Why has Samar’s release been postponed to Pongal?

Actor Vishal was expected to make a strong comeback with Tamil film Samar on December 28, but the release has been postponed to Pongal (January 14)

Theeradha Vilayattu Pillai director Thiru Krishnamoorthy’s much awaited new film Samar, starring Vishal Krishna Reddy, Trisha Krishnan and Sunaina, has been postponed to Pongal next year (January 14, 2013). According to sources, the movie, which was scheduled to release on December 28, has been delayed due to unavoidable technical reasons.

Thiru also tweeted on his microblogging site saying, “Samar will not be releasing on 28th December, pushed the release for better date.” And insiders close to the unit assured that the film would sure hit the screens on Pongal day. “There will not be any further delay,” they added.

Samar has music by Yuvan Shankar Raja, and the movie will see Vishal pair up with Trisha for the first time on screen.