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Someone Like You (2009)
"Unnaipol Oruvan" (original title)

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When a common man tries to fight against terrorism with terrorism.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Anonymous
Mohanlal ...
Venkatesh Daggubati ...
Commissioner Eashwar Prasad (Telugu version) (as Venkatesh)
Lakshmi ...
Chief Secretary to CM of TN
Anuja Iyer ...
Natasha Rajkumar
Poonam Kaur ...
Anu Sethuraman
Ganesh Venkatraman ...
Bharath Reddy ...
Inspector Sethu
Mukhtar Khan ...
Ibrahim Abdullah
Prem ...
Inspector Zachariah
Sriman ...
Actor Aravind Babu
Santhana Bharathi ...
M.S. Bhaskar ...
Complainant
R.S. Shivaji ...
Sub-Inspector Babu Rao
Sarath Mandava ...
Inspector Mallesh
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When a common man tries to fight against terrorism with terrorism.

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Inspired from 'a wednesday'- a bollywood film by neeraj pandey starring naseeruddin shah and anupam kher in the lead roles.'a wednesday' was also adapted into a hollywood movie called 'a common man' starring ben kingsley in the main role See more »

Goofs

In one of the calls made to the commissioner's mobile phone, the protagonist (Kamal Haasan) uses his own mobile phone placed to his left rather than using the array of temporary, stripped down phones that were arranged on his right exclusively to make these fake calls with fake SIM cards. He could have been easily found out during this call itself. See more »

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Referenced in Singam (2010) See more »

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a rocking movie!!!!!
22 September 2009 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Unnaipoloruvan is the story of a common man.i haven't seen its Hindi version yet.but the tamil version is brilliantly paced.the story is very realistically told.the screen play is absolutely amazing.also a great acting from the two legends, Kamalhassan and Malayalam superstar MohanLal.there are quite a few emotional sequences in this film.the dialogue is really very well written.editing is very nicely done.chakri toleti has really directed the film well.this is his debut film.allover this movie is very brisk,fast paced and very realistic.In addition the background score by Shruthihassan is excellent.so i give this movie 9/10


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