By Hindustan Times
After Kamal Haasan, Manoj Bajpayee has advocated direct-to-home (DTH) releases, saying this will spell higher profits for filmmakers. Kamal Haasan wanted to premiere his bilingual "Vishwaroopam" on DTH before taking it to the theatres, but he had to revise his plans following protests
from the distributors. Manoj, however, feels it would have been "a revolutionary step that Kamal was taking". "It hasn't worked, but it will work some other time" because this is "the way forward".
"DTH will bring a lot of transparency and the middle-men will vanish. DTH will get more money to cinema. DTH will give more opportunities to each and every film to get released with respect. It has many facilities and it comes with many advantages. I