Synopsis/Plot : Visaranai is a 2015 Indian Tamil language thriller film written and directed by Vetrimaaran and based on the novel Lock Up by M. Chandra Kumar. The film deals with police brutality, corruption, and loss of innocence in the face of injustice.
Genre: crime drama
Release Date: 04/Feb/2016
Music Director: G.v. Prakash Kumar
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Visaranai, a must watch uniquely treated crime thriller that represents true cinema.
The other major highlight of Visaranai is the screenplay, which looks brisk as a bee. Though it is a film that moves you, it is also hard hitting and carries an airtight writing and that is why Visaranai is special. Without any commercial gimmicks the film manages to be a mainstream product that kee... » more
by Editorial Board - Behindwoods.com
A Rare gem which you will treasure in your mind for a long time
Vetrimaaran has partly adapted the autobiographical novel Lock up by real life custody victim Chandra Kumar and cleverly interwoven a few recent political deaths and police encounters to give a well crafted film that deserves the highest praise. 'Visaranai' has only two sequences which have simila... » more
by Editorial Board - IndiaGlitz.com
A masterpiece from Vetrimaaran that showcases only harsh realities and the truth.
The story and content is the hero of Visaranai. It is a very real story sans any dreamy commercial elements. » more
by Editorial Board - galatta.com
In Vetrimaaran's own words, this movie is a depiction of a "harsh reality that we don't want to believe." Go watch it.
he movie isn't preachy or never tries to debate on anyone, but it tries its best to portray that such incidents happen everywhere and affect the naive. There are always two sides to the coin and being a inspiration from a first-hand account story, this movie focuses entirely on the flip side of the 'system'. » more
by Dinesh Ravichandar - NDTV Movies