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Kaththi (2014)

TV-14 | | Action, Drama | 21 October 2014 (USA)
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Jeevanandham is a social activist who fights against a monstrous MNC company to restore farming. Because of destiny, Kathiresan impersonates Jeevanandham and leads the war.

Director:

A.R. Murugadoss

Writers:

A.R. Murugadoss (dialogue), A.R. Murugadoss (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Joseph Vijay ... Kathiresan / Jeevanantham
Samantha Ruth Prabhu ... Ankitha
Neil Nitin Mukesh ... Cedric Peter Von
Tota Roy Chowdhury Tota Roy Chowdhury ... Vivek Banerjee
Sathish ... Dhanu (as Satish)
Rupesh Gupta Rupesh Gupta
Veera Santhanam Veera Santhanam ... Old Villager
Tamiko Brownlee ... Jennifer
Elisabeth P. Carpenter ... Katherine
A.R. Murugadoss ... Cameo Appearance
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sudip Mukherjee Sudip Mukherjee ... Police Officer
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Storyline

A multinational company tries to forcefully take over a village that was once a fertile agricultural land to make way for its commercial projects. Jeevanantham, a Hydrology Grad and probably the most educated person in the village, takes the fight to the MNC and vows to reclaim what's their own. Does he deliver on his promise? Do his efforts bear fruit? - The answers form the crux of this sensitive-issue themed flick. Written by PipingHotViews

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Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

21 October 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Khaki Aur Khiladi See more »

Filming Locations:

Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

INR 480,000,000 (India), 26 October 2014, Wide Release

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 130,000,000
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Trivia

kaththi didn't contain smoking or a drinking scenes ,So Smoking & Drinking caution not used in Kaththi title card. See more »

Goofs

When Ankita visits her Grandfather, a burning candle can be seen behind them. It goes off a split second later without anyone/anything disturbing it. See more »

Connections

Referenced in C/O Saira Banu (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Bad Eyes (Villain Theme)
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Produced by Anirudh Ravichander
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Kaththi (U) TAMIL ------------- my Rating: ★★★★ DELIVERS STRONG SOCIAL MESSAGE
21 October 2014 | by yunusitbossSee all my reviews

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Kaththi (U) TAMIL ------------- my Rating: ★★★★ DELIVERS STRONG SOCIAL MESSAGE

STRENGTHS:- * Ilayathalapathy Vijay's performance.... * Story Screenplay Dialogues Direction was best by AR murugudoss * Anirudh's Music and BGM.... * Cinematography and Editing was awesome.....

WEAKNESSES :- * Pre Interval portion goes slow..... * A song was utter waste in second half.....

FINAL VERDICT:- * Overall... it is not a commercial entertainer but it delivers a strong social message in Vijay style.... AR murugudoss cameo scene is best... DON'T MISS IT....

Director: A.R. Murugadoss Writer: A.R. Murugadoss Stars: Vijay Chandrasekar, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Neil Nitin Mukesh | See full cast and crew »


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