U-Turn is a Tamil Telugu bilingual starring Samantha in the lead role as a intern journalist who is working on a story about recurring murders at a particular flyover and discovers something more sinister behind the happenings. The film is the remake of the 2016 sleeper hit of the same name directed by Pawan Kumar who also is the helmer of the bilinguals. It has been reported that the last twenty minutes of the story has been changed to suit the tastes of the Tamil and Telugu audiences.
'U-Turn' has Samantha, Aadhi, Bhumika Chawla, Rahul Ravindaran, Aadukalam Naren, Ravi Prakash and Narain in the cast. Music is by Pooma Chandra Tejaswi, cinematography by Nikesh Bommireddy, editing by Suresh Arumugam and jointly produced by BR8 Creations, V. Y. Combines and Srinivasa Silver Screen. The film hits the screens on September 13th during the grand Vinayagar Chathurthi holiday weekend.