A disillusioned everyman, frustrated with the corruption he sees all around him, develops multiple personalities in order to restore justice.

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Ambi / Remo / Anniyan (as 'Chiyaan' Vikram)
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Nandini
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Officer Prabhakar
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Chari
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House Owner
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The Person Who Stops His New Car
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Break Company Owner
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Wastrel
Sriranjani ...
Nandhini's mother
Mohan Vaidya ...
Krishna Iyengar
Shanmugha Rajan ...
Chockalingam
Amarasigamani ...
Police
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Ambi's Mother
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Ambi is a meek lawyer, who wishes to change the society. But, because of his oft-repeated concern, people don't take him seriously. Besides, Nandini, the girl whom he loves, also rejects her because of this. This makes Ambi shattered, not before he encounters a website Aparichit.com, visiting which creates an alter ego inside Ambi's mind. For the girl he loves, he becomes a supermodel named Remo, and for the entire nation, to reform it, he becomes a vigilante named Aparichit, who not only teaches people the importance of following the rules, but also punishes them if they don't follow. Written by Prashast Singh

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INR 280,000,000 (estimated)
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Main inspiration for the movie was from Sidney Sheldon's famous novel 'Tell Me Your Dreams'. See more »

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Ambi, who always talks so much about rules, doesn't wear a helmet. See more »

Quotes

Ramanujam 'Ambi' Iyengar: [shouts] TTR!
TTR: What now?
Ramanujam 'Ambi' Iyengar: The fan is not running!
TTR: Stick your finger in and twirl it and then it will run.
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Crazy Credits

The film's title in the film is shown as Aparichit - The Stranger. See more »

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Andakaka Kaaka
Written by: Vairamuthu
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Jassie Gift, Krishnakumar Kunnath, Saindhavi and Shreya Ghoshal
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Aparichit(Anniyan)- the perfect entertainer!
6 December 2014 | by (india) – See all my reviews

I have seen the Hindi version Aparichit and I would review it only. The film is so good that I would surely buy the DVD of the movie if I get a chance. The film is a clean entertainer with several messages for the society.

It's the first movie of Vikram that I have seen. He is just amazing! The fights,music, dialogues, story and screenplay are awesome. The way Aparichit punishes the wrong doers is simply marvellous! Aparichit(Anniyan) is like a superhero that has come to save us. The conversion of Tamil titles in Hindi throughout the entire movie needs to be appreciated. Shankar has really proved how a story can make superhero.

On the whole,Aparichit(Anniyan) is a complete family entertainer that will be appreciated by all. Go,watch it,for sure you will be entertained!


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