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Superlative Performance From The Lead Pair In A Poetic Romance!

96 explores this fascinating aspect in a romance that touches you in a way like no other film in recent memory. It is only Love that embraces the screen throughout the runtime of '96' and has you smiling, pondering over and quite literally chokes you with emotions. (more)

Source: Bharath Vijayakumar, MovieCrow


Vijay Sethupathi shines, Trisha's best-ever act in must-watch story

Prem's honest attempt of portraying the true essence of love without taking any cinematic liberties makes 96 the kind of genre-defining film that creates a benchmark for many years to come. A must-watch movie!(more)

Source: Anupama Subramanian , Deccan Chronicle


96 taps into nostalgia to leave us with a high that only happy associations with our past can evoke.

The actors who play the younger Ram and Janu - Adithya Bhaskar and Gouri Kishan - are equally good. As for the lead actors, there is a lighter moment when Janu asks Ram if he is a virgin, and calls him an "aambala naatukatta". The reactions of Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha in this one scene are a samp...(more)

Source: Suganth, Times Of India


Source: PRasanth, Prashanth


"96" would make you go back to your school and fall in love again. Don't miss "96".

To put it in simple words, 96 is a breezy and heartwarming romantic tale that Tamil cinema audience shouldn't miss. The entire team of 96 have come together to throw some positivity to the audience(more)

Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com


Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com


poignant and powerful

The climax of 96 should actually melt everyone's heart. The greatest love stories are the ones that make you root for the protagonists to come together, despite their destinies. This is one of the best films in a long time. It will make you laugh and cry and we insist that you watch it.(more)

Source: Moviebuzz, Sify.com


Vijay Sethupathi and Trisha shine in poignant love story

The soul of 96 in Govind Menon's soothing music. Kadhale Kadhale was an instant favourite and its placement in the film is just magical to watch. Bagavathi Perumal, Aadukalam Murugadoss, Janagaraj, Devadarshini and her daughter have given their best. 96 is a poignant romantic tale of Ram and J...(more)

Source: Janani, India Today

User Reviews All User Reviews(9)



Just pure love...,No lust...! First of all I wanna convey that I'm a 2k kid! there is a very much wrong thought that this film is not for the 2k kids,but I would say thi is a sweet lesson for all the modern people out there. as this era made the word LOVE very unhealthy,this movie again makes us fe... (more)


Badri Shah

After VTV a good love movie is 96. Very well made script VJ nd Trisha both played their role beautifully . Well directed Prem Kumar. We are looking more good scripts from you in the future. (more)


Kalaikumar Neelakandan

Missing something but got more feelings.tears are coming. Sethupathi vera level. (more)


Arun Sundar

A musical film..nothing much in terms of screenplay or storyline. (more)


Jaswanth Jayapaul

slow movie could have been more faster...acting was good though. (more)


Bubblo Sheikh

No words to describe, I have seen my love part of my life on screen thanks for the the director and hats off to trisha nd sethupathi.Last 20 minutes was awesome nd my eyes frozen with the screen. Love this wonderful heart touching script and the way they delivers to the audience. My special credi... (more)

Music Tracks

No. Song Title Lyric Writer Performer(s) Listen here
1 “ Kaathalae Kaathalae” Karthik Netha Chinmayi, Govind Vasantha Listen
2 “Anthaathi” Karthik Netha Chinmayi Sripaada, Govind Vasantha, Bhadra Rajin (Carnatic portion) Chorus and M. Nassar Listen
3 “The Life Of Ram” Pradeep Kumar Listen
4 “Yean” Gowri TP
5 “Vasantha Kaalangal” Chinmayi Sripaada Listen
6 “Thaabangale ” Chinmayi Sripaada , Pradeep Kumar Listen
7 “Iravingu Theevai” Chinmayi Sripaada, Pradeep Kumar Listen
8 “Kaathalae kaathalae feat. Kalyani Menon” Chinmayi Sripaada ,Govind Vasantha
9 “Jukebox” Listen