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Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi | 14 January 2015 (India)
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A mysterious hunchback abducts a bride on the day of her wedding, holding her hostage as he goes on a revenge spree.


S. Shankar


A.N. Balakrishnan (dialogue), Swanand Kirkire (hindi dialogue) | 2 more credits »
6 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »





Cast overview, first billed only:
Vikram ... Lingesan (as 'Chiyaan' Vikram)
Amy Jackson ... Diya
Suresh Gopi ... Doctor Vasudev
Upen Patel ... John
Santhanam ... Gym Babu
Ramkumar Ganesan Ramkumar Ganesan ... Businessman
Powerstar Srinivasan Powerstar Srinivasan ... Keerthivasan
Mohan Kapur ... Ad Director (as Mohan Kapoor)
Ojas Rajani Ojas Rajani ... Osma Jasmine
Syed Siddiq Syed Siddiq ... Body Builder
Sajid Bubere Sajid Bubere
Kamaraj Kamaraj ... Body Builder
Alfred Hsing ... Fighter
Sarath Kumar ... Self
Shelley Marshall Shelley Marshall ... Dancer / Aerialist

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A top shot model Diya (Amy Jackson) falls in love with Mr. Tamil Nadu Lingesan (Vikram), and together they become the most wanted model pair in the country. When Lingesan rejects an advertisement of a wealthy businessman (Ramkumar), who gave him the big break into ad world, he plans revenge against him. Now, he is joined by a greedy model (Upen Patel), lusty doctor (Suresh Gopi) and a trans-gender stylist who are out to cause massive damage to Lingesan's life which is worse than death. The rest of the story is how Lingesan takes revenge against these powerful people in the society. Written by Ravi

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Will see you this Pongal...


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Did You Know?


The idea was first conceptualized by Shankar 15 years ago and narrated to A R Rahman. Later, it was narrated to Superstar Rajnikanth among 2 other stories (Sivaji and Endhiran), when Rajnikanth chose to do Sivaji. See more »


The lead villain is earlier against the male model character for eyeing the lead female. Then later in the film, the model turns against the lead male as he loses the lead female to him. For the same reason, the lead villain joins hands with the model without any sort of hatred depicted as earlier. See more »


Lingesan: Worse than that!
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Crazy Credits

The track Ennodu Nee Irundhal (Reprise version) was played in the background during the credits and the screen showed a positive climax of the movie. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Malaysian version of the film is around 18 minutes shorter in duration. See more »


Referenced in Mudhugauv (2016) See more »


Issak Taari (Remix)
Written by Irshad Kamil
Performed by Nakash Aziz & Neeti Mohan
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User Reviews

Outstanding Hard work...Dedication..Result..
14 January 2015 | by abhishekvijayannairSee all my reviews

A Indian Movie which will remain special in terms of its dedication towards it.. Indeed it is Shankar's dream project and he proved it. In every sense a person can enjoy this film.on this review i will be very short to rate this movie as i enjoyed. Direction: 8/10

Story:7/10(Well my expectation were a bit more.but they have given a fair and appealing story..Script is lagging in some places)

Performance of the cast: 9/10

Vikram-10/10(No words to explain!)

Amy-8/10(She has done decent performance.and her beauty can be seen in every frame)

Suresh Gopi,Santhanam,Ramkumar Ganesan-8/10(Comedy from santhanam is just okay..)

Upen Patel-7/10(good but there can be made improvement)

Music: 9/10 (All the songs are enjoyable through out the entire movie, with very good BGM support)

Cinematography,Film Editing,Art Direction: Superb!! PC Sreeram brings every beauty into the screen.. Film Editing is good.

Costume Design: This department must be given a special shake hands for their work.. Great Job Guys

Visual Effects,Special Effects: On terms of VFX this movie is outstanding..One of the best the South Indian Movie has every provided. BOOM!

Stunts& Action Sequences: Good. The stunts do have a south Indian touch to it.. Throwing Lifting.. But that does not mean its have failed. One of the highlighted part after watching this movie will be its action scenes.

The movie is too lengthy... 1st half is a bit lagging but 2nd half is well paced.


Go Watch 'I' Its A must Seen Movie Especially in Cinema Hall.. Watch it for its Music,Romance,Visual Treat & Action. Great Job!!!(To Entire 'I' Crew) Hoping that this review might help you.. Enjoy the Movie.

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Release Date:

14 January 2015 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Shankar's I See more »

Filming Locations:

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India See more »


Box Office


$30,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$771,312, 18 January 2015

Gross USA:


Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

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Company Credits

Production Co:

Aascar Film P. See more »
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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos (Westrex Recording System)| Auro 11.1 (RCA Sound System)



Aspect Ratio:

2.39: 1
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