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Thaandavam (2012)

Not Rated | | Action, Thriller | 28 September 2012 (India)
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A blind man with his 'Echolocation' power takes on a revenge mission.

Directors:

Vijay, A.L. Vijay

Writers:

Nigel Genis (scene), Mike Parish | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vikram ... Kenny / Shiva (as 'Chiyaan' Vikram)
Jagapathi Babu ... Sarath Kumar
Anushka Shetty ... Meenakshi
Amy Jackson ... Sara
Raai Laxmi ... Geetha (as Lakshmi Rai)
Santhanam ... Sathyan
Nassar ... Veerakathi (as Nasser)
Saranya Ponvannan ... Shiva's Mother
Thambi Ramayya ... Thappache Mama
Srinivasa Rao Kota ... Central Minister
Sayaji Shinde ... CBI Chief Officer
Delhi Ganesh ... Meenakshi's Father
M.S. Bhaskar ... Shiva's Uncle
Sujitha Sujitha ... Shiva's Sister
Balaji Balaji ... Shiva's Friend
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Storyline

The film opens with Kenny (Vikram), a Pianist in a church and a blind man who is on a vendetta mission in London, which has been ravaged by a series of bomb blasts. During the night, Kenny becomes an obsessed killing machine and goes on a killing spree murdering mostly white men. In a flashback mode it is revealed that Kenny is actually a top RAW officer Sivakumar whose buddy was Sarath (Jagapathy Babu), his colleague in the intelligence department. Siva marries Meenakshi (Anushka) an eye surgeon and was leading a peaceful life till fate intervened cruelly and turned his life upside down. Written by Ajith

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Genres:

Action | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil | Telugu | Hindi

Release Date:

28 September 2012 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Desh Prem the Real Hero See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$37,953, 5 October 2012, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$212,145, 21 October 2012
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UTV Motion Pictures See more »
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Trivia

The film was shot for 60 days in United Kingdom , which is the longest duration for an Indian film. See more »

Soundtracks

Thaandavam Theme
Written by Na. Muthukumar
Composed by G.V. Prakash Kumar
Performed by Balasubramaniam S.P.
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awesome
24 January 2013 | by blessedwithblessingsSee all my reviews

this is an awesome movie, just wanna say a gift from A. L. Vijay and a cook from Vikram, Jagapati Babu, Anushka Shetty, Amy Jackson and Lakshmi Rai....Just want to thank all of you for such a nice story and a beautiful representation of the message of love, loyalty and trust.....and the piano music of "A Poem For You" is addiction....just don't know how to thank you so that it reaches you, but prayers are with you.....keep it up....u were able to earn blessings and that's the main thing.........Vikram - a GIFT and the rest of them are the bunches of rose.....

I would like to see more of such kind in the near future....

One more thing i don't understand Tamil at all, i know Hindi fluently... You all can say that a deaf has watched the movie and praised for it....


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