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Maattrraan (2012)

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Conjoined twins Vimalan and Akhilan involve themselves in a series of deaths involving their father's company. However, the truths that they initially uncover lead to a bigger conspiracy, one that spans across the globe.

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Ramachandran
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Ramachandran (Sachin Khedekar) is a genetic scientist who is a genius. His wife delivers conjoined twins Akilan and Vimalan (Suriya in dual role). After the birth of his children, Ramachandran's life changes for the better and soon he becomes a multimillionaire as his energy drink -Energion, a memory booster becomes popular and he sets up huge plants to manufacture it. Meanwhile the Siamese twins grow up into young men. Though they are stuck together, they are as different as chalk and cheese. Akilan is a cool, chilled out guy who celebrates life and lives it up while Vimalan is the shy introvert who believes in socialism. Around this time foreign companies try to steal Energion formula which is closely guarded. A Russian woman with help of a beautiful interpreter Anjali (Kajal Aggarwal) tries to trap the twins, which leads to a dangerous situation that gets out of control. Written by Balu

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Sometimes the end is just the beginning.


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INR 500,000,000 (estimated)
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The film had 1 million negative roles which is set to be a record where as an ordinary film would have only 300000 to 500000 negative roles. See more »

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When Akilan rings up the Bihari gang leader's mobile, the battery is full. When he meets Dinesh (security), the battery is very low and then suddenly changes to full again. See more »

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Irattai Kadire
Written by: Na. Muthukumar
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
Performed by: Krish Lewis, Balaji Mk, Mili Nair and Sharmila
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Different attempt but stupid presentation
15 October 2012 | by See all my reviews

First of all i was frustrated with this year's biggies all flopping down........but i had some hope on Maattrraan due to KV Anand.....But he too proved that a good story and an excellent actor like Surya are not enough to make a movie a grand success.

Surya has performed well especially in the sentiment scenes.Kajal is also offered much scope in the movie.

The movie is pretty enjoyable in the first half but many illogical scenes and poor screenplay in second half make it pretty awkward and a senseless climax kills the movie.Many scenes resemble 7am Arivu.

Overall this movie could have been done better if there was a much better screenplay


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