The Kabali fever has hit the world as the movie is set to release this Friday, July 22. The housefull shows worldwide before the release of the movie, free auto rides to audience and giving free movie tickets for constructing public toilets has proven that the Thalaivar fandom is incomprehensible.
The movie is said to be released on 5000 big screens. Within 2 hours the tickets for the movie were sold at 400 theatres in United States. Europe’s largest theatre Le Grand Rex in Paris is already housefull. Advance booking in Chennai has filled the entire city theatres for first three days. SPI Theatres which has 27 screen showcasing 96 shows per day is also all booked. Firstpost reported that the first day at Vettri theatres is booked by friends, family and VIPs of the owner Rakesh Gowthaman.
LG Kiran Bedi tweeted that Puducherry government was giving free tickets to those who construct toilets in their house and the method has been working very well. Fyndus, a data processing Chennai startup and Bengaluru’s Opus declared a holiday on the day of Kabali release as reported by NDTV. With Kabali frenzy everywhere, the film is expected to break Bahubali records soon after its grand release.
Kabali, starring Rajinikanth and Radhika Apte has been directed by Pa. Ranjith. The teaser has already set the record of the highest viewed Asian film on YouTube crossing 25 million.