Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (2013)
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Movie: Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (KLTA)
Cast: Gautham Menon, Kovai Sarala, Mayilswamy, Pattimandram Raja, Power Star Srinivasan, Santhanam, Sethu, STR, Vishakha Singh, VTV Ganesh
Direction: K S Manikandan
Music: Thaman
Production: Rama Narayanan, Santhanam
Cinematography: Balasubramaniem
Genre: Comedy
Release Date: 13 Jan 2013
Run-Time: 144 mins

Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (2013)

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Santhanam’s maiden production venture starring himself, Sethu and Power Star Srinivasan and VTV Ganesh, Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (KLTA) is inspired by filmmaker-actor K Bhagyaraj’s yesteryear superhit film Indru Poi Naalai Vaa. It is purely a comedy film directed by Manikandan.

Story:

Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya doesn’t break new ground. it’s plot isn’t original; the story is taken from Bhagyaraj’s yesteryear classic “Indru Poi Naalai Vaa”. It doesn’t feature prominent actors nor director. But, it does make you laugh from start to finish even though the movie travels along the predictable lines.

The movie has created a lot of buzz due to 3 things — Santhanam, Power Star and recognizable title made popular by Cadburys advertisement. Will the movie meet its expectations and win the Pongal race?

The story is about three friends wooing a ‘laddu’ girl. Sethu (Sethu), Kaalkattu Kaliyaperumal aka KK (Santhanam) and Power Kumar (Srinivasan) are best friends and jobless; their only job is to chase girls and have fun. The heroine (Vishaka) gets relocated with family to the opposite house of newcomer Sethu. The three friends fall for the same girl. They make a deal that if one of them wins her heart, then the other two should take a step back. All three friends enter her house in different ways. Sethu impresses her by helping her aunty (Kovai Sarala) and brother, KK learns singing from her uncle (VTV Ganesh) and Power Kumar attends Bharatanatyam classes held by her dad. The rest is all about who wins the girl’s heart narrated in comedy filled with Santhanam style one-liners. Who will win her heart?

Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya (2013), 7.4 out of 10 based on 774 ratings

11 Comments

  1. Kanchana
    January 14, 2013, 6:48 pm

    As usual, Santhanam has rocked in his typical comedy style.

    Sethu has done a decent job.

    Srinivasan has made his role extremely well and in most of the scenes has stolen the screen space from Santhanam.

    Vishakha suits well for her role ‘laddu’. The story revolves around her and she has done a good job in all scenes including the song sequences.

    VTV Ganesh, Kovai Sarala, Devadarshini, Raja and Ganeshkar have done justice to their roles.

    Special cameos by director Gautham Menon and actor Simbu help the movie end in a right note.

    Thaman’s background music and songs are refreshing and completely gel with the theme of the film.

    Cinematographer Balasubramaniam has handled camera well, giving a youthful and colourful look to the movie.

    Director Manikandan has to be praised for giving a humour-packed film.

    The humorous movie, KLTA is a real treat for movie buffs this Pongal festival.

  2. Ramchander
    January 14, 2013, 6:50 pm

    Santhanam is hilariously brilliant in Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya. His mannerism and one-liners get full marks once again. He is well supported by the Power Star, as he is simply excellent. It has to be mentioned here about his introductory scene which takes audience by storm. And also Sethu is good.

    Thanks to director Manikandan, who has taken the best out of all three of them. In fact, Santhanam and the Power Star’s performances remain biggest strength of the film.

    Vishaka is okay and supporting cast like VTV Ganesh, Kovai Sarala, and others have done justice. Last but not least, Gautham Menon and Simbu have done guest appearance.

    S Thaman’s music is okay and ‘Love letter…’ and ‘Potti…’ are our picks and Balasubramaniem’s cinematography is apt. Rest other departs have done justice. Finally, the director has to be praised for churning out a humorous film.

    Verdict: Kanna Laddu Thinna Aasaiya is a fun ride.

  3. Vasantology
    January 18, 2013, 12:27 pm

    super padam

  4. Mahaveer Jain
    January 20, 2013, 10:40 am

    Super movie

  5. Mahaveer Jain
    January 20, 2013, 10:42 am

    Super movie. .full comedy

  6. Roja
    January 20, 2013, 11:28 am

    Power star rockz………….

  7. gautham
    January 20, 2013, 11:46 am

    Really awesome movie…..

  8. roshan
    January 22, 2013, 11:15 am

    nice movie to watch

  9. Vidhya
    January 23, 2013, 5:14 am

    The film is an out and out comedy entertainer. The first half of the film is brilliant and second half is full of fun

  10. guru
    January 28, 2013, 7:16 am

    nice comedy movie

  11. Mujahid Mohideen
    February 2, 2013, 11:36 am

    It is one of the best comedy entertainer of tamil cinema.the comedy of comedy superstar and power star is the highlight of the movie.vishaka Singh gives boost to the spectators.

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