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Thoongaavanam (2015)

Not Rated | | Action, Thriller | 13 November 2015 (USA)
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A cop with a connection to the criminal underworld finds his secret life exposed when he and his partner are caught stealing cocaine from a powerful drug dealer, a move that puts his son's life in jeopardy.

Director:

Rajesh M. Selva

Writers:

Kamal Haasan, Frédéric Jardin (based on the film "Nuit blanche") | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kamal Haasan ... CK Diwakar IRS
Prakash Raj ... Vital Rao
Trisha Krishnan ... Mallika
Kishore Kumar G. ... Dhiraviyam (as Kishore)
Asha Sharath ... Sujatha
Sampath Raj ... Pedha Babu
Madhu Shalini ... Esther
Yugi Sethu ... Mani
Uma Riyaz Khan ... Bar Girl
Jagan ... Jagan
Santhana Bharathi Santhana Bharathi
Guru Somasundaram ... (as Guru Somasundharam)
Chaams Chaams
Amaan Amaan ... Vasu
Sandeep Sandeep
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Storyline

Narcotics cops Diwakar aka CKD & Mani rob two drug peddlers of 10kgs of cocaine who work for the drug lord Vittal Rao. To gain back his package, Vittal Rao kidnaps Diwakar's son. Just when Diwakar decides to return the stash and free his son, the package goes missing. How Diwakar frees his son by tackling the drug mafia and managing to evade corrupt cops and an honest narcotics agent forms the crux of this edge-of-the-seat thriller. Written by PipingHotViews

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Action | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

13 November 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sleepless Forest See more »

Filming Locations:

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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Budget:

INR 500,000,000 (estimated)
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

A remake of the French film Nuit Blanche See more »

Goofs

The car crash after Kamal Haasan calls Trisha clearly shows that it was an empty car. Suddenly in the next scene, everyone are visible inside the car. See more »

Alternate Versions

For the UK release, the distributor chose to remove shots of strong violence and bloodshed (blood spurts, shootings and a scene of suffocation) in order to obtain a 12A classification (after the uncut version was classified 15). See more »

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Remade as Sleepless (2017) See more »

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Neeye Unakku Raja
Produced by Ghibran
Written by Vairamuthu
Performed by Aishwarya, Kamal Haasan & Yazin Nizar
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Slow and steady wins the race
24 August 2018 | by mandloijinendraSee all my reviews

This movie really needs your patience ; dramatically suspense and thriller is pretty and cinematography is good as whole movie rounds around a hotel.


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