Cast: Dulquer Salmaan, Nithya Menon, Prakash Raj, Leela Samson
Direction: Mani Ratnam
Producer: Mani Ratnam
Banner: Madras Talkies
Music: AR Rahman
Genre: Drama, Romance
Run Time: 139 Mins
O Kadhal Kanmani / OK Kanmani (2015)
‘Ok Kanmani’ aka ‘O Kadhal Kanmani’ a romantic drama starring Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menon, Music by A.R.Rahman, Lyrics by Vairamuthu and Cinematography by P.C.Sreeram reunites the super hit team of ‘Alaipayuthey’ after fifteen years. This movie is a bilingual made in both Tamil and Malayalam, and dubbed in Telugu as ‘OK Bangaram’.
the movie starts with Adhi(Dulquer) getting of the train in Mumbai and meets Thara (Nithya) in the junction. Adhi goes on to stay in Ganapathy’s (Prakash Raj) house who is a colleague of his brother. Bhavani (Leela) is Ganapathy’s wife who is an Alzheimer patient.
Adhi then gets busy with his job and takes up a project to develop an Indianized video game. His ambition is to become a millionaire. Thara is an architect who is career oriented and has plans to go to Paris. One thing that they have in common is they don’t want to get married ever. They meet again unexpectedly and become friends instantly. This friendship soon becomes love and they decide to move on to live together until Adhi goes to US and Thara goes to Paris.
They convince Ganapathy and live with him and his wife as paying guest but things take a turn when their families get to know about their live in relationship. When at one point, the families decide to get them married, do they still hold on to their views against marriage or not is the rest of the plot.