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  • 2012
  • 2 hr 28 min
  • 7.1  (1,559)

Kumki is a Tamil language movie released in the year 2012. The movie is directed by Prabu Solomon and produced by N. Lingusamy and N. Subash Chandra Bose under the banner of Thirrupathi Brothers. The movie stars Vikram Prabhu as Bomman, a mahout (elephant trainer) who works in a village near the forest. Bomman is part of a tribe that has been involved in elephant rearing for generations. Lakshmi Menon plays Alli, a girl who visits the village with her father, who is a forest officer.

Alli and Bomman meet and fall in love with each other. However, Bomman's tribe strongly opposes the relationship between the two as they believe that it would bring bad luck to their elephant, Manickam. The story takes a dramatic turn when a group of wild elephants enters the village and starts causing destruction. The villagers send for help from the forest department, but the officials are unable to do much.

Bomman, realizing the gravity of the situation, decides to take matters into his own hands. He trains Manickam to fight the wild elephants and protect the village. The rest of the movie showcases Manickam's heroic efforts to protect the village and Alli from the wild elephants.

One of the unique aspects of Kumki is its portrayal of elephants. The filmmaker has depicted elephants as intelligent creatures with distinct personalities. The relationship between Bomman and Manickam is beautifully portrayed on screen. Songs in the movie are also well-received by the audience.

Vikram Prabhu has effectively portrayed the character of Bomman. His acting skills are remarkable and are showcased in the emotional scenes. Lakshmi Menon has done justice to her role as Alli. Thambi Ramaiah is excellent in his performance as the head of the tribe.

The movie has a strong message about the importance of wildlife conservation. The relationship between the villagers and the forest department is shown in a positive light. The film highlights the importance of the co-existence of mankind and wildlife.

Kumki received positive reviews from film critics and was a commercial success at the box office. The movie's success led to the release of a sequel titled Kumki 2 in 2019. Kumki was also screened at the Indian Panorama section of the International Film Festival of India in 2012.

In conclusion, Kumki is a must-watch movie for people who enjoy family drama with an important message. The movie's successful blend of emotions, action, and scenic beauty of nature make it an entertaining watch. Kumki is a movie that will leave an impact on its viewer's minds and hearts.

Kumki is a 2012 adventure movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 28 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1.

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  • Release Date
  • Runtime
    2 hr 28 min
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (1,559)