Karnan, a fearless village youth, must fight for the rights of the conservative people of his village, due to the torture given by a police officer.


Mari Selvaraj


Mari Selvaraj
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Credited cast:
Dhanush ... Karnan
Lal ... Yeman
Rajisha Vijayan ... Draupathi
Yogi Babu ... Vadamalaiyaan
Nataraja Subramanian Nataraja Subramanian ... Kannapiran
Gouri Kishan ... Kokila
Lakshmi Priyaa Chandramouli ... Padmini
G.M. Kumar G.M. Kumar ... Dhuriyodhanan
Shanmugha Rajan Shanmugha Rajan ... Abhimanyu
'Poo' Ram 'Poo' Ram ... Karnan's father
Subatra Subatra ... Karnan's mother
Azhagam Perumal ... Evil villager
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Akila Akila ... Village Female
Deepa Baskar Deepa Baskar ... Village Female
Madhan Kumar Dhakshinamoorthy Madhan Kumar Dhakshinamoorthy

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Karnan, a fearless village youth, must fight for the rights of the conservative people of his village, due to the torture given by a police officer.

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Fans of actor Sivaji Ganeson wrote a letter to the film's producer and asked for the title of the film to be changed, since Sivaji Ganeson had previously starred in a 1964 film with the same name. The fans had made a similar request in 2006, when Dhanush's film Thiruvilayadal was renamed as Thiruvilaiyaadal Aarambam (2006). However, unlike last time, the title of this film was kept the same. See more »

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A ground of applause for entire team
9 April 2021 | by manirsofflSee all my reviews

The entire effort uplifted this wholesome masterpiece. How oppression strikes a set of peoples is the plot. With that plot,maari selvaraj writing for the screenplay and dialogues is perfectly splendid. Simple story with perfect output of music,art,dop,cinematography. All the actors gives their 100%. Each and every scenes elevation will haunt you for sure. How perfectly a team can work.? You will see the answers in Karnan. Highly recommended.

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