This week’s most-anticipated Tamil release is undoubtedly, Cuckoo. Touted as the next big sleeper hit, Cuckoo will open to packed cinema halls this Friday, March 21. Apart from these notable points, we give you 5 incredible reasons to watch Cuckoo:
1. Fox Star India
The highly-successful American production house, Twentieth Century Fox made its foray into Indian cinema by producing Hindi and Regional films under the banner, Fox Star India. The production house has emerged as the youngest and a highly successful production house especially after its films have proved to become run-away hits. The recent ones being Engeyum Epodhum and Raja Rani. In association with The Next Big Thing, producing a film like Cuckoo will surely reap rewards for the production house.
2. Santhosh Narayan’s Music
After making his debut in 2012, Santosh Narayan has shown immense promise of becoming a successful composer. His fresh tunes in films like Pizza, Pizza2, Attakathi and Soodhu Kavvum has gained him a fan following among the youth. The melodious number Manasula Soora Kaathey in Cuckoo is already topping the charts, placing itself number one on iTunes.
3. Attakathi Dinesh
After his laudable performance in the film, Attakathi, Dinesh is one of the most-promising stars in Kollywood. Playing a challenging role of a visually-impaired person, Dinesh is sure to be the highlight of this film.
4. An unusual love story
The posters of the film have created quite a stir among the audience, revealing that the lead pair in the film is visually challenged. Given the number of mushy, unrealistic love stories nowadays, Cuckoo will be a whisk of fresh air and most definitely a genre-defining film.
5. A seemingly new cast
Apart from the lead actor, the cast is filled with fresh faces, including a new director Raju Murugan. Kollywood is has given rise to several directors in the recent past, who have managed to treat the audience with unconventional stories presented in their unique style.