The U/A certificate was issued to Vishwaroopam without any application of mind,â€ť claimed the Tamil Nadu government in the Madras High Court, defending the ban on the film. Whatâ€™s more, it alleged that the certification of films itself was a â€śvery big scam that required a full-fledged probeâ€ť.
The judge did not find merit in the Âargument and allowed an interim release late on the night of 29 January. In less than 24 hours, the release was stayed again after the Tamil Nadu government appealed against it. Kamal Haasan, who has written, produced and directed Vishwaroopam, Âbesides playing the lead role in it, could now approach the Supreme Court. The strong words used by the governmentâ€™s counsel, however, point to a larger motive behind the J Jayalalithaa government preventing Kamal Haasan from Âentertaining his fans on the big screen in Tamil Nadu. Kamal, who pledged all his property to fund Vishwaroopam, says he along with his â€śMuslim brothersâ€ť have been â€śtrashed in a political gameâ€ť. Even though he says he does not know who is behind it, itâ€™s not difficult to guess who Kamal is hinting at. Â Read More>Â
Kamal Haasan today said Tamil Nadu does not want him to stay in the state and he might seek a “secular” place in the country or overseasÂ
Screening of Kamal Haasan’s ‘Vishwaroopam’ in Tamil Nadu has been deferred again
Twelve hours was enough for veteran actor Kamal Haasan to lose all hope (or whatever was left of it) in Indiaâ€™s political structures. Last night, the Madras High Court had lifted the ban by the Tamil Nadu government on Hassanâ€™s film Vishwaroopam. However, in the morning, police halted screening across Chennai. Read More>
Tamil Nadu Government Today Filed An Appeal Against The Clearance For Vishwaroopam
Review of Kamal Haasan’s controversial film Vishwaroopam
It is ironic that a film that is set outside India and deals with Al-Qaeda sponsored terrorism, is accused of insulting Indian MuslimsÂ Read More>