It only took few hours for a piracy copy provider to share Petta online. A torrent based website for pirated pictures, tamilrockers has provided the Rajini-led story on the internet.
Petta, directed and written Karthik Subbaraj, also feature superstar Vijay Sethupathi along with the Bollywood fame, Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The movie was released on Thursday. The movie has also been released internationally, taken to theaters of Kuwait, Denmark and France.
The movie has received mixed reviews and currently has a decent rating of 8.3 at the movie database keeper, IMDB.
#Petta It’s pure vintage #SuperstarRajinikanth. The style,swag, mannerism, is back with a bang and strong supporting cast of fine actors –@VijaySethuOffl @Nawazuddin_S pitted against him is a major +. @karthiksubbaraj handles @rajinikanth well & last 15 minutes is WoW!
— Sreedhar Pillai (@sri50) January 10, 2019
#petta is EPIC … superstar .. love you thalaivaaaaa … tharamaana sambavam senjiteenga. Congrats to the whole team. @karthiksubbaraj .. ???? big big big thank you .. we are indeed #rajinified .. Anirudh .. your best bgm work till date. Petta paraaaaaaak !!!!
— Dhanush (@dhanushkraja) January 10, 2019
Paathiya intha Padayappaona da padaiya!!?
This is #Petta night show audience from Sydney!
— Srikanth – Rajinified Max (@srikanthkaran33) January 10, 2019
In December another Rajinikanth feature, 2.0 had kissed the big screens and made decent collections.
Another south indian movie, NTR Kathanayakudu has being leaked. The film presents the life of N.T Rama Rao, a filmmaker, Telugu actor and former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh.