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Imsai Arasan 23 M Pulikesi (2006)

| Comedy | 2006 (India)
Historical Comedy about a Dravidian Ruler and his family.

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Cast

Cast overview:
Vadivelu ... Pulikesi / Ukkiraputhiran
Nassar ... Sangilimaayan (as Nasser)
Nagesh ... Mokkayappar
Aachi Manorama ... Pulikesi' Mother (as Manorama)
Ilavarasu ... Lagudapaandian (as Illavarasu)
Mounika ... Vasantha Soundary
Sriman ... Thalapathy
Tejasree Tejasree ... Pulikesi's lover
V.S. Raghavan ... Political Advisor
Manobala ... Kollan
Thambi Ramayya ... Poosaari
Singamuthu Singamuthu ... Poet
Nellai Siva Nellai Siva ... Poet
Scissor Manohar Scissor Manohar ... Palace Guard
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Historical Comedy about a Dravidian Ruler and his family.

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Language:

Tamil

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2006 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

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INR150,000,000
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One of the best classics...
25 December 2006 | by stivaSee all my reviews

I have seen lot of Tamil movies. Most directors are always making either love films or sentimental one which is very annoying and irritating. Only a few movies are good and that too some of those are copied from English movies like Ghajini (Memento), Thenali (What Abot Bob) and so on. This year(2006) a lot of movies were released in south India. I guess around 20-30 movies (approx). Out of these only 2 movies were appreciable. One is Imsai Arasan 23 Pulikesi and another is Vettaiyadu Vilaiyadu. I especially appreciate this one. This movie is a turning point to all future movies to be made.

Directors are always making idiotic excuses by telling that people don't expect movies of different genre and creativity. As far as I am concerned this is best movie ever made in a very long time. The Director of this movie has proved all other directors are stupid. The comedy of this movie has it's timing and moments. Everyone in this movie has done a wonderful job. This is the first ever the best Slapstick Comedy movie I ever came across Tamil movies. Watch this movie. Enjoy the comedy. You'll appreciate this one for sure.

Shankar's one of the best productions and Vadivelu's best Comedy. He has earned it a lot. Music are all in olden style. It's like "Old is Gold". The language is the best part in this movie. They not only used pure Tamil, but at perfect time and proper places they have used Chennai Tamil which increases the humor more.

I hope that director's will open their eyes from this movie and will strive towards making different varieties of movies.

A 8.2/10 movie


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