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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
Shankar Krishnamurthy ...
Varadharajan
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Russian girl
Julia Bliss ...
Nadya
Manmohit
Sharad K.R.G. ...
Raghu
Ajay Ratnam ...
Ajay Ratnam
Krishnamoorthy ...
Union Leader
Reda Oumouzoune ...
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Zeodinis ...
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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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A daily press spotted a picture in which co-joined twins' dress would be joined in a way that its impossible to wear by co-joined twins. Later the director Anand K.V. cleared the air that there is a scene in the film behind the making of this dress. See more »

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When lead actor and actress go to Ukraine that was actually shot in Albania. See more »

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Different attempt but stupid presentation
15 October 2012 | by (Chennai) – See all my reviews

First of all i was frustrated with this year's biggies all flopping down........but i had some hope on Maattrraan due to KV Anand.....But he too proved that a good story and an excellent actor like Surya are not enough to make a movie a grand success.

Surya has performed well especially in the sentiment scenes.Kajal is also offered much scope in the movie.

The movie is pretty enjoyable in the first half but many illogical scenes and poor screenplay in second half make it pretty awkward and a senseless climax kills the movie.Many scenes resemble 7am Arivu.

Overall this movie could have been done better if there was a much better screenplay


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