The action thriller movie Enemy, which success has already created the buzz among south Indian movie-lovers was released on Deepawali (4 Nov 2021), it is helmed and written by Anand Shankar and bankrolled by S Vinod Kumar under the banner of Mini Studios.
The film features the main lead Vishal and Arya who collaborated in the film second time, their earlier release Avan Ivan was a comedy-drama that was released in 2011, made up of a mere Rs 9 crores budget and collected a whopping Rs 36 crores at the box office.
They were brothers in the earlier superhit film, In this action thriller they are playing as Enemy, apart from Vishal and Arya, the film stars Mirnalini Ravi, Mamta Mohandas, Prakash Raj, and Karunakaran.
However, the extravagantly made film couldn’t amass the expected footfalls at the ticket windows and earned only around Rs 20.02 crores in its first weekend at the Box Office. Critics bashed the film for the poor writing but praised Vishal and Arya’s performances and Visuals.
Star Cast of Enemy
- It stars Vishal, Arya in the main lead role as Chohzhan and Rajiv Paarirajan,
- Mirnalini Ravi, and Mamta Mohandas in the lead actress role to Vishal and Arya respectively as Ashvitha and Anisha.
- Other actors Prakash Raj, Thambi Ramaiah, Karunakaran, John Vijay, George Maryan and G. Marimuthu in pivotal roles.
- Actors Malavika Avinash, R.N.R Manohar, Gandhi Mahendran, Manasvi Kottachi, Master Raghavan, Riyan Shah, Raveena Daha, Saranya Ravikumar, and Arivu as guest appearance also featured in the movie.
Enemy OTT and Tv Premiere
Talking about the digital and Tv premiere of Enemy The post-theatrical satellite Rights and Digital Rights of the film is acquired by Zee Tamil and SonyLiv India respectively.
Therefore Enemy will be streamed on the Over The Top (OTT) platform SonyLiv India in both languages Tamil and Telugu. It is all set to release on 18th Feb.
Two childhood friends end up on opposite extremes of morality, and face each other in a good vs evil war. #ENEMY starring Vishal and Arya is streaming on Feb 18th only on SonyLIV. #EnemyOnSonyLIV@vishalkofficial @arya_offl @anandshank @mamtamohan @mirnaliniravi @prakashraaj pic.twitter.com/d4MOFivekX
— Sony LIV (@SonyLIV) February 10, 2022
Behind The Scenes (BTS) Team
Director Anand Shankar also wrote the film along with S. Ramakrishnan, and Shan Karuppuswamy. The enemy is financed by S Vinod Kumar under the banner Mini Studios. Ayngaran International, B4U Motion Pictures are the distributors.
R.D. Rajasekhar is the DOP and Raymond Derrick Crasta looked after editing. Sam C.S. and S Thaman gave the background score and music in the film.