Why is there a sinking feeling that Uttama Villain will turn out to be a dud? This despite buzz around the film.Uttama Villain, starring the Tamil actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, has been in news for the longest time. Be it Kamal's ambitious designs to tell a story well (he camped in the US for a long time for its production), its controversies (apparently there was much talk that Uttama Villain poster was a lift from one of the works of French photographer Eric Lafforgue and VHP asking for its ban for offending Hindu sentiments!) or its release-date delays, the film has been talked about a lot since its inception.
Even as social media and Tamil diaspora wait with baited breath for its release (at the time of filing this story), here are some thoughts on why the film might not work.Is Kamal Haasan now too old to play a romantic lead?