By Moviebuzz | Wednesday, 30 April , 2008
The buzz on Ilayathalapathy Vijay's Kuruvi is getting bigger day by day.
The reports we are getting from the labs, overseas and sneak preview audiences are that the film is "amazing and extraordinary. Vijay asathiyirukku, ena speed, padam double Ghilli! ." The advance booking of Kuruvi which opened today morning in eight Chennai screens has been "very good and have been sold out for the first two days". In Tamilnadu alone there will be nearly 300 screens showing.
Vijay's Kuruvi is also all set to release in USA. Prints have left from India. Narmadha Media has procured the theatrical rights of the film in USA for yet another record price.
Kuruvi is scheduled to open in 12 cities along with its Indian theatrical release Says Jayavel Murugan the biggest distributor of Tamil films in US: “Advanced bookings are now open in various cities for Kuruvi the audiences are eagerly waiting to watch the magic of Illayathalapathy Vijay with Trisha. Director Dharani is a very reputed director among the US audience and this has added expectations of the film”.
Meanwhile Kuruvi is releasing really big in Kerala. For the first time a Vijay film is going to release in 65 screens across Kerala. In big cities like Kochi and Thiruvananthapuram it is being screened in two screens. Already the trade is predicting a bumper opening similar to a Mammootty or Mohanlal biggie.