Tamil Movie Releases for Pongal

A lot of movies generally await you during the festive season. Pongal is no exception for Tamil movies and a list of movies are waiting to cheer up the movie fans. While one of the biggest disappointments is the postponement of Vishwaroopam’s release (Read: Vishwaroopam's release postponed), there are still a bunch of movies to entertain you. Below are Tamil movies releasing for Pongal.

1.Alex Pandian: Read: Alex Pandian Movie Review

Alex Pandian (2013) is directed by Suraj and stars Karthi, Anushka , Nikatha and Sanusha  in the lead roles. Santhanam plays the role of the comedian. Devi Sri Prasad has scored the music for the film.
Alex Pandian Release Date: January 2013.

Alex Pandian Trailer :

2.Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (KLTA):

Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya poster
Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya
Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasiaya (KLTA) is one of the most expected comedy flicks from the audience. KLTA stars Santhanam, Powerstar DrSrinivasan, Sethu and Vishaka Singh in the lead roles. The movie will be the first production venture by Santhanam along with Rama Narayanan. S Thaman has composed music for the movie.  The movie is set to be released by Udhayanidhi Stalin’s Red Giant Movies. (Listen to KLTA songs) .

Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya Trailer:

Release Date: January 13th 2012.

Samar vishal Poster
Samar  Poster


Vishal’s Samar which was scheduled to be released on Dec 28 is now to be released on January 13th 2013. Samar is directed by Thiru and stars Trisha, Vishal and Sunaina in the lead roles. Jayaprakash and Sampath play the supporting roles. Music for Samar is composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja.

Samar Trailer:

Samar Release Date:January 13th 2013.


Puthagam is Vijay Adhiraj’s directorial debut. Puthagam stars Sathya and Rakul Preet in the lead roles. Vignesh and Sanjay Bharathy play the supporting roles. Music is scored by James Vasanthan.

Puthagam Trailer:

Release date has been tentatively fixed to Pongal.