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Anniyan (2005)

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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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10 June 2005 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Aparichit  »

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INR 280,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Imported fighters as well as martial artists from all over the state were used in the multi-opponent fight scene. 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

Chari: You have to kiss her.
Ramanujam 'Ambi' Iyengar: Kiss? Me?
Chari: Yes, you! For all this do you expect to bring Kamal Hassan?
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Aiyangaru Veetu
Written by: Vairamuthu
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Hariharan and Harini
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Total cinema.perfect.speechless.must watch.!!!
22 November 2013 | by (thrissur) – See all my reviews

Yeah it's an excellent movie.Shankar always do a great job.He is ,without no doubt the spiel berg of India. Vikram's best film of all time. one of the best films ever made in world cinema. Complete entertainer. if it was made in Hollywood it would have rcvd at least 4 Oscars 1.best actor 2.best action 3.best direction 4.best screen play

all directors must see this movie to study about how to direct a good entertainer.no flaws at all.3 hours of pure entertainment. the only drawback of this films is the actress i didn't like her. i love shankar movie.none of his films has failed in box office to say clearly they were very huge hits.


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