Synopsis/Plot : The plot unfolds as a thriller that examines the characters' vulnerability and strengths. The subplot, however, explores a relationship between a woman and a girl; Pooja , the protagonist, is a prostitute who tries to rescue Malavika Manikuttan, a twelve-year-old girl, from the clutches of prostitution. The journey takes us through the brutality and the hypocrisy that surrounds us.
Vidiyum Munn is brilliant cinema that makes for compelling viewing. A definite must watch.
The debutant director deserves praise for so many things. The film is set in a grim environment but the mood is never brooding. In a tale that deals with pimps and prostitutes there is not a single shot of navel or cleavage. The violence is gory but blood is almost never shown. Though the narration ...(more)
Source: Bharath Vijayakumar, MovieCrow
A slow and enticing thriller, well made !
In sum, here is a work of a debut director which is gripping, hard hitting and even shocking but all the same, well made to give the right kind of viewing experience. (more)
Source: Review Board, Behindwoods.com
Vidiyum Munn is a well executed thriller
Vidiyum Munn is a step closer to alternate Tamil cinema which majorly caters to those with some intellect and not to entertainment seekers. (more)
Source: Haricharan Pudipeddi, Hindustan Times
Must see Thriller
Balaji who has worked in Hollywood has made it with a lot of Tamil nativity and passion. Vidiyum Munn is definitely one of the best thrillers to have emerged in recent times. It is worth a look.(more)
Source: Moviebuff, Sify.com
Director Balaji Kumar extracts some fine performances from the cast. He is aided by the moody visuals of his cinematographer Sivakumar Vijayan and an evocative score from composer Girish Gopalakrishnan, and manages to maintain the suspense and keep us engrossed as the past and present unfold.(more)
Source: M Suganth, Times Of India
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|No.||Song Title||Lyric Writer||Performer(s)||Listen here|
|1||“Theeratha Mounam”||Tanvi Rao|
|2||“Vidiyatha Iravu”||Girishh G||Girishh G, Yasin Nazar, Ramshankar S, Sai Krishna Kumar|
|3||“Penne”||Girishh G||Susheela Raman, Ramshankar S, Shilpa Natarajan|
|4||“Theeradha Mounam (Reprise)”||Girishh G||Girishh G|