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Thuppakki (2012)

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An army captain is on a mission to track down and destroy a terrorist gang and deactivate the sleeper cells under its command.

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Cast

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Nisha (as Kajal Agarwal)
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Sleeper cell's leader (as Vidyut Jamwal)
Sathyan ...
Balaji
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MD Asif ...
Sleeper cell 2nd in command
Steven Clarke ...
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Jagadish's Senior Officer in the Army
Gautam Kurup ...
First sleeper cell
Prayas Mann ...
Brother of sleeper cell's leader
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Nisha's father
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Neil
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Jagdish (Vijay), an army captain, is back in Mumbai for a holiday to be with his parents and two sisters. They want him to get married and finds a bride Nisha (Kajal Aggarwal) for him. After the usual bickerings the couple fall in love. Meanwhile Jagadish an intelligence officer in the military, has a mission to crack down on terrorist sleeper cells in Mumbai. How Jagadish moving around as an ordinary person using his brain and brawn in the correct measure, tracks down the terrorist in his own unique way forms the rest of this escapist entertainer. Written by Surya Prakash

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I'm waiting

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Action | Thriller

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13 November 2012 (India)  »

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Indian Soldier Never on Holiday  »

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Budget:

INR 650,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 6,600,000,000, 25 January 2013
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Thuppakki ran into trouble when a promotional poster featured the lead actor Joseph Vijay holding a cigar in his mouth. Later, director A.R. Murugadoss solved the issue by promising that he will not include any smoking scenes in the film. See more »

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The train engine in the opening scene of the movie (During the intro song) and when it reaches Mumbai station is different. See more »

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Jagadish Dhanapalan: I'm waiting.
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Written by: Madhan Karky
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Joseph Vijay, Andrea Jeremiah, Joe and Krishna Iyer
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A Mindblowing show with some heart touching scenes
14 November 2012 | by See all my reviews

first i need to talk about home work done by Ar.Murugadoss and his directors...such a simple script with an amazing nd intelligent screenplay which engages u till the end without even single bore sequence...a extravagance show from Vijay what a changeover every frame he looks so handsome resembling hard work in action sequences which he carries the movie on his shoulders through out the end with a stylish acting,he shines in dance steps too and such a mannerisms only Vijay can do that.Kajal Agarwal is so gorgeous.Love track between Vijay and Kajal will make u laughter and executed nicely technically movie is brilliant.camera hand-held by Santhosh Sivan is the top notch of the movie which his hidden camera made to wonder how they made this scenes in huge crowd,such an awesome work by him.Sreekarprasad editing is slick and stylish.songs are already Chartbusters,Especially Harris scores in background music which he gave terrific scores for hero as well as villain Vidyut who didn't Hav any scope in Billa 2 steals the show with his performance in this movie.An intelligent attempt by Ar.Murugadoss and once again proved he is the master of screenplay,in each and every frame his Hardwork is there which he gave as racy action thriller we can't find even one minus through out the movie its a special Diwali treat for all moviegoers and as well as Vijay fans once again hats off to Murugadoss and Vijay for making this movie to be grand and stylish venture go and enjoy the experience

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