The "Singam" series is about a police officer who deals with brutal crime.

Suriyas S3 postponed coveted U certificate the reason according to sources
Flix Cinema Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 12:28

Suriya's "S3" has been postponed. The third film in the "Singam" series was supposed to release on December 23.

The actor tweeted on Thursday that the film's release was pushed due to "external factors not under our control". He also asked his fans for their support.

Columnist and industry trade analyst Sreedhar Pillai tweeted that the film may go to the revising committee - possibly to get the much coveted "U" certificate. He also tweeted that it was likely for Vishal's "Kathi Sandai" to be postponed as well.

Though "Singam 2" was far more violent than the first film, it received a "U" certificate. The "Singam" series is about a cop who takes on brutal criminals and there's plenty in there that's not suited for young children. However, the "U" certificate is handed out in a rather arbitrary fashion, depending on whose film it is rather than the content.

Read: How did 'Kabali' get a 'U' certificate? The Il'logic' of Film Certification

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