Closed theaters reopen across the country following the expansion of covid . Theaters were completely closed in March following covid. There are indications that theaters across the country may open by August. The release of several films was halted during the covidlockdown.
The Malayalam movie ‘Marakkar: The Lion of the Arabian Sea’ was to be released in March. The release of films including Vijay’s ‘Master’ has also been stopped. Master was due to be released in April. Some of the films were released online in the context of theaters not opening. With this, the theater owners also came out in protest.
Children and adults are not allowed in the theaters. Admission is reportedly limited to those between the ages of 15 and 50. Allow entry to the theater within a certain distance.