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  • NR
  • 2004
  • 2 hr 26 min
  • 5.0  (2,334)

Madurey is a Tamil action-thriller movie released in 2004, directed by Ramana and starring Joseph Vijay, Sonia Agarwal, and Rakshitha in the lead roles. The movie is a typical commercial potboiler with all the elements of masala entertainment, such as action, romance, comedy, and drama, combined in the right proportions. The story revolves around Madurey (Joseph Vijay), a happy-go-lucky youngster who drops out of college to take care of his mother, who is suffering from a serious illness. Madurey's life takes an unexpected turn when he witnesses the murder of a local politician by a gang of goons. He decides to act against the criminals and starts his own mission to clean up his city.

As Madurey begins his quest, he faces numerous challenges and obstacles, including a corrupt police department, a powerful politician who wants to crush him, and a love triangle with two women who have feelings for him. While he deals with these issues, Madurey also unravels a mystery surrounding the murder of his father, which happened when he was a child.

The movie has a lot of action sequences, with Joseph Vijay showcasing his martial arts skills in many of them. The romance between Madurey and his love interests, played by Sonia Agarwal and Rakshitha, also adds a touch of sweetness to the narrative. The comedy track, with Vadivelu playing Madurey's sidekick, provides the much-needed relief from the intense drama and action.

The highlight of the movie is undoubtedly Joseph Vijay's performance as the titular character. He is convincing as a carefree college dropout, a determined vigilante, and a vulnerable son seeking justice for his father's murder. His charisma and energy keep the audience engaged throughout the movie.

The supporting cast also does an excellent job of bringing their characters to life. Sonia Agarwal delivers a fine performance as the innocent girl who falls in love with Madurey, while Rakshitha plays the bold and assertive woman who challenges him at every step. Vadivelu provides some memorable moments with his comic timing and one-liners.

The movie's technical aspects, including the music, cinematography, and editing, are all top-notch. The songs, composed by Vidyasagar, are catchy and fun, with the highlight being the foot-tapping number "Aadungada Yennai Suththi." The cinematography by Rishi Punjabi captures the vibrant locales of Madurai city beautifully, while the editing by Santhanam and Sasikumar ensures that the movie moves at a brisk pace.

Overall, Madurey is an entertaining movie that ticks all the boxes of a commercial potboiler. It has a solid storyline, great performances, catchy music, and slick action sequences, making it a must-watch for fans of Tamil masala movies.

Madurey is a 2004 action movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 26 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.0.

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    2 hr 26 min
  • IMDB Rating
    5.0  (2,334)