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Maan Karate
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Maan Karate - Not as Smart

A number of scenes and situations are heavily contrived and childish. A number of first half scenes look more like amateur skits borrowed from college culturals.Despite many of the scenes being forced and out-of-place, the comedy quotient may entertain you in some places. The script takes a lot of l...(more)

Source: Editorial Board, MovieCrow


Siva Karthikeyan's entertainer to beat the summer heat

On the whole, the movie is definitely watchable, with some amount of suspension of disbelief, for the many segments of entertainment that it offers. (more)

Source: Editorial Board, Behindwoods.com


Maan Karate is a messed-up bout

The love story, the greed of the five laced with stupidity, the boxing or an apology for it, and to boot, Yazhini's father, who will only have a son-in-law who can recite at least 10 rhyming couplets from 1330 which Tamil poet Thiruvalluvar wrote, mess up movie. (more)

Source: Gautaman Baskaran, Hindustan Times


Maan Karate is a letdown by uninspiring direction

An ordinary effort by the director, whose immense faith in the power of love seems utterly fantastical. (more)

Source: S Saraswathi, Rediff.com


A rollicking ride

It has a racy first half but starts plodding in the second half.On the whole, a perfect summer outing with your family.(more)

Source: Moviebuzz, Sify.com


Debutant director fails to live up to hype

Sivakarthikeyan-Hansika's much awaited film Maan Karate finally hit the silver screens on Friday April 4. Sivakarthikeyan appears in the role of Peter from Royapuram, Chennai. He is in love with Yazhini (Hansika) and poses to be a boxer to woo her, as she happens to be a sports lover. In a bid to pr...(more)

Source: Editorial board, Deccan Chronicle


Maan Karate Review

Five friends meet a mystic in a forest who grants their wish � a newspaper from the future. They decide to get rich by using their knowledge of the future. So, they decide to focus on Peter, who is supposed to win a boxing tournament with a prize money of Rs 2 crore. But Peter hardly knows a thing ...(more)

Source: M. Suganth, Times Of India


Maan Karate is a messed-up bout

Maan Karate � like many other Tamil films � has an interesting plot, but the way it is scripted and narrated is illogical. Five IT professionals go on a vacation, and while one of them, a girl, swims underwater, she meets a sage who later grants them a wish. A Tamil newspaper dated some months later...(more)

Source: Gautaman Bhaskaran, Hindustan Times

BO Report World Wide

Country 2nd Weekend Opening Weekend
Australia (A$) 3321.00 29162.00
Malaysia (MYR) --- 334187.00
USA ($) --- 69600.00
UK (€ ) --- 34336.00

Music Tracks

No. Song Title Lyric Writer Performer(s) Listen here
1 “Maanja” Madhankarky Anirudh Listen
2 “Darling Dambakku” Yugabharathi Benny Dayal, Sunidhi Chauhan Listen
3 “Un VIzhigalil” R.d Raja Anirudh, Shruthi Haasan Listen
4 “Royapuram Peteru” R.d Raja Shivakarthikeyan , Paravai Muniyamma Listen
5 “Open The Tasmac” Gana Bala Deva, Anirudh Listen