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Amarkalam (1999)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Romance | 1999 (India)
Vasu is a tough street crook who lives at a movie theater. One day while transporting the reels of a new film, he clashes with a music student Mohana. Mohana is the daughter of the Police ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Ajith Kumar ... Vasu
Shalini ... Mohana
Raghuvaran ... Tulsidas
Nassar ... Birla Bose (as Nasser)
Radhika Sarathkumar ... Ganga (as Raadhika)
Ambika ... Birla Bose's wife
Vinuchakravarthy ... Theatre Owner (as Vinu Chakravarthy)
Dhamu Dhamu ... Vasu's friend
Vaiyapuri Vaiyapuri
Charlie ... Blind Man
Ramesh Khanna ... Singampuli
Lawrence Raghavendra ... Special Appearance
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Storyline

Vasu is a tough street crook who lives at a movie theater. One day while transporting the reels of a new film, he clashes with a music student Mohana. Mohana is the daughter of the Police Commissioner, who Tulsidas an ex-gang leader released from jail has an old grudge against. He tells Vasu to kidnap Mohana for two days in order to ruin the family's honor. While being held captive by Vasu, Mohana falls in love with him after hearing him sing. Vasu rejects her love, but on learning of it, Tulsidas pays him to pretend to be in love with her. By the time Tulsidas learns that his enmity with the police commissioner is false and tells Vasu to stay away from Mohana it is too late, Vasu's love has become real. Written by A.C.M.

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Action | Drama | Romance

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Country:

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Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

1999 (India) See more »

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Venkateswaralayam See more »
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2.35 : 1
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Amarkalam was the second contribution with Ajith makes his victory success 50-50. After this movie, Ajith and Shalini loves each other, eventually married her in 2001 See more »

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Ajith- silver medal for 25th film
3 December 2018 | by ibrahimyounusSee all my reviews

On his 25th film Ajith, put his lot of efforts in the action role compare to Deena movie. This is also a hatrik success after Vaali and Annanda Poongatre. Shalini did made a difference compare to her debut film Kadalkku Mariyadai and given her best shot in this film. The director chosen the best villian and Raghuvaran did not disappointed him. Little under performance from Nassar, but it coveruped properly by Dhamu, Ramesh, and Ramji with a comedy in corners of the film. Even though Raadhika and Ponnambalam are the best actors, they were give given somuch Lotte role in film as like a cameo appearance.

Barathwaj's music took his next level of success after this movie and continued to work for Ajith, future films.

Saran did a pretty good job on his second film with Ajith, which was a sore success after the failure of Kadal Mannan. Even though he put enough masala of Action, romance and sentiments, the film horrible climax put the audience a thumbs down.


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