Main Balwan (2011)

 ●  Hindi ● 2 hrs 24 mins

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Arul (Vikram), who works in a mill, is the third son of four brothers in a family of goldsmiths. Once, Arul's brother steals a chain due to financial circumstances. As Arul had taken the blame for it, he was labelled as a "thief" and seen as a black sheep by his father. Thus, he vows never to make a gold ornament ever again, takes up a job and pays for his expenses. Kanmani (Jyothika), who moves into the opposite house, begins by playing tricks on him, but eventually falls for his character. Arul doesn't believe in love, and keeps his distance from her. One day, when Arul's father scolds him in the temple, Kanmani stands up for him. Arul's father insults her by telling her "Arul's siblings are keeping quiet. Why are you making noise as though you have slept with him?" In a fit of anger, Arul marries Kanmani. Arul then realizes his love for her. The setting up of the party office of the ruling party forces Arul to lock horns with Gajapathy (Pasupathy), the local MLA, and his brother Sethupathy (Kollam Thulasi), the party leader. How Arul defeats the bad guy forms the rest of the story.

Cast: Jyothika Sadanah, Vikram

Crew: Hari Gopalakrishnan Nadar (Director), Priyan (Director of Photography), Harris Jayaraj (Music Director)

Rating: U/A (India)

Genres: Action

Release Dates: 21 Feb 2011 (India)

Hindi Name: मैं बलवान

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Did you know? Vivek was originally a part of the cast but fell out with the director and was subsequently replaced by Vadivelu in the film. Read More
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Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
Hindi
Spoken Languages:
Tamil, Telugu
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Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
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A 45 days' shooting schedule took place at Karaikudi, where Vikram, Jyothika and Vadivelu took part. A song sequence was also picturised on Vikram and Chaya Singh who's been roped in to do the single dance number. Fifty dancers took part in the dance number choreographed by Dinesh. The dance picturisation took six days to be completed.

Vivek was originally a part of the cast but fell out with the director and was subsequently replaced by Vadivelu in the film.

After the success of "Saamy", Hari decided to renew the collaboration with Vikram for second time with "Arul". Jyothika was selected as heroine pairing with Vikram for second time after "Dhool".
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Dubbed from: Arul (Tamil)