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Anniyan is about Ramanujam alias Ambi who suffers from Multiple Personality Disorder. Ambi (a lawyer), Remo(a suave supermodel) and Anniyan (a vigilante who wreaks havoc on people who cheat, loots or conned Ambi).

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
'Chiyaan' Vikram ...
Rules Ramanujam 'Ambi' Iyengar / Remo / Anniyan
Sada ...
Nandini Raghuram
Prakash Raj ...
Prabark - Police Officer
Vivek ...
Chari Singari
Nedumudi Venu ...
Parthasarathy Iyengar
...
Psychiatrist
Kalabhavan Mani ...
House Owner
Cochin Hanifa ...
The Person Who Stops His New Car
...
Break Company Owner
Manobala ...
TTR
Charlie ...
Wastrel
Sriranjani ...
Nandhini's mother
Mohan Vaidya ...
Krishna Iyengar
Shanmugha Rajan ...
Chockalingam
Amarasigamani ...
Police
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Storyline

A devout and meek Iyengar and lawyer by the day and an undertaker by night who goes all out against the bad elements of the society with his gruesome murders , Ramanujam makes every kill a very gruesome and artistic one and is inspired by the Garuda Puranam. His idea is that suck a murder will reverberate with shock and awe in the society. Written by Rob Chester

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He who comes from hell is not afraid of hot ashes!

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Release Date:

10 June 2005 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Aparichit  »

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INR 280,000,000 (estimated)
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The officers from Central Board of Film Certification (Censor Board) had personally congratulated the director Shankar for making a bold movie that speaks to the society in a grand way. See more »

Goofs

In a moving train, lights from outside the train are supposed to move through a compartment but here, during the journey to the festival, the lights just appear and disappear as if they are being switched on and off. See more »

Quotes

Nandini: Doctor, will he turn back into Anniyan?
Psychiatrist: Yes, but it is not certain where or when he will change. Most probably when there is injustice going around him.
Nandini: Will he come after me if he changes again?
Psychiatrist: Yes.
[laughs]
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References The Matrix (1999) See more »

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Andakaka Kaaka
Written by: Vairamuthu
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Jassie Gift, Kay Kay, Saindhavi and Shreya Ghoshal
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complete surprise
12 May 2007 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

My experiences with Bollywood movies are quite good. Although I only watched the ones that had a higher rating. So it's normal that they are good.

This movie is somewhat different from the other movies I've watched. Those were more comedy's. This movie also his a comedy side. But it's much more than that. It's much more complex than a comedy. The other personality's from Ambi are very interesting. Anniyan and Remo. Anniyan is his dark side and Remo his romantic side. I won't tell you any more. Because if you like to see something different from India watch this.

Good luck with finding it! I'm lucky I had the opportunity to watch this movie.


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