To prevent piracy of 2.0 movie, high court orders blocking of 12,000 websites
Thursday, November 29, 2018, 8:12 PM
As Rajinikanth-starrer 2.0 movie releases today, the Madras High Court has directed 37 internet service providers (ISPs) to block over 12,000 websites that exhibit pirated versions of Tamil movies. The list includes more than 2,000 websites operated by 'TamilRockers'. Justice M Sundar passed the order on Wednesday while allowing a plea moved by Lyca Productions Private Limited, the movie's producer.
The business side of Rajinikanth- Akshay Kumar's 2.0
Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 8:45 PM
Touted as Asia's costliest film till date, Rajinikanth's '2.0' is all set to hit the screens on 29 November. Rajinikanth-Akshay Kumar starrer movie is a year late in arriving at the box office but the delay has not affected the business of the 2010 'Enthiran' sequel. LYCA have recovered as much Rs 120 through satellite rights and Rs 60 crore through digital rights.