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Jilla is a commercial entertainer!

January 10, 2014

Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Malayalam superstar Mohanlal team up for debutant director R. T. Nesan's Jilla.

Kajal Aggarwal plays the female lead supported by Mahat Raghavendra, Niveda Thomas, Sampath Raj, Thambi Ramaiah, Poornima Bhagyaraj, Pradeep Rawat and others.

Jilla is an action thriller that brings out the special bond shared by a Siva -Mohanlal and his devoted foster son Shakti -Vijay.

The film is based in Madurai, where Siva, a local don, rules the city with an iron hand and is openly involved in innumerable illegal activities, unmindful of the law.

Shaktiís biological father, who worked as Sivaís driver is killed at the hands of a cop while trying to save his boss and his pregnant wife. Siva now takes Shakti under his wing and brings him up like his own son. Shakti becomes very attached to Siva and eventually grows up to be his trusted and powerful right hand man, in charge of all his shady operations.

Newly-appointed Commissioner of Police -Pradeep Rawat insults Siva by arresting him. Deeply offended, Siva decides to make Shakti a police officer. He believes that having his own man inside the police department could be very useful for him.

Since witnessing his fatherís death, Shakti has only contempt for all police officers. But despite his reluctance, Siva forces Shakti to become a cop.

How this plan backfires on him forms the rest of the story.

As far as performances are concerned, both Vijay and Mohanlal are excellent, sharing an easy rapport that is evident in every scene they are together, be it the light fun-filled moments or the intense emotional ones... [ Continue Reading ]

 
 
 

 
 

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