It is an usual practice in all language that the films are getting their remakes. But the practice of re releasing the same print is not a common practice.
But nowadays in Tamil film industry, the old films, with improved digital version release is taking place regularly. The films from
M.G.R , Sivanji Ganesan to Kamal Hassan and Rajanikanth has been re released with the improved digitalisation . Recently the films like ‘Pathinaru Vayathinile’ and Karnan’ was re released and it was accepted by the people and it had run successfully in the theaters. Now it is the turn for the Thala Ajith . The film Amarkalam which gave a good turning point in Ajith career by giving him a mass action hero status is gearing up for its re release with DI – restoration. The Film has been digitally improved using the Digital Intermediate ( DI) conversion technique.
It was the actor’s 25th film which was directed by Saran. The film which was released on 1999 will again re released on May in Tamil Nadu. Another important and interesting matter about the film is that . It was on the sets of the film he met his wife Shalini who played the female lead in it .