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Panchatanthiram (2002)

Ram (Kamal Haasan) is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili (Simran) disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings. To cheer him up, his buddies arrange for a steamy evening with a ... See full summary »

Director:

K.S. Ravikumar

Writers:

Kamal Haasan (story), Crazy Mohan (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kamal Haasan ... Ramachandramurthy (Ram)
Simran ... Mythili
Ramya Krishnan ... Maggie (as Ramya Krishna)
Ramesh Aravind ... Hegde
Jayaram ... Nair
Nagesh ... Annoying father-in-law
Sriman ... Hanumanth Reddy
Yugi Sethu ... Vedham
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Aishwarya
Anoop Aravindan Anoop Aravindan ... Police Inspector
Santhana Bharathi Santhana Bharathi
Devayani Devayani ... Nirmala
Satyanarayana Kaikala
Ramesh Khanna ... (as Ramesh Kannaa)
Manivannan
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Storyline

Ram (Kamal Haasan) is a playboy pilot. His marriage to Mythili (Simran) disintegrates after a series of misunderstandings. To cheer him up, his buddies arrange for a steamy evening with a prostitute Maggie (Ramya), but things go wrong and the men are stuck with a dead body and a load of diamonds. The corpse disappears, and Ram's efforts to cover up the event are thwarted by a pesky father-in-law of one of the friends (Nagesh) who thinks Maggie was Ram's wife. Written by Joyojeet Pal

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil | Telugu

Release Date:

28 June 2002 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Panchathantiram See more »

Filming Locations:

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Released in the same year as Pammal K Sammandham (2002) which also stars Kamal Hassan and Simran in lead roles. See more »

Goofs

During the final chase,Ram is seen hanging from a steel ladder on a van. During close-ups he is shown hanging from a wooden ladder. See more »

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Slapstick comedy big time.
10 June 2019 | by ramyosharathSee all my reviews

This movie is a legit lesson to all screenwriters who would want to explore their skills in the comedy arena.


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