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Petta (2019)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama | 9 January 2019 (USA)
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Though he works as a hostel warden, there is more to Kaali than meets the eye. Things take an interesting turn when Kaali's path crosses with a group of dreaded gangsters.

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Karthik Subbaraj
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rajinikanth ... Kaali
Vijay Sethupathi ... Jithu
Nawazuddin Siddiqui ... Singaar Singh
M. Sasikumar ... Malik
Simran ... Mangalam
Trisha Krishnan ... Saro
Megha Akash ... Anu
J. Mahendran ... Rajapandi
Bobby Simha ... Michael
Guru Somasundaram ... District Collector
Sananth Reddy Sananth Reddy ... Anwar
Malavika Mohanan ... Poongodi
Y.G. Mahendran ... College Principal
Munishkanth ... College Mess Supervisor
Aadukalam Naren ... Micheal's Father
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Storyline

Though he works as a hostel warden, there is more to Kaali than meets the eye. Things take an interesting turn when Kaali's path crosses with a group of dreaded gangsters.

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Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

9 January 2019 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,996,655
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Sun Pictures See more »
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Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color
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Trivia

With the $2.4 million running total for Petta, Rajinikanth has also become the only south Indian actor to have four $2 million grossers. See more »

Goofs

The 'Smoking Kills' disclaimer in Tamil has a wrong spelling. The word 'Kollum' which means 'kills' in English is misspelled as 'Kollugum'. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Australian release was censored, after the original version of the film was classified MA15+ without cuts the distributor chose to re-edit stronger moments of violence in the film in order to obtain an M rating. This edited version was then approved and released in theaters across Australia. See more »

Connections

References Pasamalar (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

Jithu Theme (Instrumental)
Music by Anirudh Ravichander
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Could have been better.
11 January 2019 | by ananthragiSee all my reviews

Expected more from the genius film maker Krthik Subbaraj. but the movie falls in usual Rajini template. We could see his age and weak body in so many scenes which some how stopping us from enjoying few scenes.its a good one time watch though. Petta has its moments.


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