Directed by Sudha Kongara, this Suriya starrer Tamil film, Soorai Pottru released directly on digital platfrom, Amazon Prime in November 2020.
The film received positive reviews from critics and audience, who praised the major technical aspects of the film, and loved Suriya’s performance.
Now, the latest is that Soorarai Pottru has set a world record by becoming the third highest-rated movie on IMDb globally. It ranks at 3rd position globally with a rating of 9.1 after The Shawshank Redemption (1994) and The Godfather (1972).
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The film had also recently joined the Oscars race under Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Director, Best Original Score and a few other categories. The film also got selected to be screened at the Shanghai International Film Festival.
Soorai Pottru revolves around Maara, a young man from a remote village, who dreams of launching his own airline service. However, he must overcome several obstacles and challenges in order to be successful in his quest. It is a fictionalized account of the life of the retired Army Captain. G. R. Gopinath, who founded the low-cost airline, Air Deccan.
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