- "i have tickets for every day for the next one week. i have different sets of friends to watch the film with."
but rajnikanth's popularity remains largely restricted to southern india, partly because in the north the language of his films is not understood.
he has acted in some bollywood films as well, but he has never been able to replicate the success of his tamil films in the hindi language.
in southern india, fans collect opening day ticket stubs of his movies which change hands for exorbitant prices. directors cannot kill off his character in films because angry fans have threatened to burn down the theatres.http://news.yahoo.com/…0070615/india_nm/india303285