U Turn
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The full Telugu movie of U Turn starring Samantha Akkineni has allegedly been leaked on torrent sites and its free download or watching online will take a toll on its collection at the box office.

U Turn is a bilingual remake of Pawan Kumar's 2016 Kannada movie of the same name. Its Telugu version has become the victim of piracy on its opening day. A notorious gang has allegedly recorded the complete film during its screening at a cinema hall and released the full movie on its website for download or watch online even before the film completed its third show completed on the first day.

Samantha Akkineni in U Turn
Samantha Akkineni in U TurnTwitter

The website run by the notorious gang reads offers six different versions of the full Telugu movie of U Turn for download or watching online. The sizes of this versions range between 2.3 GB and 200 MB. Hours after this leak, the miscreants also release the full Tamil movie of U Turn for download on their website.

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A viewer, who allegedly watched this pirated copy says that the quality of its audio and video is very poor and they take away the interest of watching it. He advises to watch U Turn in theatres for better experience.

U Turn is a suspense thriller starring Samantha Akkineni, Aadhi Pinisetty, Rahul Ravindran and Bhumika Chawla. The movie has struck a chord with the audience and the word of mouth is expected to boost its collection at the box office in the coming days. Now, its pirated copy is posing threat for his business.

Samantha Akkineni's first look poster from movie U Turn
Samantha Akkineni's first look poster from movie U TurnTwitter

U Turn has reportedly fetched Rs 16 crore from the sale of its theatrical rights and the stakes are very high on the movie. Its pirated copy is likely to spread to other websites. If the makers fail to take this copy down from the internet, it is likely to take a toll on its collection and eat away the share of its distributors.