Synopsis/Plot : The teenage son of a farmer from an underprivileged caste kills a rich, upper caste landlord. Will the farmer, a loving father and a pacifist by heart, be able to save his hot-blooded son?
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An Intense And Violent Revenge Drama That Reiterates A Very Pertinent Message!
The Vettrimaran-Dhanush combo can make for a fascinating case study. It seems to work like a symbiotic relationship. While Vettri can make the type of films he wants to, Dhanush's presence helps in expanding the commercial reach of these films.Their films stand out because they are mainstream films ...(more)
Source: Bharath Vijayakumar, MovieCrow
Dhanush & Vetri Maaran's 'Asuran' is a dark and gripping drama about warring families. A must watch.
Asuran is an engaging watch with strong performances, interesting plot and an amazing emotional connect with the audience throughout.(more)
Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com
A compelling action drama on caste and class
The assured storytelling (there is not a single wasted moment), combined with the solid filmmaking (Velraj's cinematography, in particular, is a highlight) and the fine performances, often have us on the edge of our seats. And the director gets another noteworthy performance from Dhanush, who is sup...(more)
Source: Suganth, Times Of India
Dhanush starrer is a riveting tale of revenge and redemption
Asuran, which has revenge as its core theme, is a film that also touches upon themes like class divide, caste and power politics. It also talks about how land is a symbol of identity for many people and most don't even mind sacrificing their lives for the sake of it. The film may not be groundbreaki...(more)
Source: Karthik Kumar, Hindustan Times
Dhanush and Vetri Maaran gift another solid revenge drama
Even though violence is not the solution to any problem, you root for the characters when they slash the throats of the men who wronged them. It's the injustice that is meted to them that makes you support their behaviour. Asuran ends with a strong message, which will stay relevant for the years to ...(more)
Source: Janani, India Today
Solid in both, its craft and storytelling!
Asuran is a must-watch. Dhanush-Vetrimaaran combo who has once again delivered a raw, rustic and riveting revenge drama. Don't miss this one! (more)
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Dhanush, Manju Warrier deliver intense performances in Vetrimaran's riveting drama
The film belongs to Dhanush as his body language and voice modulation is in perfect sync with the character he plays. A big shout out to the actor and star for being brave to do the role of Sivasamy, something which his contemporaries would never do. But Vetrimaran has written the role and projected...(more)
Source: Sreedhar Pillai, Firstpost.com
Good fight scenes ..purposeful revenge ..Good bgm ....dhanush very good acting .. (more)
An another crown for vetrimaran. Velraj done a fantabulous Cinematography which gaves more interesting to watch. Hats off to GV good score. The cast everyone in this movie have entered a race to prove themselves. Finally thanks for director for giving such gud experience for us. Simply award is rea... (more)
Erukara ella award um aduthu vainga da, edhuku mela oru padam varave mudiyadhy, edhuku mela oruthanala nadikavae mudiyadhu.... ASURAVADHAM paniyachiD BLOODZZZ. DHANUSH. missing ELAYA SUPER STAR in TITLE CARD... expecting next time SIVA SAMY (more)
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