What is special about the name DAM999?
The Producer of the film has named DAM999 may be because of the fact that the Tamil Nadu Government has the legal rights over the dam for 999 year. So, the name could refer the period of contract for 999 years.
The title of the film refers to the Mullaperiyar dam and the scenes shot in Alappuzha in Kerala resemble the Mullaperiyar dam. The director have roped up Tamil Nadu technicians like the famous art director Thotta Tharani who has created special sets for the dam.
The controversies created by the Film DAM999 have created several write ups in the media. Hence the DAM999 could be a hit across the nation but a little bit of DAM(IT) across Tamil Nadu.