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Oru Kal Oru Kannadi (2012)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  13 April 2012 (India)
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A young boy tries to impress a young girl hardly and he too succeeds in it. But there lies the twist, because of a single phone call.

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Cast overview:
Udhayanidhi Stalin ...
Saravanan
Hansika Motwani ...
Meera
Santhanam ...
Parthasarathy
Jangiri Madhumitha ...
Jangiri
Saranya Ponvannan ...
Shenbagam
Sayaji Shinde ...
Mahendra Kumar
Azhagam Perumal ...
Varadharajan (as Alagam Perumal)
Mahanadhi Shankar ...
Traffic Police Thangamuthu
Swaminathan ...
Swami Ulaganandha
Uma Pathmanabhan ...
Gayathri
Aarya ...
Rajini Murugan (Cameo appearance)
Sneha ...
Genefa (Cameo appearance)
Andrea Jeremiah ...
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Dinesh ...
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The movie starts with a flashback where Saravanan (Uday) and Parthasarathy (Santhanam) work at a popular multiplex and are close buddies. Saravanan's mother (Saranya) is innocent and strives hard for over twenty years to get his graduation, since it is her husband's (Azhagam Perumal) dream desire. One day, Saravanan sees Meera (Hansika) at a traffic signal and it is love at first sight for him. He desperately runs behind her to win over her heart. He even takes the help of his friend Partha. But all their plans fail. As it happens, it is a cat and mouse game between the two. But things take a turn and Meera's wedding gets fixed with an industrialist's son. Written by Captain

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Earlier, Trisha Krishnan was nominated for the role which is played by Hansika Motwani in this movie. See more »

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Venaam Machaan
Written by: Na. Muthukumar
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Naresh Iyer and Vel Murugan
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One man show
13 June 2012 | by (Bangalore) – See all my reviews

Unlike his two previous movies "Siva Manasula Sakthi" (SMS) & "Boss engira Baskaran" (BES), M.Rajesh's latest flick "Oru Kal Oru Kannadi" (OKOK) lacks a gripping screenplay. SMS had Jeeva & BEB had Arya who did their parts hilariously as well as Shanthanam but here the lead actor in Udayanithi Stalin is too weak to carry a movie on his shoulder. As a result even though Shanthanam manages his level best in keeping the ship from sinking, the ride is not as enjoyable as the two previous ones from the same director.

Except for the scenes in which Shanthanam cracks his , what has now become his forte , typical one-liners which reels of sarcasm & humor , rest of the movie is arduous to sit through. Wonder when these directors move on from stories which depict the youngsters' lives as being focused on one point mission of chasing & getting a good looking girl. To see the same thing getting repeated for around 3 hours time does tests one's patience.

There are many instances of Rajesh brand of humor rearing its head above the overall patchiness. The first time flight & the English to Tamil translation scenes are two scenes in particular which are damn hilarious & worthy of mention.

Udhayanithi has a very poor screen presence & his acting is amateurish. He comes throughout the movie with a single expression & monotonous voice. Hanshika gives a stiff competition to Udhay in the pursuit of mediocrity.

Shanthanam is the only reason why the movie is tolerable to an extent. Whenever one gets annoyed with the happenings , he comes out with his hilarious ones , cheering up the sagging morale of the viewer. He has tried lots of funny changes in his modulations & dialog delivery which have worked wonders. That English to Tamil translation scene in the climax is a testimony to that factu..!

The cameos by Arya, Sneha & Andrea falls flat. Saranya , AlagamPerumal & Sayaji Shinde does what they usually do .

Balasubramanyam's cinematography is Good. Harris Jeyaraj's Background score is tacky while""Kadhal Oru Butterfly," "Akila Aklia"and "Venaam Machan " are good songs in his music.

On the whole, "OKOK" is a pretty average movie with boring story , dragging screenplay & terrible acting which just about manages to stay afloat all because of that one man, Shanthanam.

Bottomline : One man show


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