Laden with laughs, this action oriented crime thriller follows the trials and triumphs in the life of Raman (Kamal Haasan), a talented investigative journalist. Just as he's about to expose a smuggling and black money racket, which involves the high-profile (Major Sunderarajan) and his son Narendran (Sathyaraj), and go public, the magazine is bought by Narendran overnight.
When Raman reveals his intention to start his own magazine, he is beaten up by Narendran's men. After surviving miraculously, Raman, his son Arun (Master Tinku), and the spirit of the now-dead Kalyanaraman (also played by Kamal Haasan), travel to Japan to buy printing equipment and to show Arun around.
Raman meets Radha (Radha) who is a waitress in a restaurant and they gradually fall in love, with the efforts of Kalyanaraman and Arun. Meanwhile, Narendran also travels to Japan to get rid of Raman before he arrives back in India. Can Raman escape from the clutches of Narendran's thugs and bring him to justice?
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This film was regarded as a visual treat due to the extensive coverage of Japan, as well as the fair held there called Expo '85, which attracted children. Read More