Leo Trailer: Lokesh Kanagaraj's film hints a Vijay Vs Vijay Epic Showdown!

(This article is authored by Alar)

Finally, the day has come for the idols and the anticipation was well-founded, as the trailer turned out to be enormous. The long-awaited Leo trailer, featuring Vijay, has finally been released. And as was to be expected, it lives up to the enormous expectations that were held by fans, critics, and moviebuffs. Lokesh Kanagaraj, the film's director, has crafted a high-octane thriller.

The trailer of Leo has been released officially on Sun Pictures YouTube channel at 6.30pm, and it has taken the internet by storm. Leo is a film that hints at the concept of duality. Going by the trailer, the story revolves around the concept of duality and identity, with Vijay who is portrayed as Parthi and Trisha leading a happy life with their daughter until Parthi's lookalike starts wreaking havoc in Kashmir, framing Parthi for his crimes.

The stakes are high as Parthi fights to clear his name and stop his lookalike while also confronting his past enemies. The film is directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj, who has delivered two blockbuster hits with Vikram, Kaithi and Master, and written by Rathna Kumar and Deeraj Vaidy, who have crafted a thrilling and engaging script.

The trailer which debuted on Thursday, has already garnered over 2 million views within few minutes and received positive feedback from fans and critics alike. The trailer showcases some stunning action scenes, shot in exotic locations in Kashmir, which are strongly hyped to the core.

With an all-star cast that includes Sanjay Dutt as the ruthless villain, Arjun Sarja as Antony Das, and Gautham Vasudev Menon as the cop, the trailer also have some of the stunning action scenes shot in breathtaking locations in Kashmir, the rocking soundtrack by Anirudh Ravichander, and the crisp editing by Philomin Raj that keeps up with the film's fast pace.

The trailer has left fans and critics alike buzzing with excitement, and it's no wonder why, as the alter avatar of Vijay in uber cool style, makes a surprise cameo, only the film have the answer to the riveting plot.

Moreover, fans are also perplexed as the film connects with Lokesh's other movies, popularised as LCU, as the trailer promises a separate story, and also social media trends heaping with "Disappointed" hashtags. Composed by Anirudh Ravichander, who gave a rocking soundtrack for the film.

The cinematography by Manoj Paramahamsa is stunning and captures the mood and tone of the film perfectly. The editing by Philomin Raj is crisp and fast-paced, keeping up with the tempo of the film. Leo is set to release on October 19th and is expected to be a grand finale for the Lokesh Cinematic Universe.