Following Baahubali, films like STR’s AAA are releasing in two parts due to the extensive content available. Though sequels have become popular in the last few years, releasing a film in two parts is a new trend.

Following this Sundar C’s magnum opus Sanghamitra will also release in two parts. The cast Jayam Ravi, Arya and Shruthi Haasan will be showcased in Cannes opening night giving the big budget venture the international platform it needs. The 8th century period drama will start rolling from July.

Also the much talked about 1000 crores Mahabharatha starring Mohanlal will release in two parts. Most of the time the two part release is attributed to the elaborate storytelling and scale of the project.