Vishwaroopam (U/A)
25/Jan/2013 Action, Thriller

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3.50

Vishwaroopam is Kamal Haasan's most genuine and sincere attempt till date.

Kamal Haasan's hardwork as actor and director is evident in every scene. Kamal deserves kudos for making a truly Hollywood style thriller set against the backdrop of terrorism. Kamal brings down the house in his role as the effeminate Kathak dancer during the first segment.(more)

Source: Editor, MovieCrow

3.50

A riveting spy thriller

Sanu Varghese's spectacular cinematography becomes as important as the actors in this thriller. The camera takes us into the dangerous alleys of New York and the muddy, rugged terrain of Afghanistan. In the opening sequence involving pigeons, Varghese captures the mood of the birds giving us a hint ...(more)

Source: Sangeetha Devi Dundoo, The Hindu

3.50

The film is on par with Hollywood standards

Of all technical aspects, Sanu Varghese's cinematography stands tall, as he has done a brilliant job. He has wonderfully captured some of the rarest locales of Afghanistan. Shankar Ehsaan Loy's two songs are good and background score is excellent. Especially, it is a treat to watch the Jet Fighter s...(more)

Source: Praveen Kumar, One India

3.00

Kamal Haasan is brilliant in Vishwaroopam

The action sequences are well executed and considering the inhospitable terrains they were shot in. Sanu Verghese�s camera work is noteworthy as he brings a certain slick look to the whole film. The art department also deserves mention for locating some fine spots. Mahesh Narayanan could have bee...(more)

Source: Radhika Rajamani, Rediff.com

4.00

One of the commercially best made movies of Tamil cinema

Cinematographer Sanu Varghese and art director Ilayaraja are the two key stars in Kamal�s technical team. The former framed some great shots of the Afghan landscape whereas the later brought home the Tora Bora caves. Shankar-Eshaan-Loy is the best thing to have happened to Vishwaroopam. The movie wo...(more)

Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com

4.00

Vishwaroopam is a must watch!

Technically it is one of the best films to emerge out of south. The camera work of Sanu Varghese is terrific, especially the way he has taken New York and Afghanistan replica in some studio in India. Shankar Ehasan Loy's music and back ground score is adequate. The down sides is that film should hav...(more)

Source: Moviebuzz, Sify.com

3.00

Vishwaroopam Review

Vishwa is a kathak teacher whose wife Nirupama wants to divorce him because she's in an extramarital affair. And he's even not Alpha-male. But wait, she discovers her husband is not the simpleton she thinks he is. Saying anything more at this juncture will spoil the plot.(more)

Source: Meena Iyer, Times Of India

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Music Tracks

No. Song Title Lyric Writer Performer(s) Listen here
1 “Vishwaroopam” Vairamuthu Suraj Jagan Listen
2 “Thuppaki Engal Tholile” Vairamuthu Kamal Haasan, Benny Dayal Listen
3 “Unnai Kaanadhu Naan” Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan, Shankar Mahadevan Listen
4 “Anu Vidhaiththa Boomiyile” Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan, Nikhil D' Souza Listen