Rajinikanth's multi-lingual movie "Lingaa", starring Sonakshi Sinha and Anushka Shetty in the female leads, is all set to hit the screens across the globe on 12 December. Rockline Venkatesh, the film producer, has made all preparations for its grand release.
Directed by KS Ravikumar, "Lingaa" is one of the most hyped and highly-awaited movies of 2014. The film has been creating a positive buzz in the media for several reasons since its announcement. The movie boasts of many interesting and surprising aspects. We bring you 10 highlights of the film.
1. Rajinikanth's magic
With his unique body language and dialogue delivery, Rajinikanth has his own style statement, which has garnered him millions of fans not only in India but also across the globe. His style has always mesmerised the viewers. His performance will be the biggest highlight of the film.
2. Story on serious subject
Written by Pon Kumaran, "Lingaa" is touted to be an action thriller. The movie has an interesting storyline of a man sacrificing everything to build a reservoir. The film deals with the sensitive issue of the Mullaiperiyar Dam.
3. Sonakshi Sinha's debut in Tamil
Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has been a part of blockbuster Hindi movies such as Dabangg, Rowdy Rathore, Son of Sardar and Dabangg 2, is making her debut in Kollywood with "Lingaa". She has played Rajinikanth's love interest in the movie and their romance is going to be one of the big highlights of the film.
4. Anushka Shetty's glamour
Along with Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Shetty, who is one of the most sought-after actresses down south, is playing the other female lead in the film. Her glamour quotient is going to be one of the biggest attractions of the film.
5. Amazing action scenes
Rajinikanth, who is known for his stunts, has worked with Hollywood action choreographer Lee Whittaker in Lingaa. The fights scenes are on par with international standards and one the biggest assets of the film.
6. Rajinikanth's association with Santhanam
Rajinikanth is known for his sense of humour and he will be seen with popular comedian Santhanam for the first time in "Lingaa". This duo will surely tickle the funny bones of viewers with their comic timing and one liners.
7. AR Rahman's music
Oscar award winner composer AR Rahman has given the music and the background score for "Lingaa". The tracks are already very popular.
8. Exotic locales of Karnataka
Major portions of "Lingaa" have been shot in beautiful places of Karnataka such as Melukote, Manuvana, Pandavapura, Chamundi Hills, Jog Falls and Mysore Palace. They will be a visual treat.
9. Amaran's brilliant art work
"Lingaa" has some brilliant art work and one of them is the artificial dam created by Armaan. His works will definitely blow the movie buffs away.
10. Randy's amazing camera work
R. Rathnavelu aka Randy, who has teamed up with Rajinikanth again after Endhiran, has handled the cinematography of "Lingaa". He has used Phantom Flex 4K and Red Dragon 6K cameras for the shooting and his work is surely going to be visually appealing.