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Tharai Thappattai (2016)

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The film is about a man called Sannasi, who heads Thara Thappattai, a Karagattam troupe. Tharai Thappattai exposes how this art is slowly dying, and why we are all the worse for it.

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Bala

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Bala
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Cast overview:
M. Sasikumar ... Sannasi
Varalaxmi Sarathkumar ... Sooravali
G.M. Kumar G.M. Kumar ... Pulavar Samy
R.K. Suresh R.K. Suresh ... Karuppiah
Satish Kaushik
Kingmoohan Kingmoohan ... Collector
Amudhavaanan Amudhavaanan
Kaavya Sha
Anandhi Anandhi
Haricharan Haricharan
Gayathri Raghuram Gayathri Raghuram ... Dancer
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Pulavar Samy (G.M.Kumar) an unsuccessful musician who wastes his life with the bottle, his teetotaler son Sannaasi (Sasikumar) who is the head of a 'Tharai Thappattai' music and dance troupe and the alcoholic Sooravali (Varalakshmi Sarathkumar) the lead dancer who has the temper of a man but is in love with Sannasi and has a soft corner for Pulavar Samy. A fan of Sooravali, Karuppiah (R.K. Suresh) proposes marriage to Sooravali through Sannasi and her mother, who is impressed with his government job and his decent behavior gets Sannasi to convince the girl to agree and what happens next forms the rest of the story. Written by Balaji

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Tamil

Release Date:

14 January 2016 (India) See more »

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The film's shoot took over 100 days to finish, while the makers had a three month break in 2015, owing to M. Sasikumar 's hand injury, which he suffered while filming the climax. See more »

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Tharai Thappattai (A) TAMIL ------- my Rating: ★★★ TYPICAL BALA FILM
23 January 2016 | by yunusitbossSee all my reviews

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Tharai Thappattai (A) TAMIL ------- my Rating: ★★★ TYPICAL BALA FILM

STRENGTHS:- * Casting and performances: varalaxmi has done a great job. * Music and background score by maestro * Concept and screenplay: was very gripping....

WEAKNESSES:- * Scary ending as always.... * Second half drags....

FINAL VERDICT:- * Overall... it is bala movie we can watch only once because of his scary ending and heart warming scenes. Songs gives nice touch to the film as the movie is about dance. Watch it for once

The film is about a man called Sannasi, who heads Thara Thappattai, a Karagattam troupe. Tharai Thappattai exposes how this art is slowly dying, and why we are all the worse for it.

Director: Bala Writer: Bala Stars: M. Sasikumar, Varalaxmi Sarathkumar, G.M. Kumar | See full cast and crew »


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