Vijay Sethupathi’s Seethakaathi, which released on December 20, is receiving mixed reviews from the critics and audience. The film, directed by Balaji Tharaneetharan, was appreciated unanimously for its unique attempt.
The film is about the life of celebrated theatre actor Ayya Adhimoolam who breathes and lives acting. One day, he dies and take a different form to enter movies. He once again becomes a superstar.
Initially, the film’s runtime was 2 hours and 53 minutes. Now, the makers announced that they have trimmed the film, after hearing the responses of the general public.
Now, the film runs for 2 hours and 38 minutes. The makers of Seethakaathi have trimmed 15 minutes of the film. Many felt that several sequences in the second half of the film were repetitive.