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Petta (2019)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 9 January 2019 (USA)
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Though he works as a hostel warden, there is more to Kaali than meets the eye. Things take an interesting turn when Kaali's path crosses with a group of dreaded gangsters.

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Karthik Subbaraj
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rajinikanth ... Kaali
Vijay Sethupathi ... Jithu
Nawazuddin Siddiqui ... Singaar Singh
M. Sasikumar ... Malik
Simran ... Mangalam
Trisha Krishnan ... Saro
Megha Akash ... Anu
J. Mahendran ... Rajapandi
Bobby Simha ... Michael
Guru Somasundaram ... District Collector
Sananth Reddy Sananth Reddy ... Anwar
Malavika Mohanan ... Poongodi
Y.G. Mahendran ... College Principal
Munishkanth ... College Mess Supervisor
Aadukalam Naren ... Micheal's Father
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Though he works as a hostel warden, there is more to Kaali than meets the eye. Things take an interesting turn when Kaali's path crosses with a group of dreaded gangsters.

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Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

9 January 2019 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Sun Pictures See more »
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Dolby Atmos

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Trivia

The plot of this film is modeled after one of Rajinikanth's career-defining blockbusters, 'Baasha'. Several nods are made to that film as well, including naming one of the important characters Anwar, a couple of dialogues such as "Ullae Po!" (Go inside!), Rajinikanth's shadow or silhouette in a couple of scenes, and some iconic shot being replicated. See more »

Goofs

The 'Smoking Kills' disclaimer in Tamil has a wrong spelling. The word 'Kollum' which means 'kills' in English is misspelled as 'Kollugum'. See more »

Alternate Versions

The edited UK version was also released overseas in New Zealand. See more »

Connections

References Pasamalar (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Ullaallaa (Hindi)
Music by Anirudh Ravichander
Lyrics by Raqueeb Alam
Performed by Nakash Aziz and Inno Genga
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Get vintage RAJNIFIED
10 January 2019 | by guna-scorpio145See all my reviews

This what we want, this is how a movie is when it is directed by his fan to thalaivar fans. Karthik Subbaraj take a bow man. THALAIVAR is outstanding. Petta paraaaaak!!!


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