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A blind man with his 'Echolocation' power takes on a revenge mission.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
'Chiyaan' Vikram ...
Shiva / Kenny / Arjun Rathore
Jagapathi Babu ...
Sarath Kumar
Anushka Shetty ...
Meenakshi
Amy Jackson ...
Sara
Raai Laxmi ...
Geetha (as Lakshmi Rai)
Santhanam ...
Sathyan
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Veerakathi
Saranya Ponvannan ...
Shiva's Mother
Thambi Ramayya ...
Thappache Mama
Srinivasa Rao Kota ...
Central Minister
Sayaji Shinde ...
CBI Chief Officer
Delhi Ganesh ...
Meenakshi's Father
M.S. Bhaskar ...
Shiva's Uncle
Sujitha ...
Shiva's Sister
Balaji ...
Shiva's Friend
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Storyline

The film opens with Kenny (Vikram), a Pianist in a church and a blind man who is on a vendetta mission in London, which has been ravaged by a series of bomb blasts. During the night, Kenny becomes an obsessed killing machine and goes on a killing spree murdering mostly white men. In a flashback mode it is revealed that Kenny is actually a top RAW officer Sivakumar whose buddy was Sarath (Jagapathy Babu), his colleague in the intelligence department. Siva marries Meenakshi (Anushka) an eye surgeon and was leading a peaceful life till fate intervened cruelly and turned his life upside down. Written by Ajith

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28 September 2012 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Sivathaandavam  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$37,953 (USA) (5 October 2012)

Gross:

$212,145 (USA) (19 October 2012)
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This is 25th film of the composer G.V. Prakash Kumar. See more »

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Yaaradi Mohini
Written by Na. Muthukumar
Composed by G.V. Prakash Kumar
Performed by Rahul Nambiar
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An Wholesome Entertainer
28 September 2012 | by (Sri Lanka) – See all my reviews

This is my first review. And i couldn't resist writing one after watching thaandavam. Its wholesome family entertainer. Vikram Carries the whole movie on his shoulders, Be it the suave cop or the blind assassin. Movie carries an air of suspense throughout the movie. Apart from vikram the other notable performances are from Anushka and Santhanam. To note down few highlights The sequences in the village are a scream!! Romance between Vikram and Anushka is very well done. You don't get to see the typical flying kollywood action scenes. Stunts are done in a very realistic manner. The whole team has given there heart out. Its not always you will get to watch such a clean entertainer. This movie is not without its flaws. Screenplay drags a bit here and there. But if you be patient you will realize that the movie was worth everything. This once again proves how sincere and honest an actor Vikram is!! Verdict : Don't Miss It and watch it with your family!!


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