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A Common Man (2013)

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A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released.

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The Man
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IP Mohideen
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IP Ranjan (as Frederick-James Lobato)
Numaya Siriwardena ...
Dilky
Jerome de Silva ...
SP Victor
Dushyanth Weeraman ...
Dilfer
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Chief Secretary
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Sergeant Bernard
Susan Zareena ...
Aisa
Lucky Wickremanayake ...
Chief Minister
Veena Jayakody ...
Vegetable Seller
Ashan Dias ...
Akthul Majood
Wilson Gunaratne ...
Prakash Kumar
Sando Harris ...
D. Gopinath
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A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released.

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Rated PG-13 for some violence and brief strong language | See all certifications »
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Adaptation of Bollywood movie 'A Wednesday' ;a Niraj Pandey film. See more »

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Remake of A Wednesday (2008) See more »

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One of the most awful movies I've ever watched....
13 July 2013 | by (Sri Lanka) – See all my reviews

This movie was so terrible that I was so surprised that how could it turn out to be, with an actor like Ben. But then I realized that the whole production team and the cast was just horrible, so there's no surprise that it was an epic failure.

Made me wonder whether they did have a casting session before selecting the cast or at least even read the script twice! Why didn't they go for Sri Lankan actors? Instead, they had to go for people who called themselves actors, only god knows from where they were picked up from.

Major blow to Sri Lanka and as a Sri Lankan, I am quite crossed about making this movie. I hope people will not think bad about Sri Lankan movies, because we produce many good movies which goes and wins foreign movie festival awards. But among them, here this is, smearing mud on our faces.

Absolutely horrible. Cannot give 0. So I'm giving 1 out of 10.


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