Murugan has a rivalry towards tigers from childhood. From childhood he gets trained to hunt tigers,which are danger to villagers. Now he is Pulimurugan, but he has to face the tigers as well as the dangerous humans, as he is forced to move out of forest. This forms the rest of the story.
Akash M S
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It became the highest-grossing film in Mollywood, beating Mohanlal's Drishyam (2013) , and the first Malayalam movie to enter the "100 Crore club". See more
In the UK, the distributors were forced to edit the film to remove a scene of cockfighting as it was considered to breach the requirements of the Cinematograph Films (Animals) Act 1937. Furthermore the distributors decided to make further changes to the film in order to lower the rating from '15' to '12A'. These additional changes removed detail of a blade embedded in man's head, accompanied by blood spurt, and a bloody bullet impact to chest. See more
Referenced in Masterpiece
Written by Rafeeq Ahammed
Produced by Gopi Sundar
Performed by Vani Jayaram See more
7 October 2016 (India)
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Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $136,052
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