Aandavan Kattalai (U)
23/Sep/2016 Comedy, Drama 2hrs 30mins

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Critics Review All critic Reviews(12)


A refreshing dramedy

.The best aspect of Aandavan Kattalai is the way it eschews melodrama. Quite a few serious scenes are out there in the film that touches very sensitive and important issues. You feel the pain but it is all beautifully understated. The way Yogi Babu's character behaves in the later half shows the kin...(more)

Source: Bharath Vijayakumar, MovieCrow


A light hearted entertaining film that talks about a socially relevant issue

Manikandan is a proven director as we all know, and this film is yet another addition to the director's mettle as a storyteller. The screenplay has been written by three people, Manikandan, Anucharan, and Arul Chezhiyan. The trio has made sure that the film does not deviate from the core plot. The s...(more)

Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com


An Enjoyable Ride

Manikandan knows how to deliver a movie with a sensible message intertwined with a bountiful of humor. Aandavan Kattalai is no different and this too, like Kaaka Muttai is an enjoyable ride.(more)

Source: Avinash Gopinath, One India


Andavan Kattalai is not to be missed

The director once again delivers big time with a refreshing screenplay loaded with reality and fun, some great music, delightful characters and brilliant all-round performances. (more)

Source: S Saraswathi, Rediff.com


Tale of British visa and finding a wife for it

Manikandan has been bold enough to get his film going without songs -- though the background score is often bawling for attention.(more)

Source: Gautaman Bhaskaran, Hindustan Times


My dear visa

Manikandan and his writing team (Arul Chezhiyan, Anucharan) should hold classes for other Tamil filmmakers who want the story-screenplay-dialogue credit but reveal little understanding of these elements. Everything in Aandavan Kattalai is there for a reason. (more)

Source: Baradwaj Rangan, The Hindu


Charming feel-good drama

The film has covered all relevant issues including greedy house owners, plight of Sri Lankan refugees, money milking brokers and how they trap innocent people for their own good without being too loud and everything is woven within the screenplay and apt characterization !(more)

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User Reviews All User Reviews(7)


Arun Sundar

Watchable and realistic.Vijay Sethupathi good acting. But lagging in pace. (more)


Aadithya Prabakaran

vj sethupathis fifth film of this year is AK is a best drama film and yogi babu comedy my review 72% (more)


Rubhan Raina

POSITIVES : 1. ENTIRELY different script 2.vijay sethupathi acting asusal with a mass title card start for him as makkal selvan 3. comedy and tragedy mixed will equal level 4.songs are good just 2 and pleasent also added at the right time in movie 5.each and every character in movie has don... (more)


Govardhan Gopal

Aandavan Kattalai - What a mesmerizing piece of Cinema. Entertainment, quirkyness, Beautifully underplayed performances from Vijay Sethupathi n Rithika and all actors. Cinema at its best. Whata year it is turning out to be for Vijay Sethupathi. 4th HIT. e have one hell ofa movie maker amidst us. Man... (more)


Elango SP

Nice movie 2016 fifth hit vjs.. all the best sir (more)


Shanmuganathan Ganesan

Aandava Kattalai Review : Another Classic script chosen by Finest actor of this generation Vijay Sethupathi .. He has grown to d very much height of putting "Makkal Selvan" Vijay Sethupathi title in title card. very very good acting by him and Rithika and yogi babu n other charecters in d film ar... (more)

Music Tracks

No. Song Title Lyric Writer Performer(s) Listen here
1 “Jukebox” Listen
2 “Yaaro Petha Pillai ”