Wednesday, June 03, 2020 17:30 IST
The legal courtroom drama, Ponmagal Vandhal, released on 29th May, and since then it has been the talk of the town! The movie skipped its theatrical release and released directly on Amazon Prime Video and has obtained enormous appreciation and admiration. Since it released on the OTT platform it was a super hit even in regions beyond Tamil!
The film follows a rookie lawyer leads to the reopening of a notorious 15-year-old case of a dead killer, alleged to have kidnapped and murdered young girls. Ponmagal Vandahal is a film that holds testimony to the fact that how good content cuts across boundaries and how the industry is leaning more towards a content-driven approach with more and more OTT releases. Ponmagal Vandhal gained immense popularity soon after it's release and caught on like fuel to fire.
For the first time ever in the south film industry, the film has 5 directors playing lead roles namely Parthiban, K.Bhagyaraj, Thyagarajan, Pratap Poten and Pandiarajan as well. Also, the trailer itself had broken records ahead of its release. The film even had one of the biggest ever TV trailer roadblock, a potential base of estimated 14 million viewers' watched the trailer at once on their television during the primetime across Southern states of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry.
Ponmagal Vandhal is written and directed by J. J. Fredrick in his debut, and produced by Jyothika and Suriya and stars Jyothika in the forefront. It has the honor of being the first Tamil film to premiere worldwide directly on Amazon Prime Video and is available for streaming in more than 200 countries and territories. Make sure to watch the legal battle!