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24 (2016)

Not Rated | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 6 May 2016 (USA)
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A scientist invents a time machine, which leads to a bitter battle between his evil twin brother and his son.

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Vikram K. Kumar

Writer:

Vikram K. Kumar
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Cast

Credited cast:
Suriya ... Athreya / Mani / Sethuraman
Samantha Ruth Prabhu ... Sathya
Nithya Menon ... Priya
Saranya Ponvannan ... Satyabhama
Ajay Ajay ... Mithran
Girish Karnad ... Sathya's Grandfather
Sathyan ... Saravanan
Mohan Ram Mohan Ram ... Raghu
Charlie ... Astrologer
Appukutty Appukutty
Sudha Sudha ... Sathya's Mother
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Natarajan Balkrishna Natarajan Balkrishna ... Sathya's uncle
Caroline Koziol Caroline Koziol ... Worker (as Karolina Koziol)
Advaith Ramkumar Advaith Ramkumar ... Man at bus stand
Harsha Vardhan Harsha Vardhan ... Kalai, electrician who works for Athreya
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Storyline

A Sci-Fi family revenge drama happening between a scientist, his evil brother and the scientist's son, over a time travel gadget. Written by Naveen Sankaran

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil | Telugu

Release Date:

6 May 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Suriya See more »

Filming Locations:

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$11,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

INR 556,800,000 (India), 9 May 2016, Wide Release

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 1,570,000,000, 31 December 2016
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Trivia

In 24 movie, Suriya is doing a triple role for the first time. See more »

Goofs

According to the plot of the movie that watch can take you back only back and forth 24 hours and all the things before will be back in place(eg. objects) but after killing Mani and when Athreya goes back in time he says Mithran to keep the watch in Mani's place so that he doesn't suspect. See more »

Quotes

Athreya: I'm a brilliant villain. Happy Birthday.
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Alternate Versions

In the UK, the distributor was advised that the film as it stood would be classified 15 uncut by the BBFC. The distributor then opted to re-edit certain elements from the film in order to obtain a more audience friendly 12A classification. The cuts made removed several moments of strong, bloody violence (sight of a large blood splatter onto a window after Dr. Sethuraman is shot in the head, sight of Mani's friend being beaten heavily with a baton, sight of blood spurts as Mani is shot by Athreya, sight of Mani's arm being severed with a hatchet and all following shots of him falling and landing into the ground). Following these aforementioned changes the film was passed with a 12A rating on May 4th of that year for 'moderate violence and occasional bloody images'. See more »

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Spoofed in Thamizh Padam 2 (2018) See more »

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Aararoo
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Written by: Madhan Karky
Produced by: A.R. Rahman
Performed by: Shakthisree Gopalan
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An thrilling flick with time-travel concept .
8 May 2016 | by rahuljayaramSee all my reviews

"24" as the title explicit the movie is related to time-travel concept it's worthy to watch as it's a thrilling one.even the title itself is closely related to the story.It is totally an new concept introduced to the Indian Film industry for that director has got full credits.He has purely scripted the movie with a thrilling story line which can be enjoyed for a child to aged person on the same way.Even though it's a fictional approach story line keeps the audience truly to believe that we can travel through time .This movie has also set records in opening days and equally got great positive reviews from the critics.An movie with such a concept with lots of thrilling moments is something awesome and worthy to watch.Do not miss for the ones who watch movies it's really an great work from the director as well from the all technical team and the brilliant acting from hero Surya. The villain character from Surya is just mind blowing one.


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