Kamal’s magnum opus Viswaroopam specially screened for High Court judge Venkataraman exclusively to find if the controversial scenes were took place in this film or what?? objections from some Muslim outfits alleging that the film portrayed them in bad taste. The special screening was organised at a private film lab which was viewed by the Judge and also by some Muslim leaders. Citing law and order problems, the Tamil Nadu Government had imposed a two-week ban on the film two days before its scheduled release in theatres on January 25 following protests by Muslim organisations.
Story first published: Sunday, January 27, 2013, 10:53 [IST]