The Telugu hit Arjun Reddy was a massive success as a result of which it was even remade in Hindi. The movie also has its Tamil version which released on an OTT platform. The Tamil remake is titled as Varmaa and has been directed by Bala. But due to creative differences the film never saw the light of day back then. After which Bala decided to let go of the film voluntarily. But this is the first time that viewers will be able to watch the original uncut version directed by Bala.
Varmaa Release Date
Released on October 6th 2020 on an OTT platform called Simply South. The movies premiere had been delayed for a while due to the ongoing pandemic as a result of which the makers decided to release it online. The film was actually stalled but later on resumed and re-shot by the makers of the film.
The cast of Varmaa includes a crew which have faced a lot of difficulties since the film was earlier shelved. The cast includes:
- Dhruv Vikram
- Megha Chowdhury
- Raiza Wilson
Varmaa is a surgeon who is extremely skilled and talented but he has severe anger issues. He drowns himself after Megha leaves him. she is his soulmate and without her he feels a void that cannot be filled even with alcohol.
The trailer of Varmaa received mixed reviews owing to the fact that there was a lot of controversy involved with the film and its making. But you could also say that the audience has watched the same concept a number of times and the idea has been killed. Watch the trailer of Varmaa here:
Varmaa Leaked Online on TamilRockers, Telegram
Although technology brought along with it bucket loads of advantages there are a few issues that surpass the goodness. Every maker strives hard to create content that is unique and can entertain the audience. It is a huge blow when piracy overshadows the hardwork put into the content creation process. In this case, Varmaa is a remake story ever since it has been voicing for relatable problems. The release of Varmaa on Tamilrockers, the nations’ leading torrent site for series, movies and shows leaked the full movie prior to its release. Tamilrockers allows free download and streaming of shows.
Modern day online streaming platforms depend a lot on opening week traffic as a significant source of return on investment. With the onset of Tamilrockers and other online streaming sites, makers and digital streaming partners face a haunting task of dealing with this situation in their hands. Also taking into consideration the current economic status of the country, it is only through web series that the industry will be able to make money.
Viewers are invested in the occurrences in the movie and would want to watch it and have a firsthand experience. Another aspect that should be taken into consideration is that in such times many people have opted for subscription of OTT platforms for the sake of entertainment purposes. They will prefer to make use of the money spent rather than searching for a pirated mere 480P or 720P print version of the show.
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