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Critics Review All critic Reviews(9)


A formula film worth our time

Durai Senthilkumar's acumen is on display throughout Kodi. As easy as it may sound, it is quite a task to make these formula films with a certain amount of conviction. It is good to see the director give his female characters consistently important roles.Having a heroine whose maturity level is beyo...(more)

Source: Bharath Vijayakumar, MovieCrow


A sincere attempt which could have been a little more gripping

What works for the film are its performance of Dhanush and most of the cast members. The first half is a little slow and the engagement factor is inconsistent there. But the director makes for this in the second half where the film takes on an important factor. There is a social issue which acts as ...(more)

Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com


Political film saved by performances

Effective performances of Dhanush and Trisha and a few mass scenes in the second half make this neither realistic nor highly entertaining 'Kodi,' a watchable fare.(more)

Source: IndiaGlitz , IndiaGlitz.com


Solid political drama

Kodi is deliciously dramatic, and packed with sinister twists and turns with superb performances and solid writing. (more)

Source: Moviebuzz, Sify.com


Kodi Review

The real surprise in Kodi is how the director manages to makes this plot feel gritty within the boundaries of commercial cinema. The pre-interval stretch invokes comparisons with similar moments from Madras and Jigarthanda. At times, the film feels relentless, and this is where the lighter romantic ...(more)

Source: Suganth, Times Of India


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User Reviews All User Reviews(8)


Arun Sundar

The basic premise itself feels slightly wrong...Trisha not suited for this role. (more)


Sabeel Irshad

Real Politics Shown as a Film.But not so good as Expected from Dhanush. (more)


Asja Mohamed

Kodi parakkudhaa ....i didn't know what am i want to say. .but i know dhanush hit again......... (more)



kodi........dhanush best diwali release in recent times....... pakka comerical movie............dhanush steel the show ..... we didnt except this climax that is the only drawback in the movie othewise kodi is a sure hit movie (more)


Jeeva Po

Kodi movie superb Director magnate story very well Dhanush sis acting fabulous Thrisha acting wow Other heroine acting wow Kodi parrakudhu (more)


Eashwara Raju

good movie with mass elements and a social message :) (more)

BO Report World Wide

Country Life Time Collection Opening Weekend
UK (€ ) 51490.00 31835.00
USA ($) 79212.00 62000.00
Malaysia (MYR) 856461.00 ---
Australia (A$) 66166.00 ---

BO Report India

State Opening Weekend
Tamil Nadu 130000000.00

Music Tracks

No. Song Title Lyric Writer Performer(s) Listen here
1 “Kodi Parakkudha” Dhanush & Arunraja Kamaraj Dhanush & Arunraja Kamaraj Listen
2 “Ei Suzhali” Vivek Vijaynarain Listen
3 “Ariraro” Vivek K.S. Chitra Listen
4 “Sirukki Vaasam” Vivek Anand Aravindakshan & Shweta Mohan Listen
5 “Vettu Pottu” Vivek Shankar Mahadevan Listen