Leo, the highly anticipated action thriller starring Thalapathy Vijay, has hit the theatres today, October 19, and has received glowing reviews from critics and fans alike. The film, directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, features Vijay in a different role, showcasing his versatility and strong acting skills. The film also stars Trisha, Sanjay Dutt, Arjun Sarja and Gautham Vasudev Menon in pivotal roles.
The film has many goosebumps moments for the audiences who have been waiting to see Vijay in a new avatar. The action sequences are on par with high-grade Hollywood films, and the film is fast-paced and engaging. Lokesh Kanagaraj, who has previously helmed movies like Kaithi, Master, and Vikram, has expertly blended emotion with action, creating a gripping narrative. The film has many key characters, but he has handled them all superbly, giving each one a distinct personality and purpose.
Leo breaks records in advance booking
Leo has become the highest-grossing film in advance booking this year, beating Shah Rukh Khan’s Jawan. With 16 lakh tickets sold, Leo has surpassed Jawan’s 15.75 lakh tickets, making it the highest-grossing Hindi film in India. Leo’s Tamil version has sold 13.75 lakh tickets, while the Telugu and Hindi versions have sold 2.10 lakh and 20,000 tickets, respectively.
This is a remarkable achievement for Leo, especially considering the challenges it has faced due to the pandemic and other issues. The film has generated a huge demand among the fans of Vijay and Lokesh Kanagaraj, as well as the general audience who are looking for a quality entertainer. The film has also received positive word-of-mouth from those who have watched it in the private screening.
Leo is a sure-fire blockbuster
Leo is poised to be a blockbuster hit in India and overseas regions, as it has received rave reviews from critics and fans. The film has been praised for its brilliant direction, screenplay, cinematography, music, editing, and performances. Vijay has delivered one of his best performances in his career, playing a complex character with ease and charisma. He has also impressed with his action skills, performing some breathtaking stunts and fights.
The film also boasts of a stellar supporting cast, who have added value to the film with their acting chops. Trisha plays a pivotal role in the film, and shares a great chemistry with Vijay. Sanjay Dutt plays the main antagonist, and gives a menacing performance as a ruthless villain. Arjun Sarja plays a key role as a mentor to Vijay’s character, and brings his experience and charisma to the screen. Gautham Vasudev Menon plays a cameo role as a journalist, and adds a touch of class to the film.
Leo is a must-watch film for all the fans of action thrillers, as it offers a thrilling ride with a lot of twists and turns. The film also has an emotional core that connects with the audience on a deeper level. Leo is a perfect example of how to make a commercial entertainer with substance and style.