After multiple postponements, successful film
came out on Thursday. As expected, the movie got a lot of attention thanks to the hype the movie garnered among global audiences. The film was released on April 14, amid festivities across India. For the uninitiated, festivals like Puthandu (Tamil Nadu), Vishu (Kerala), Bihu (Assam) and Baisakhi (Punjab) are celebrated and this could surely offer a good start for KGF 2. The opening collection of the artist is also expected. to break box office records.
Unfortunately, the film also became the latest victim of piracy. Yes, you read that right!
has been leaked on a few infamous hack-based websites and the latest development could now impact its smooth running in theaters, subsequently affecting its box office collection. A few vigilant fans and followers of the main man who noticed the notorious activities on the internet, were quick to share the news on social media. Many also asked netizens not to promote piracy by any means and to encourage a virtuous process of viewing.
is not the first Kannada film to leak online. Previous releases, theatrical and OTT, including
One Cut Two Cut, Love Mocktail 2, Ek Love Ya, 100, Mugilpete, Govinda Govinda, Akshi, Madhagaja, Drishya 2, Kannadiga, Badava Rascal
i love you Rachchu
fell prey to piracy. Not only that, the recently released film by the late actor Puneeth Rajkumar,
was also leaked online.
Talking about the reviews of the film online, the film has received tremendous response from moviegoers and the ratings are between 3.0 and 4.0. The film collected over 1000 crores at the global box office and becomes the 3rd film to reach these feet after Baahubali 2 and Dangal.
Directed by Prashanth Neel,
has Sanjay Dutt playing the main antagonist, and Srinidhi Shetty and Raveena Tandon appearing in key roles with Yash leading the way.