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Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa (2010)

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An aspiring filmmaker goes through the ups and downs of romance when he falls for a Christian woman who says she only wants to be friends.

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Gautham Menon (as Gautham Vasudev Menon)

Writer:

Gautham Menon
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Karthik finishes engineering school and aspires to become a filmmaker. His friend Krishna takes him to director Puri Jagannath and pleads with him to take him as his assistant. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
T.R. Silambarasan ... Karthik Sivakumar (as Young Superstar Silambarasan)
Trisha Krishnan ... Jessie Thekekuttu (as Trisha)
Ganesh Ganesh ... Ganesh
Raja Krishnamoorthy Raja Krishnamoorthy ... Sivakumar (as Kitty)
Babu Antony ... Joseph Thekekuttu
Uma Pathmanabhan Uma Pathmanabhan ... Karthik's mother
Lakshmi Ramakrishnan ... Jessie's mother
Samantha Ruth Prabhu ... Nandhini
Naga Chaitanya Akkineni ... Himself
K.S. Ravikumar ... Himself
Trisha Alex Trisha Alex ... Anupama
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Janani Iyer ... Assistant Director
Pradeep Kottayam ... George Uncle
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Storyline

At a Keralite Christian wedding, a young man in the audience watches mournfully as the woman of his dreams walks down the aisle. Flashback, a young wannabe filmmaker Kartik (Simbu) shares a house with a Keralite family, whose daughter Jessie (Trisha) he instantly falls in love with. After a few minor spurns, Kartik chases Jessie to her hometown and gradually begin a relationship. Trouble brews when her family finds out, leading to fist-cuffs, and Jessie's father fixing her marriage with a boy within the community. The couple continue to meet, but as his filmmaking career starts to take off, there is new friction in their relationship and a drastic step from Jessie. Written by Joyojeet Pal

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Will you cross the skies for me? See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

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PG-13 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

26 February 2010 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

V.T.V. See more »

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INR 140,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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This movie was made simultaneously in Telugu with a different cast as Ye Maaya Chesave (2010) See more »

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Remade as Ekk Deewana Tha (2012) See more »

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Vinnaithaandi Varuvaayaa
Written by: Thamarai
Produced by: A.R. Rahman
Performed by: Karthik
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1 of the best romantic movie ever made......
25 May 2010 | by Arun NambiarSee all my reviews

One of the best ever romantic movies made, hats of to Gautham Menon, Chimbu's acting is too good and best part is the music composition by ARR. Dialogues are too good a must watch movie for lovers.Some of the scenes in the movie just took away my heart , At times i thought of my own love story movie is just simply breath taking.The song "mannipaya" has become one f my favourite ever , hosanna and "omanapenne" all the songs are just too good,and the scene in which "Kartik" throwing away his phone getting annoyed with Trisha just imagined myself, camera-work has been super Kerala locations are too good,misunderstanding just made their routes different, climax was good took in a different style.


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