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Soodhu Kavvum (2013)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Crime, Thriller | 1 May 2013 (India)
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Das, with his team, kidnap Arumai, son of a politician, who has been planning his own kidnapping to extract money from his father. Problems arise, when an insane cop is brought to handle the case.

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Nalan Kumarasamy
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Vijay Sethupathi ... Das
Sanchita Shetty ... Shalu
Radha Ravi ... Chief Minister
M.S. Bhaskar ... Gnanodhayam
Bobby Simha ... Pagalavan (as Simhaa)
Ashok Selvan ... Kesavan
Ramesh Thilak ... Sekhar (as RJ Ramesh Thilak)
Karunakaran ... Arumai Pragasam
Yog Japee ... Brahmma
Aruldoss ... Rowdy Director (as Aruldass)
Boys Rajan Boys Rajan ... AC Manikandan
Radha Radha ... Arumaipragasam's Mother
Kannayiram Kannayiram
Mippu Mippu
Gaana Bala Gaana Bala ... Special Appearance
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Storyline

Pagalavan, Kesavan and Sekar are three friends, who lose their jobs in Chennai due to certain circumstances. Then they come across Das (Vijay Sethupathy), who runs a smart kidnap for ransom scam. Naturally his crime flourishes, and the three friends team up with him. Their path crosses with that of Arumai Prakasam, son of the state finance minister. Denied capital by his very strict father to start his business Arumai Prakasam stages his own kidnap, but ends up in the hands of Das and co. The comedy of errors takes a turn when the finance minister wants to catch the culprits, and gives the task to a very strict, encounter specialist cop, Brahmma. How Das and co try to stay ahead of the cop and how he nabs them, and what happens forms the rest of the story. Written by Bhama Ravi

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Thriller

Certificate:

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Official Sites:

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

1 May 2013 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Deception Is Addictive See more »

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Budget:

INR70,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Soodhu Kavvum was initially written for Vadivelu as the lead. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Maheshinte Prathikaaram (2016) See more »

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Sa Ga
Composed by Santhosh Narayanan
Performed by Divya Ramani
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A MUST WATCH (with subtitles, if necessary) !
27 October 2019 | by postsenthilSee all my reviews

A delightful comic noir ... It tells a story of a schizophrenic & his team of dimwits who indulge in kidnapping..nay, kednapping for small sums.. But, when they attempt to raise the stakes all hell breaks loose in several quirky, chaotic & HILARIOUS twists.

After Pizza, NKPK, once more, Vijay Sethupathy, the lead, shows his stellar skills in picking wonderfully original & entertaining scripts.

KUDOS to the debutante director & his team for a wholesome entertaining treat. One of the best movies I would see this year by a long stretch !


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