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Thiruda Thiruda (1994)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Drama | 12 September 1994 (Canada)
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An Inspector is assigned to track down a large sum of stolen money. His investigations lead him to a couple of small time crooks, a village belle, a murder, an absconding suspect, and an international drug dealer.

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Mani Ratnam

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P.K. Mishra (lyrics), Mani Ratnam | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Prashanth ... Azhagu / Kishan
Anand Anand ... Kadir / Shankar
Heera Rajgopal ... Rajathi / Kajri (as Heera)
Anu Agrawal ... Chandralekha 'Lekha'
S.P. Balasubrahmanyam ... CBI Inspector Laxminarayan (as S.P. Balasubramaniyam)
Salim Ghouse ... Vikram
Shanmuga Sundharam Shanmuga Sundharam ... Panchayat Head (as Shanmuga Sundaram)
Malaysia Vasudevan Malaysia Vasudevan ... Inspector
S.S. Chandran ... Lorry Driver
Madhan Bob Madhan Bob ... CBI Officer (as Madan Babu)
Ajay Ratnam Ajay Ratnam ... Ashok
Thalaivasal Vijay ... CBI Officer
Oru Viral Krishna Rao Oru Viral Krishna Rao
Praveen Raj Praveen Raj
P.C. Ramakrishna P.C. Ramakrishna
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Storyline

Fresh printed bank notes to the value of incredible 10 billion rupies are stolen in India from a train by the henchmen of super-gangster Vikram living in London. The code card only being able to open the container with the money comes into the possession of beautiful Chandralekha. On the way to Vikram she comes across the two thieves Kadir and Azhagu who are on the run from the police - having in tow country-girl Rajathi whom they kept from committing suicide and who then ran away from her ruthless uncle. After some attempts of cheating each other Chandralekha is making friends with the thieves. When she discovers that Vikram is stopping at nothing - especially not at dead bodies - on his hunt after the loot, she informs the three others about the real value of the code card. In the following pursuit between Vikram, the four heroes and a special police brigade which has to get back the money before a state crisis comes about, not only fierce action, but also love comes to its own. Written by hthiess

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Genres:

Action | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

12 September 1994 (Canada) See more »

Also Known As:

Thief Thief See more »

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Trivia

J. D. Chakravarthy was initially meant to play the role of Kadhir, but was ultimately replaced by Anand. See more »

Soundtracks

Pyar Kabhi Na Todenge, Saath Kabhi Na Chodenge
Lyrics by P.K. Mishra
Music by A.R. Rahman
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Inexplicably bad film from a highly competent technical team.
21 February 2004 | by KaaliyaaSee all my reviews

Shockingly enough, this film brings together Mani Rathnam, Ram Gopal Varma, and A.R.Rehman. The music is decent, but the technical work is shoddy, the script is terrible, and the performances fairly ordinary. Not suprisingly, Ratnam and Varma never worked together again.


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