Everything Releasing This Week In Theatres (August 1st to 7th), Film Companion

Here’s a look at what’s releasing in theatres this week across languages.

Yennithuniga (Tamil)

When: Aug 4

When a big-time robbery goes wrong, a gangster is under a lot of pressure to deliver the loot to his overlords. Who messed up their heist plan and what happened that day remains a mystery he needs to crack. Starring Jai, Athulya Ravi, and Vamsi Krishna, Yennithuniga is helmed by S.K.Vettri Selvan. 

Sita Ramam (Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam)

When: Aug 5

Afreen (Rashmika Mandanna) is asked to find Sita Mahalakshmi (Mrunal Thakur) within 10 days, and hand over a 20-year-old letter written by Lieutenant Ram (Dulquer Salmaan). This sets her on an adventure into the past, exploring the love story of Ram and Sita in the 60s, among the dangers that tag along. The film is directed by Hanu Raghavapudi. 

Bimbisara (Telugu)

When: Aug 5

Tracing the story of Great Emperor Bimbisara and his reincarnation decades later, the film is directed by Vassishta and stars Nandamuri Kalyan Ram and Catherine Tresa.

DC League of Super-Pets (English)

When: Aug 5

When Superman and the rest of the Justice League are kidnapped, Krypto the Super-Dog forms a team of shelter pets, helping them master their newfound powers and rescue the superheroes. The film is directed by Jared Stern and Sam Levine.

Visudha Mejo (Malayalam)

When: Aug 5

Starring Dinoy Paulose and Lijomol Jose, the film follows the story of an introvert Mejo who falls in love with his childhood friend Jeena, and struggles to propose to her. 


Miami Se New York  (Hindi)

When: Aug 5

Directed by Joy Augustine, the comedy-drama unfolds as four friends decide to hit the road from Miami to New York. The film stars Nihana Minaz, Nikhaar Krishnani, Janelle Lacle, and Rohini Chandra in important roles. 

Spark 1.0 (Telugu)

When: Aug 5

Two police officers who have professional conflicts lock horns when one is accused of murder and the other sets to investigate it. Directed by Suresh Mapoor, the film stars Preetei Sundar and V Bhavyasri.

Raghavendra Stores (Kannada)

When: Aug 5

This Santhosh Ananddram directorial is a comedy entertainer centered around the trials and tribulations of an unmarried cook in his 40s, played by Navarasa Nayaka Jaggesh. 

Mane Lai Ja (Gujarati)

When: Aug 5

Questioning the dreadful rituals of our culture, Mane Lai Ja is a film with a social message centered around a 10-year-old girl, Anandi. Directed by Niranjan Sharma, the film stars Mamta Solanki, Shraddha Padhiyar, and Pratish Vora.

Sabaash Chandra Bose (Malayalam)

When: Aug 5

When Chandra Bose gets into a fight with his friend and neighbor Yatindran while watching television in the latter’s house, Chandra decides to buy a TV himself but gets tangled up in trouble. Helmed by VC Abhilash, the film stars Vishnu Unnikrishnan, Johny Antony, and Jaffer Idukki. 

Kuruthi Aattam (Tamil)

When: Aug 5

Directed by 8 Thottakkal fame Sri Ganesh, Kuruthi Aattam stars Atharvaa and Priya Bhavani Shankar. When a small fight erupts off the Kabaddi field, two teams develop a grudge that quickly leads to tales of revenge, kidnap, fights, and class issues. 

Match Of Life  (Hindi)

When: Aug 5

Directed by Aman Sagar, Match Of Life is a story based on a cricketer who looks a lot like Virat Kohli. The film traces the day-to-day life experiences of an ordinary person who lives with a famous face.  

Last 6 hours (Tamil)

When: Aug 5

Racing against the clock, this Bharath-starrer traces the adventure of four robbers who plan to rob a place within six hours. The film is directed by Sunish Kumar. 

De Dhakka 2 (Marathi)

When: Aug 5

Mr. Makarand Jadhav and his family land in London but get caught in a financial scam. With an escape plan, the eccentric family set off on a road trip once again. De Dhakka 2 is a sequel to the 2008 comedy-drama De Dhakka. This second installment is directed by Mahesh Manjrekar and Sudesh Manjrekar, with the earlier cast reprising their respective roles.

Reality Show (Bengali)

When: Aug 5

Exploring the reality hidden within reality shows, the film narrates the journey of Mahendrababu, an anthropologist, and his granddaughter Titli, who is forced into being part of television reality shows by her parents. 

Naar Ka Sur (Hindi)

When: Aug 5

12 women in a village in Uttar Pradesh come together to fight against the illicit liquor trade and stand up for their rights and dignity. The film is written and directed by Kuldeep Kaushik

Two Men (Malayalam)

When: Aug 5

Set in UAE, the film is about two men with completely different pasts, whose lives somehow get intertwined. Starring Irshad Ali, Renji Panicker, and MA Nishad, Two Men is directed by K Satheesh. 

Rahil (Gujarati)

When: Aug 5

Starring Natik Desai and Vidhi Shah, Rahil is about a boy who suffers from suicidal tendencies. Whenever he tries to kill himself, he is saved by someone. The film explores why he is suicidal and who saves him along the way.

Mayathirai (Tamil)

When: Aug 5

Directed by Sampath Kumar, Mayathirai explores a love triangle between Jeeva, Jancy, and Komathi in a horror setup. The ghost of Komathi, who was once in love with Jeeva, haunts Jeeva and his new romance. The film stars Ashok, Sheela Rajkumar, and Chandini Tamilarasan. 

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