July is here, 2014 is half way through. Kollywood has seen more than a century, 100+ Tamil films released so far during this year and our top stars, especially the Superstar Rajinikanth is set to entertain fans with two movies in the same calendar.
Yes, Superstar Rajinikanth's Kochadaiiyaan, the first Indian film to use motion capture technology released in 2014. Directed by Soundarya Ashwin with Deepika Padukone as female lead in the production of EROS International and Media One. Now, KS Ravikumar directing Rajinikanth, Anushka, Sonakshi Sinha starrer Lingaa will most likely release on December 12, for Rajini's Birthday.
Similarly, Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan is gearing up to have two releases in 2014. Ramesh Aravind directing Uttama Villain is slated for a September release, followed by his delayed project Vishwaroopam 2 by November.
Front lined Tamil actors Ilayathalapathy Vijay, Thala Ajith appears to be following the reign set by Rajinikanth. While they already have Pongal releases Jilla and Veeram in 2014, Ajith-Vijay striving hard to have another festival release untitled Gautham Menon's Thala 55 and AR Murugadoss's Kaththi during November, for Diwali.
Vishal and Jayam Ravi are the other two Tamil stars planning for double dhamaka in 2014. Vishal, Sruthi Haasan's Poojai being directed by Hari is also eyeing for a Diwali, while his Naan Sigappu Manithan with Lakshmi Menon in Thiru direction has garnered huge applause from viewers.
Jayam Ravi's Samuthirakani directed Nimirndhu Nil has got good reception from audiences and critics alike and now Ravi's Bhooloham with Trisha is gearing up for a 2014 July release.
Vijay Sethupathi [Rummy, Pannaiyarum Padminiyum], Vimal [Pulivaal, Manjapai, Netru Indru], Vaibhav [Damaal Dumeel, Nee Enga En Anbe], Naveen Chandra [Koottam, Sarabham] are few others who had two film releases during 2014. Whereas Siddharth is awaiting Vasanthabalan's Kaaviya Thalaivan release date while Pizza director Karthik Subbaraj's Jigarthanda slated for July 25 release.