The release dates of two big ticket Telugu films — "Janatha Garage," starring Jr NTR, and "Babu Bangaram," starring Victory Venkatesh — have been postponed.
The makers of "Janatha Garage" had earlier locked Aug. 12 as its release date, but they have now changed their decision and postponed the movie to Sept. 2. The producers held a press meet in Hyderabad on Friday to announce the delay. Mahesh S Koneru, the publicist of the film, eariler had tweeted, "Janatha Garage unit will be meeting the press and issuing a statement in about an hour."
Mahesh S Koneru further tweeted: "Janatha Garage will release on September 2nd. We want to give time for post production for excellent output - Mythri Movie Makers."
Addressing the press meet, director Koratala Siva apologised to Jr NTR fans and said, "I request fans not to get disappointed. 'Janatha Garage' has been postponed as its shooting was disrupted by the rains. It is important to come with quality output. The movie will not disappoint you. The film has an excellent story and high technical values and it will be the best flick in NTR's career."
On the other hand, the makers of "Babu Bangaram" had initially planned to launch its audio on July 9, and release the movie in the theatres on July 29. They later postponed its music release. The latest we hear is that they have postponed its audio launch and film release to July 24 and August 12, respectively.
G Sriniwasa Kumar, the publicist for "Babu Bangaram," tweeted, "Breaking news #Victory #Venkatesh @DirectorMaruthi #Nayanatara #BaabuBangaaram Release on 12th August audio 22ndJuly. #BaabuBangaaram audio 24th JULY Audio release event by @shreyasmedia coincidentally 12th August is @GhibranOfficial Birthday. So it is double treat to him :) #BaabuBangaaram release."
Maruthi Dasari, who is directing "Babu Bangaram," has also confirmed the new release date of the movie. The director tweeted, "We are happy to announce that our audio will be out on the 24july and gearing up for a grand release on august 12 with all your blessings.."