Synopsis/Plot : The story is about a rebel and a common man by the name Tenaliraman who gets close to the kind-hearted king with 36 wives and 52 children. Tenaliraman earns the trust and helps the king see his shortcomings and crookedness of all his 8 ministers around him and also understand the plight of the people in his kingdom.
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Tenali Raman - Return Of Vadivelu
The story is not complicated and screenplay is written with a few flashbacks to keep the narration interesting. In fact, the story and situations in the second half is almost similar to 'Imsai Arasan' as it explores familiar political topics.Fitting the theme and title of the movie, the comedy lines...(more)
Source: Editorial Board, MovieCrow
Thenaliraman is a complete family entertainer. It is a paisa-vasool film.
The first half of Thenaliraman is filled with loads of fun elements. His fans will blow whistles every now and then. The second half keeps you engaged and we could see Vadivelu performing both the roles at his best. But there are some boring moments in this half. (more)
Source: Ramchandar, One India
Vadivelu's comeback vehicle works in parts.
Although the film has its premise dating to the monarchial times, the problems that people face in the kingdom are contemporary. Yuvaraj does not lose an opportunity to take a dig at the corrupted ministers who focus on swindling money and depriving people of the benefits due to them. (more)
Source: Editorial Board, Behindwoods.com
The basic story of the film is applicable to modern times, as it is a fight between the exploited common man and the corrupt bureaucracy which has sold out to the rich and powerful. Yuvaraj through his dialogues takes a dig at modern day politics and the craze for FDI (foreign direct investment) in ...(more)
Source: Moviebuzz, Sify.com
Further, a lot of strings are left untied in the story, like the King's family or Thenali's love affair. If you can forget all the minor hitches, 'Thenaliraman' can be an enjoyable light-hearted entertainer.(more)
Source: Editorial Board, IndiaGlitz.com
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