Queuing up outside theatres from as early as 5.30 a.m. to offering garland to Kamal Haasan`s cut-outs, fans went berserk when ‘Vishwaroopam’ hit about 600 theatres Thursday after approximately two weeks` delay.
When the film opens with Nirupama (played by debutant Pooja Kumar) discussing her sex life with her counselor, you will be left to wonder if Kamal Haasan’s magnum opus has got anything to do with action!
In the wake of row over Kamal Hasan`s movie ‘Vishwaroopam’, the Centre today set up a judicial committee to have a relook at the Cinematograph Act to make it more robust and ensure that movies do not get stuck after clearances by the film certification board.
The Hindi version of actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan`s ‘Vishwaroopam’ hit the screens Feb 1 amid controversies and the espionage thriller, made at Rs.95 crore, grossed approximately Rs.7.66 crore in its opening weekend.
Saturday evening brought some relief to veteran actor Kamal Haasan as the talks between him and the Muslim groups have proved to be fruitful for the release of his film ‘Vishwaroopam’ in the state of Tamil Nadu, as per reports.
Reacting to the hullabaloo around Tamil and Telugu film "Vishwaroopam", actor Boman Irani says irrespective of the content, if someone wants to pull a film into controversy, he will find a way to do it anyway.
The film fraternity might have verbally expressed its support to Kamal Haasan over the ban on his film ‘Vishwaroopam’ in Tamil Nadu, but the one to have translated his endorsement into action is Salman Khan.