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Ramachandran (Sachin Khedekar) is a genetic scientist who is a genius. His wife delivers conjoined twins Akilan and Vimalan (Suriya in dual role). After the birth of his children, ... See full summary »

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Cast overview:
Suriya ...
Vimalan / Akhilan
Kajal Agarwal ...
Anjali
Sachin Khedekar ...
Ramachandran
Thara ...
Sudha
Ravi Prakash ...
Dinesh
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Russian girl
Julia Bliss ...
Nadya
Manmohit
Sarad ...
Raghu
Ajay Ratnam ...
Ajay Ratnam
Krishnamoorthy ...
Union Leader
Reda Oumouzoune ...
Russian Soldier
Zeodinis ...
Russian girl
Isha Sharvani ...
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Ramachandran (Sachin Khedekar) is a genetic scientist who is a genius. His wife delivers conjoined twins Akilan and Vimalan (Suriya in dual role). After the birth of his children, Ramachandran's life changes for the better and soon he becomes a multimillionaire as his energy drink -Energion, a memory booster becomes popular and he sets up huge plants to manufacture it. Meanwhile the Siamese twins grow up into young men. Though they are stuck together, they are as different as chalk and cheese. Akilan is a cool, chilled out guy who celebrates life and lives it up while Vimalan is the shy introvert who believes in socialism. Around this time foreign companies try to steal Energion formula which is closely guarded. A Russian woman with help of a beautiful interpreter Anjali (Kajal Aggarwal) tries to trap the twins, which leads to a dangerous situation that gets out of control. Written by Balu

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Maatraan is touted to become Suriya's biggest release to date. The Telugu distribution rights were sold to Bellamkonda Suresh's Multi Dimensional Films for 17 crores. See more »

Goofs

When Akilan rings up the Bihari gang leader's mobile, the battery is full. When he meets Dinesh (security), the battery is very low and then suddenly changes to full again. See more »

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Features Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995) See more »

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Written by: Madhan Karky
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Javed Ali and Mahalakshmi Iyer
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An average movie from K.V Anand.
12 October 2012 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Maattrran, released with high expectations could not keep up to the level of K.V Anand or Suriya movies. First half of the movie is engaging and funny with good acting from Surya twins and kajal agarwal. Second half is very lengthy and not interesting as of the first half. Second half fully deals with science and many scenes are not digestible to ordinary men. Fight scenes are just meant for tamil fans and is hard to digest for others.The climax is lengthy and is boring. Climax should have been made better for its long run in theaters. The funny thing in the movie is that Suriya twins are Vijay fans. Performance from Suriya is good and that of Kajal Agarwal is excellent. Other crew had also done well. Overall the movie should have been made better. For me, its the first 'not hit' movie from K.V Anand who had done all his movies brilliantly. Songs are good and matches the situations. The movie is average and its a return for Suriya from the clouds of success back to earth.


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