Mumbai, July 25 -- Almost a dozen films (including more than half a dozen Hindi and two Marathi ventures) will hit theatres this Friday (July 26). But, Rajeev Patil's 72 Miles Ek Pravas that's produced by Akshay Kumar and Ashvini Yardi's production house will have to hang on. The film was also slated to release on the same day, but its date has now been pushed to August 9.
It's interesting to note that Akshay's Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara was pushed to August 15 to avoid a clash with Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express. But, with 72 Miles moving to August 9, Akshay's project will still clash with SRK's venture.
"We will be releasing the film globally as we want to connect with not just the Indian community abroad, but a broader ethnicity, considering the subject of the film is quite