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Sivaji (2007)

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A software engineer comes to India to serve the nation and invest in nation's welfare. A few corrupt officials and politicians try to stop him but he overcomes all obstacles.

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Cast

Credited cast:
... Sivaji Arumugam (as Rajnikanth)
... Tamizhselvi / Vidyabharti Ramlingam
... Adisheshan
... Arivu Mama
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ala Aljundi ... Italian Gangster
Amarasigamani ... Amarasigamani
Balaji
Jemini Balaji
... Anbanantham's P.A
Bobby
Chelladurai
Chinnijayanth ... Himself (as Chinni Jayanth)
Deepak
Bianca Desai ... Pia the Model
Deva ... (as Dr. Deva)
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Held in a cell, Sivaji reflects how he came to be under police scrutiny and his subsequent arrest for a variety of economic offenses. He had returned to Chennai from the U.S. to live with his parents and maternal uncle, and had hoped to invest money in colleges and hospitals so that people who are not privileged can benefit - much to the chagrin of a sophisticated goon, Adisheshan, who threatens him, and asks him not to tread on his territory. Disregarding this and hoping to get his projects going, Sivaji runs into bureaucratic corruption and red-tape - so much so that he gives in and bribes an official Rs.4 Crores to complete his Rs.200 Crore project. An enraged Adisheshan has the local politician stop the work, but Sivaji bribes the latter Rs.50 Crores, after liquefying most of his assets. While he is busy wooing and attempting to marry Tamizhselvi/Vidyabharti Ramlingam, a new politician takes over, stops his project, and demands another Rs.50 Crores. Unable to come up with the ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The BOSS: Bachelor Of Social Service

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Action | Thriller

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Also Known As:

Sivaji: The Boss  »

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Budget:

INR 600,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 1,280,000,000
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Trivia

A notable lyric in the song "Balleilakka" goes: "Annan vandha / Tamil Nadum America" (" If Sivaji comes to Tamil Nadu, / it will become America"). Rajinikanth, originally a bus conductor from Karnataka, arrived in Tamil Nadu, and changed it forever by becoming its biggest Superstar. See more »

Goofs

In the scene at the open air movie theatre, Sivaji is seen in a Toyota Land Cruiser with his wife. When he has a "car fight" with the goons, the car changes to a Mahindra Scorpio towards the end. See more »

Quotes

Shivaji: Rich getting richer, poor getting poorer.
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Referenced in Raja Rani (2013) See more »

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Sahana
Performed by Udit Narayan and Chinmayee Sripada
Produced by A.R. Rahman
Written by Vairamuthu
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100% Rajni movie
18 June 2007 | by See all my reviews

This is a 100% Rajni movie.

One has to see the movie and experience it. No words to describe the sensation.

Shankar has used Rajni's talents 100%.

The movie has everything. #Style #Grand and Rich #Action #Comedy #Message #Romance

and above all #Rajni

I watched the movie in USA. The fans were crazy. We whistled and clapped and it was a fun to watch the movie. The movie was full house on both the shows we had.


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