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Thuppakki (2012)

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An army captain is on a mission to track down and destroy a terrorist gang and deactivate the sleeper cells under its command.

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Cast

Credited cast:
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Nisha (as Kajal Agarwal)
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Sleeper cell's leader (as Vidyut Jamwal)
Sathyan ...
Balaji
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MD Asif ...
Sleeper cell 2nd in command
Steven Clarke ...
Dancer
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Jagadish's Senior Officer in the Army
Gautam Kurup ...
First sleeper cell
Prayas Mann ...
Brother of sleeper cell's leader
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Nisha's father
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Cameo Appearance
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Neil
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Storyline

Jagdish (Vijay), an army captain, is back in Mumbai for a holiday to be with his parents and two sisters. They want him to get married and finds a bride Nisha (Kajal Aggarwal) for him. After the usual bickerings the couple fall in love. Meanwhile Jagadish an intelligence officer in the military, has a mission to crack down on terrorist sleeper cells in Mumbai. How Jagadish moving around as an ordinary person using his brain and brawn in the correct measure, tracks down the terrorist in his own unique way forms the rest of this escapist entertainer. Written by Surya Prakash

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I'm waiting

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Action | Thriller

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13 November 2012 (India)  »

Also Known As:

Indian Soldier Never on Holiday  »

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Budget:

INR 650,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 6,600,000,000, 25 January 2013
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The movie was first offered to Bollywood Superstar Akshay Kumar. See more »

Goofs

Vijay and Kajal Aggarwal having dispute on the road, where Vijay is sitting on a bike and after that Kajal leaves in an auto rickshaw showing that she stole the Key of the motorbike. But in the scenes before, she is not making any attempt to take the key and while she leaves the key is inserted in the motorbike itself. See more »

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Jagadish Dhanapalan: I'm waiting.
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Spoofed in Thalaivaa (2013) See more »

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Jagdish on Mission (Theme)
Produced by: Harris Jayaraj
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Definitely One Of The Best Movies Of 2012 And A Landmark Movie FOR Vijay After Ghilli And Pokkiri
15 November 2012 | by See all my reviews

Thuppakki My Review : (This Is Definitely One Of The Best Movies Of 2012 And A Landmark Movie FOR Vijay After Ghilli And Pokkiri)

A completely refreshing movie for Vijay . Brilliant efforts from everyone especially AR Murugadoss, Vijay and Santhosh Sivan. good screen play and superb cinematography did all good to the film. CAST: Vijay : He has done a good job and is totally different from all his films. his expressions are really nice. and all his dialogues including the Hindi lines were greeted with whistles :) Kajal : She has a very little scope in the movie and just comes to create refreshment in the movie.. but she was as usual cute and hot :) Vidyut : he has done a fantastic job and he suited his role very well!! he was just awesome Satyan : he has done his job really well wherever he got chance.. timely dialogues was good and ,and everyone laugh. Jayaram : he was good .. but had little scope in this movie.. overall Cast rating will be : 8/10

Story: Story was nicely scripted ARM.. though it didn't go in a fast pace, the story was nicely taken towards the end..a i ll give story a 8.5/10

Direction and Cinematography: ARM has done a brilliant screenplay in this movie. He has taken the story in a interesting and a gripping way.. Santhosh Sivan was extraordinary with his cinematography and every scene was shown beautifully.. Overall i'll give them a 9/10

Music: The main drawback of the movie is the songs.. Songs were a big letdown expect Google Google.. many people went out during songs which were so boring.. The theme of thuppakki was very good and BGM in the climax was nice.. I ll give Harris 6/10 .

Overall the movie was a treat for Vijay fans who were treated with a refreshing story.. definitely ARM has given a new life for Vijay.. only if the songs were nice the film would have been much more nice. Hope vijay does much more films like this.. this is definitely one of the bes movies in 2012 and a landmark movie for Vijay after Ghilli and Pokiri

overall verdict of the movie will be 7.5/10


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