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Chekka Chivantha Vaanam (2018)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Drama | 26 September 2018 (USA)
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A bloody power struggle erupts between three brothers who are vying to take over the family business following the death of their father.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Arvind Swamy ... Varadan
T.R. Silambarasan ... Ethi
Arun Vijay ... Thyagu
Vijay Sethupathi ... Rasool
B. Thyagarajan ... Chinnappadasan
Prakash Raj ... Senapathi
Jayasudha ... Lakshmi
Jyotika ... Chitra (as Jyothika)
Aditi Rao Hydari ... Parvathi
Aishwarya Rajesh ... Renu
Dayana Erappa ... Chaaya
Mansoor Ali Khan ... Khalid
Sarath Kumar ... Chinnappadasan's son-in-law
Rj Sindhu Rj Sindhu ... Senapathi's daughter
Gowtham Sundararajan ... Assistant Commissioner
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A bloody power struggle erupts between three brothers who are vying to take over the family business following the death of their father.

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2nd consecutive collaboration of Director ManiRatnam and Actress Aditi Rao Hydari. See more »

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27 September 2018 | by koushikrishnanSee all my reviews

Chekka Chivantha Vaanam - We are sitting here simply dissecting movies from their trailers but Mani Ratnam sits back and laughs at us from another dimension.

Not a typical Mani Ratnam classic but looks like he has understood the current trend of audience well and used every actor to the best of their strengths. Felt that a few scenes could've been made more tense though and that the suspense factor was lagging at some places. ARR's rocking songs used as BG made it more involving. The ending was little predictable but gave goosebumps due to the moral justified. Can watch this movie any number of times for Vj Se's witty, natural acting as in all his other movie (such a gift to Thamizh Cinema). Kudos to the legend Santhosh Sivan as well for continuing to 'enligthen' every single movie he's part of. Finally to top it, the dialogues in this movie were way better than last few Mani Ratnam outings. Hope he continues his mastercraft from here!!


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