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Sivaji (2007)

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Corrupt police and politicians target a computer engineer for trying to better the lives of less privileged citizens.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Sivaji Arumugam
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Tamizhselvi / Vidyabharti Ramlingam
Suman ...
Adisheshan
Vivek ...
Arivu Mama
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ala Aljundi ...
Italian Gangster
Amarasigamani ...
Amarasigamani
Balaji
Jemini Balaji
M.S. Bhaskar ...
Anbanantham's P.A
Bobby
Chelladurai
Deepak
Deva ...
(as Dr. Deva)
Dhamu ...
(as Damu)
Anantha Gopi
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Storyline

Held in a cell, Sivaji reflects how he came to be under police scrutiny and his subsequent arrest for a variety of economic offenses. He had returned to Chennai from the U.S. to live with his parents and maternal uncle, and had hoped to invest money in colleges and hospitals so that people who are not privileged can benefit - much to the chagrin of a sophisticated goon, Adisheshan, who threatens him, and asks him not to tread on his territory. Disregarding this and hoping to get his projects going, Sivaji runs into bureaucratic corruption and red-tape - so much so that he gives in and bribes an official Rs.4 Crores to complete his Rs.200 Crore project. An enraged Adisheshan has the local politician stop the work, but Sivaji bribes the latter Rs.50 Crores, after liquefying most of his assets. While he is busy wooing and attempting to marry Tamizhselvi/Vidyabharti Ramlingam, a new politician takes over, stops his project, and demands another Rs.50 Crores. Unable to come up with the ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Release Date:

15 June 2007 (India)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 600,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£168,603 (UK) (15 June 2007)

Gross:

£273,553 (UK) (22 June 2007)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Rajnikanth personally praised lyricist Vairamuthu for the songs "Sahana" and "Sahana," calling them the best songs in the film's album. See more »

Goofs

In the scene at the open air movie theatre, Sivaji is seen in a Toyota Land Cruiser with his wife. When he has a "car fight" with the goons, the car changes to a Mahindra Scorpio towards the end. See more »

Quotes

Mama: If you cross Chittoor, there's Katpadi; if you cross Sivaji you're a dead body.
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Connections

Spoofs Chandramukhi (2005) See more »

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The Boss
Performed by Naresh Iyer, BlaaZe and Raqueeb Alam
Produced by A.R. Rahman
Written by Na. Muthukumar and BlaaZe
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14 July 2007 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

Those who think that the movie is not that good, should watch it again because many like me have enjoyed the movie very much the second time!! rajini's acting,style and his sheer presence are the highlights of the movie....shankar has given his best too....shreya looks sexy all the way....vivek's role as a sidekick goes well as well....all the people behind the camera deserve a standing applause as well....lot of money has gone into this movie-nearly 80 crores INR - solely dependent on Superstar's fame...and the way people have received this movie,it might bring in lot of profit to the producers/distributors and whomever concerned with the movie....a must watch for every rajini fan and for others,watch it sans expectations....100% enjoyment ride


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