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Theri (2016)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 15 April 2016 (USA)
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When his daughter's life is endangered by a local gang, Joseph Kuruvilla will do whatever it takes to stop them. However, at the same time, his dangerous past slowly resurfaces.

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Atlee Kumar

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Atlee Kumar (story and screenplay), Ramanagirivasan (dialogue) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joseph Vijay ... Vijayakumar / Joseph Kuruvila / Dharmeshwar
Samantha Ruth Prabhu ... Mithra
Amy Jackson ... Annie
Baby Nainika Baby Nainika ... Nivi, Daughter
J. Mahendran ... Vanmalai
Rajendran ... Rajendran
Radhika Sarathkumar ... Vijay's mother
Swaminathan Swaminathan ... School teacher
Prabhu ... Police officer
Boxer Dheena Boxer Dheena ... Road side rogue
Azhagam Perumal ... Ratnam
Lobo Lobo ... Vanamaamalai's henchman
Stun Shiva Stun Shiva ... Karikalan (as Stun Siva)
Prinz Nithik ... Chetan's henchman
Kaali Venkat ... Ganesan
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Storyline

When an honest cop, Vijay Kumar's family is ruthlessly slaughtered by a politician and his aides, he decides to change his identity and commits his life to bring his daughter up in a serene atmosphere. But some freak events end up compromising his identity and what he does to save his daughter and avenge the death of his family unfurls as Theri. Written by PipingHotViews

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Action | Drama

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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

15 April 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Budget:

INR 1,000,000,000 (estimated)
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V. Creations See more »
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Dolby Atmos

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The last look of vijay(dharmeshwar) is to be continued on the sequel of Theri. The makers of Theri have started shooting. See more »

Alternate Versions

The film was initially passed '15' uncut in the UK, the distribution company then opted to re-edit scenes in in order to secure a more audience friendly '12A' rating. In doing so 1 minute and 12 seconds of cuts were made which removed some stronger moments of violence (heavier blows, sprays of blood, bloody bullet impacts and sight of blood being coughed up) as well as stronger verbal references during a description of sexual violence. Following these changes the film was re-classified '12A' and the uncut '15' version was lifted from the BBFC database. See more »

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Written and Performed by: Arunraja Kamaraj
Produced by: G.V. Prakash Kumar
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A Honest cop Revenge for his family!
17 April 2016 | by syedmubeenSee all my reviews

First of all hats off to director Atlee for this film! Such a cool story for who want entertainment. Here all present. Vijay's one of the another best acting movie after Thuppaki and Kaththi. But Theri beat all the previous records soon I hope with Theri! Nainika Baby emotions and body language superb and also strength for this film. And Mahendran sir have a Villain effect it's absolutely good and feel so bad. And Music is too good Except I love En Jeevan song, what a romantic mesmerizing voice. Thanks to Gv Prakash Kumar keep it up! Totally Theri a perfect mass cop with love, family, sentiment, Fight, comedy, Songs and it's absolutely totally Therrrrri! Keep it up Atlee once again for gave a good message to public.


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