Chennai, Oct 14 (): The trailer of Vijay’s upcoming movie Thuppakki, which was launched on October 10, Wednesday has received a tremendous response and has created a new record on social networking sites like Twitter and YouTube. The first trailer of Thuppakki was released at the audio launch function of the movie at Sheraton Park Hotel, Chennai.
In just 2 days of its release, the trailer of Thuppakki has received 737,399 views on social media websites, which is said to be the highest-ever received for a Tamil movie. Vijay fans were very anxious to see Thuppakki’s trailer as they have been waiting for the movie for more than four months. So, as soon as the trailer was released it got a quick response.
Ajith’s Billa 2 received 552,399 hits in 48 hours on the video-sharing site. Thuppakki’s trailer has got about 185,000 more views more than Billa 2. Thuppakki has taken the top spot among 30 most awaited movies in a public poll done by Behindwoods.
Last month, trailer of Neethaane En Ponvasantham, a film by Gautham Menon received about 5.5 lakh hits, thereby breaking Billa 2’s record.
Thuppakki’s new teaser trailer is a 41-second video-clip. The trailer is short, punchy and sleek, which has fulfilled the great expectations of the Vijay’s fans. Vijay speaks little; in the other scenes we could hear only bullets shot at his enemies.
The trailer mainly showcases the action factor in Thuppakki. The action sequences of Vijay are the main highlight of the trailer and Kajal makes only a brief appearance in the first part of the video.
A. R. Murugadoss has directed Thuppakki, which stars Vijay, Kajal Aggarwal and Vidyut Jamwal in the lead roles. It is an action-thriller and Kalaipuli S Dhanu has produced the movie. The story revolves around a cop, which is played by Vijay and the movie is set in Mumbai. The movie will hit the screens on Diwali.