abhirami, Teejay Arunasalam, Prakash Raj, Pasupathy, Aadukalam Naren, Guru Somasundaram, Balaji Sakthivel, Subramania Siva, Thalaivasal Vijay and Ken Karunas in other important roles. With the film having a successful run at the theatres, the makers have released a new promo video from the film. Here is the new promo from Asuran,
Asuran - Running Successfully | Dhanush | Vetri Maaran | G. V. Prakash Kumar | Kalaippuli S Thanu
Dhanush's Asuran - new making video | Vetri Maaran
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 02:37 PM
Dhanush is flooded with so many positive reviews and feedback for his latest release Asuran, directed by Vetri Maaran. This intense action drama which hit the screens yesterday (October 4), opened to highly positive reviews from the critics and the audience. Dhanush's top notch performance and Vetri Maaran's gritty filmmaking were praised by many. This film marks Vetri Maaran's fourth time collaboration with Dhanush after Polladhavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai. The duo's success ratio is already proven and the streak will now continue with Asuran as well.
The film has music composed by G.V.Prakash Kumar and the songs have already become super hits. The makers have now released two new making videos in which we see how the scenes were filmed. We see Vetri Maaran, the director at work and he is captured explaining the scenes and shots to his cast and crew.
Bankrolled by Kalaipuli S Thanu's V Creations, Asuran's star cast also includes Manju Warrier, Balaji Sakthivel, Pasupathi, Ken Karunas, Ammu Abhirami, Teejay, and others. Asuran is adapted from the acclaimed Tamil novel, Vekkai, penned by Poomani. The film has cinematography by Velraj and editing by Ramar. Check out the new making video of Asuran here:
Dhanush's Asuran - new promo teaser
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 04:15 PM
Dhanush recently wrapped the first schedule of his untitled 40th film with director Karthik Subbaraj. The multi talented actor is all geared up for his next release, Asuran, directed by Vetri Maaran. This emotional action drama will be hitting the screens tomorrow, October 4th amidst good expectations from film buffs. This film marks Vetri Maaran's fourth time collaboration with Dhanush after Polladhavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai. The duo's success ratio is already proven and the streak is expected to continue with Asuran as well.
The film has music composed by G.V.Prakash Kumar and the songs have already become super hits. The makers have now released a series of new promos, each video running for 10 seconds each. These new promo videos have got a favourably good response from the fans. Bankrolled by Kalaipuli S Thanu's V Creations, Asuran's star cast also includes Manju Warrier, Balaji Sakthivel, Pasupathi, Ken Karunas, Ammu Abhirami, Teejay, and others.
Asuran is adapted from the acclaimed Tamil novel, Vekkai, penned by Poomani. The film has cinematography by Velraj and editing by Ramar. Check out the new promo video here:
Dhanush's Asuran passes the censor test - important details here!
By Arvind Sundaram | Galatta | 03:15 PM
Dhanush's Asuran, produced by Kalaipuli S Thanu's V Creations, is all set to release this Friday, on October 4th. This revenge action drama is based out of the novel, Vekkai, penned by Poomani. The film is directed by Vetri Maaran, marking his fourth time collaboration with Dhanush after Polladhavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai. The latest update is that the film has passed the censor test and has got an U/A certificate from CBFC. We are not sure if the film has got any cuts and we will get more clarity in the coming days.
The runtime of the film is also yet to be known. The U/A certification will justify the intense and raw action sequences. The star cast of Asuran includes Manju Warrier, Ammu Abhirami, Ken Karunas, Balaji Sakthivel, Pasupathi, and others. With music by G.V.Prakash Kumar and cinematography by Velraj, Asuran will be Dhanush's second release of this year after Pakkiri. Asuran is expected to showcase Dhanush in a totally new dimension. Get ready to witness Asuran from this Friday.
Breaking: Dhanush's Asuran digital rights sold to this top platform! Deets inside...
By MKV | Galatta | 08:10 PM
Dhanush and director Vettrimaaran are coming together for the fourth time in the upcoming movie Asuran. This movie is scheduled to hit the screens on October 4th and the expectations for this movie are sky high. This actor-director duo has already given us three massive hits in Polladhavan, Aadukalam and Vada Chennai and going by this history, are all set to rock the Box Office with Asuran too. This movie is based on the novel Vekkai, by writer Poomani. The promotions for Asuran are in full swing and we just got to know another exlusive news about this movie.
The digital rights of Asuran have been sold to Amazon Prime, the OTT platform which has been acquiring a lot of regional content. Dhanush's last two releases - Vada Chennai and Maari 2 were both acquired by Hotstar. The amount for which the digital rights of Asuran have been sold is as yet not known. This movie has a lot of significance as It marks the Kollywood debut of ace Malayalam actress Manju Warrier and will also be marking the acting debut of director Balaji Sakthivel, who will be seen in a Police avatar.
Reports state that Dhanush will be appearing in dual roles in Asuran, which also stars Ken Karunas, Pasupathy, Prakash Raj, Subramania Siva, Pawan and a host of others. GV Prakash is scoring the music for this movie, which has Velraj handling the cinematography and R Ramar on the edit table.
Dhanush's breaking announcement on Asuran trailer
By Vivek Raj | Galatta | 05:27 PM
A film that has created massive curiosity among fans ever since its announcement, Asuran, announced for a worldwide theatrical release on October 4, marks the fourth-time association of National Award winners Dhanush and ace Director Vetrimaaran. Asuran comes after the two tasted successes in the form of their previous hits which include Pollathavan, Aadukalam and last year’s Vada Chennai. Coming out in theatres as an Ayudha Pooja holidays treat Kalaipuli S. Thanu has produced the upcoming action drama under his V Creations banner with music by G. V. Prakash Kumar and the ‘Kathiri Poovazhagi’ and ‘Polladha Bhoomi’ tracks released going on to become instant viral hits. With the film's post-production works in its final stages, Dhanush took to his social networking pages to drop a breaking announcement that the Asuran trailer will be released on September 8.
Asuran is an adaptation of the novel, Vekkai, written by Poomani, and has left fans mighty excited after the two character looks of Dhanush were released to a thunderous response from fans everywhere. The film includes several notable names such as popular Malayalam actress Manju Warrier making her acting debut in Tamil cinema with director Balaji Sakthivel appearing as a policeman while Pasupathi, actor Karunas’ son Ken Karunas and Ratsasan fame Ammu Abhirami being cast in supporting roles.