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‘Baahubali’ Asked to Remove Casteist Dialogue in Tamil Version

As alleged some theaters in southern Tamil Nadu were showing casteist reference in the SS Rajamouli’s blockbuster film Baahubali, the Madras High Court today directed TN government to issue a notice to all the District Collectors about the Censor board’s decision. Justice R. Sudhakar and Justice V.M. Velumani of the Madurai bench said the District Collectors should ensure that the ...

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Madras HC Rejects Writ on ‘Lingaa’; Decks Cleared for Release on Rajinikanth’s Birthday

The Madras High Court on Wednesday dismissed the writ petition filed by Ravi Rathinam, who had challenged the producers of Rajinikanth-starrer ‘Lingaa’ as copyrights violation of his upcoming film’s story idea published on Youtube. Madurai bench Justice M. Venugopal said the petitioner can initiate civil or criminal proceedings since it was a private dispute. The film directed by K.S. Ravi ...

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Rajinikanth’s ‘Lingaa’ Story Not Stolen, Pleads Director Before Court

Ravi Kumar, director of Rajinikanth’s upcoming film ‘Lingaa’ has denied the charge made by another director that the storyline was stolen from him. Story writer S Ponkumaran also has said it was a “flimsy thread” that the story of “Lingaa” was from the petitioner’s story “Mullai Vanam 999” as based on Mullaiperiyar dam issue. Just based on official trailers, how ...

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