'Kaala' countdown begins

By NT Bureau Published on May 23, 2018 03:17 PM IST

Fans of Rajinikanth as thrilled as Kaala is ready for release in 15 days. Come 7 June, the movie would be out in maximum screens.

Directed by Pa Ranjith, the movie has Rajiniaknth, Nana Patekar, Samuthirakani, Sampath, Ravi Kale, Sayaji Shinde, Pankaj, Huma Qureshi, Eswari Rao and Arvind Akash in lead roles. Produced by Dhanush's Wunderbar Films, it has music by Santosh Narayanan.

The movie has been censored and managed UA certificate. And the duration of the film is 2 hours 46 mins 59 seconds.

Dhanush’s Wunderbar Films is releasing Kaala in association with Lyca Productions in Tamil Nadu. In North India, Wunderbar Films teamed up with Anil Thadani's AA Films who is also taking care of the release of 2.0 in Hindi.

Speaking about the movie, Ranjith, says, "The movie speaks about a man from Tamilnadu, who is settled in Dharavi slums in Mumbai. It is one of the biggest slum in the country. Almost all those who live here doesn't own even a small piece of land, though they work hard day and night. The film talks about this politics. A huge set replicating Dharavi was recreated in Chennai and we shot major portions there".

He adds, "Kaala is people’s cinema, the political message we handled in Kaala is important. Although Rajinikanth sir wanted to do a commercial movie with me, I chose to talk about people’s issue because his presence will get more reach and the world will know about the real issue".