Chennai, Sep 4 (): The official theatrical trailer of the film, Gautham Menon’s Neethaane En Ponvasantham was released on September 1, Saturday night along with the film’s audio release. As soon as the trailer was released in YouTube, it went viral and started collecting views in a very fast pace.
Following the music launch of the film, the audio CD is experiencing heavy sales and the trailer is also getting a record number of hits on YouTube. With just three days of its release, the trailer of the Tamil film “Neethaane En Ponvasantham”, on Tuesday evening has got 770,003 views on YouTube, breaking the record previously held by Ajith Kumar-starrer “Billa 2″.
Neethane En Ponvasantham, a romantic film is one of the most expected films of the year. The film is directed by Gautham Menon, whose previous films such as “Vaaranam Aayiram”, “Minnale”, “Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu” and “Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya” are super-hits.
Jiiva and Samantha play the lead roles in the movie and music is composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The music album has eight tracks, with lyrics penned by Na. Muthukumar.
Gautham Menon and Ilaiyaraja usually make an exciting combination, in addition Jiiva and Samantha gives bonus features for the film.
The film is planned to be shot simultaneously in Telugu as Yeto Vellipoyindhi Manasu. After launching the music of the Tamil film ‘Neethaane En Ponvasantham’, Gautham Menon and Ilaiyaraaja planned to launch the audio of the Telugu version of the film on September 2 in Hyderabad. But due to logistical reasons, the launch has been postponed.
Gautham Menon is directing both Tamil and Telugu versions of the film. Jiiva and Samantha play lead roles in Tamil version whereas Nani and Samantha pair in Telugu versions, respectively.
The film was set to start its first schedule of shooting on August 15. But, the shooting was delayed to August last.