Baba (Rajini) an atheist, by a twist of fate, acquires magical powers from a divine source and takes on crooked politicians.

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Baba (as Rajnikanth)
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Chamundeswari
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Lekshmi
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Annamalai
Sujatha ...
Baba's Mother
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Ippo Ramaswamy
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Baba's Uncle
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Chamundeeswari's Father
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Ippo Ramaswamy's Son
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Chamundeswari's Mother
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Africa
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Beggar / Divyananda Bharathi
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Tantrik
N. Viswanathan ...
Baba's Father
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Iyer
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Baba (Rajini) an atheist, by a twist of fate, acquires magical powers from a divine source and takes on crooked politicians.

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Known.... is drop...Unknown... is an ocean!

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A intra-state political party in Tamil Nadu made severe anti propaganda against the movie for having too many smoking and drinking scenes. There we're also occurrences where the screens we're torn by the party members in order to stop the movie screening which led to a disaster in box office result See more »

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Baba: Instead of burning with the burden of wife, children etc we could get burnt with a pile of woods.
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India's Biggest Box-office Flop

Baba - Rajinikanth will never forget this name in his life. This is the movie which caused his downfall. It was released with much hype but crashed badly and laid to severe financial losses for its producers and distributors. Rajinikanth had to personally repay them for the losses incurred. Soon after its release, he tried venturing into politics but failed miserably. Its a very bad movie with horrible acting, bad-quality makeup and pathetic screenplay. Throughout the movie, Rajinikanth looks like a person suffering from some disease. I'm one of the unfortunate souls who saw Baba, first day first show in theatre. The audiences were so bored that most of them left the theatre before the intermission. Sorry, I'll not recommend this one to anyone.


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