Embedded with quirky comedy and youthful romance, this contemporary relationship drama follows the fluctuating fortunes in the life of Thirukumaran (Dhanush), a carefree and confident young man. He is well loved by his friends and is always surrounded by his close gang (Karunas, Sukumar and others).
Everyone is ecstatic when he falls in love with Priya (Shriya Saran) and she also seems to reciprocate the emotion. However, the trouble arises in the form of Priya's brother, Guru (Prakash Raj) who is an extremely successful and wealthy businessmen.
There is an immediate ego tussle between Thirukumaran and Guru, who violently opposes their relationship. The crux of the tale depicts the dangerous game of cat and mouse between the two men in Priya's life. Will Thirukumaran succeed in convincing Guru of his true love for Priya?
Did you know?
This movie was remade as 'Takkari' in Telugu, with Nitin and Sadha playing the lead roles. It was also remade in Kannada as Dhool (2011), with Yogesh and Aindrita Ray in the lead roles while Prakash Raj reprised his role. In Bengali it was remade as 'Idiot' in 2012, with Ankush Hazra, Srabanti Chatterjee, and Aditya Pancholi in the lead roles. As a result of its immense success it was also remade into Oriya as 'Rangila Toka' starring Papu pam pam, Devjani and Siddhant Mohapatra playing the main roles. The success and universal acclaim of this movie was displayed when it was remade in Bangladesh as 'Daring Lover'. Read More