It was almost certain that the brand value of AR Rahman, Bharat Bala and Dhanush would be enough to pull in a huge turnout at the theaters when their joint effort Maryan arrived at screens worldwide this July 19.
Not disappointing by any means, it has been well received by fans and critics alike as they walked out remarking it to be a grandeur effort in terms of A R Rahman’s music, BharatBala and cinematographer Marc Koninckx intricately composed visuals and of course how can we not mentioning Dhanush’s mastery at his choice of expertise.
Overwhelmed with responses flooding in, despite the trendy pre-release heavy marketing,AR Rahman remarked at his micro blog “I am super thrilled and happy with the kind comments on Maryan songs, score and the success of the movie… Ellapugazhum irraivanukke!”
Dhanush said “Im so overwhelmed by d grand openin u guys gave mariyaan inspite of no publicity.Dis love s wat I ve earned d past 13 years n cinema.touched”
Likewise, Dhayanidhi Alagiri wrote on his micro blog ”after watching Maryan I’m getting so excited about the movie that I’m gonna produce… Vetri Maaran and Dhanush k Raja’s striking combo…the man, AR Rahman has done a master piece… Maryan was superb !!” Dhanush and Parvathy have also been receiving compliments on their on screen chemistry too. Funded by Aascar Films, its producer is happy that soon the returns will break even helping him achieve the desired revenues in the following weeks.