Produced by Suriya’s home banner 2D Entertainment, Soorarai Pottru has won the Best film award at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne. Interestingly, the winner of the Best Film wins a URSA Mini Pro 4.6K G2 from Black Magic Design and a nomination in the Best Asian Film Category in the prestigious Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (AACTA Awards).
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‘Soorarai Pottru’ also had an ensemble cast of including Paresh Rawal, Urvashi, Mohan Babu, and Karunas. The film was released on Amazon Prime due to the COVID-19 lockdown on November 12, 2020. This film received a massive response and turned into a small screen blockbuster garnering millions of views in a short span of time.
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Soorarai Pottru, which has a commendable 9.1 IMDb rating is now the third highest-rated movie on IMDb, of all time. It has effectively become the highest-rated Indian movie on IMDb.