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Not Rated | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 6 May 2016 (USA)
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A scientist invents a time machine, which leads to a bitter battle between his evil twin brother and his son.

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Vikram K. Kumar

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Vikram K. Kumar
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Credited cast:
Suriya ... Athreya / Mani / Sethuraman
Samantha Ruth Prabhu ... Sathya
Nithya Menen ... Priya (as Nithya Menon)
Saranya Ponvannan ... Satyabhama
Ajay ... Mithran
Girish Karnad ... Sathya's Grandfather
Sathyan ... Saravanan
Mohan Ram Mohan Ram ... Raghu
Charlie ... Astrologer
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Sudha Sudha ... Sathya's Mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Natarajan Balkrishna Natarajan Balkrishna ... Sathya's uncle
Caroline Koziol Caroline Koziol ... Worker (as Karolina Koziol)
Manngala Radhakrishnan Manngala Radhakrishnan ... Athreya mom
Advaith Ramkumar Advaith Ramkumar ... Man at bus stand
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A Sci-Fi family revenge drama happening between a scientist, his evil brother and the scientist's son, over a time travel gadget. Written by Naveen Sankaran

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Trivia

Suriya appearing as an old man in this film, for which the make up takes about 5hr to complete See more »

Goofs

During the first time travel experience, Mani travels back in time thrice. But we can see the clocks in his shop showing different time even though he returns back to the same time, i.e., a clock showing 5.50 didn't show the same even after Mani returned to the time period. See more »

Quotes

Mani: I am basically a watch mechanic.
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Alternate Versions

The UK release was cut, the distributor chose to remove moments of strong violence and bloody injury detail in order to obtain a 12A classification. An uncut 15 classification was available. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Tamizh Padam 2.0 (2018) See more »

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Laalijo
(Telugu)
Written by: Chandrabose
Produced by: A.R. Rahman
Performed by: Nithya Menen
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Best SCI-FI ever from India
7 May 2016 | by HalJordaSee all my reviews

As a doctor who fan, I thought the time traveling elements in the show could one day be matched in Tamil film industry. This movie came very close to it. Excellent writing and acting pave way for a new darling for critics. I really liked Surya's Psychotic killer role than his other two. As the negatives, I could say the romance and songs killed my mood multiple times. Songs are pure time dragging (Yes I know it is ARR). But I do understand the need for commercial elements. They should have released a shorter version of the movie in oversees without all that romance crap for the international audience. Overall, this movie is gold and the best ever from the actor we all admire. My rating would be 8.4/10


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6 May 2016 (USA) See more »

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INR700,000,000 (estimated)

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$336,771
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