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Thalapathi (1991)
Not Rated
157 min | Action, Crime, Drama

An orphan named Surya raised in a slum befriends a good crime boss named Devaraj and works for him. Their existence is threatened when a new honest district collector arrives.
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Director
Writers
Mani Ratnam (screenplay) (story) | Umesh Sharma (dialogue)
Composer
Ilaiyaraaja (as Ilayaraaja)
Cinematographer
Santosh Sivan (as Shantosh Sivan)
Editors
Gautham Raju (as Gowtam Raju) | Suresh Urs
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Updated Nov 25, 1991

Release date
Nov 25, 1991 (India)
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16 cast members
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Mammootty
Devaraj Devaraj   See fewer
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Shobana
Subbulaxmi Subbulaxmi   See fewer
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Srividya
Kalyani Kalyani   See fewer
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Bhanupriya
Padma Padma   See fewer
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Amrish Puri
Kalivardhan Kalivardhan   See fewer
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Jai Sankar
Arjun's Dad Arjun's Dad   See fewer
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Geetha
Devaraj's Wife Devaraj's Wife   See fewer
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Charlie
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Charu Haasan
Subbulaxmi's Father Subbulaxmi's Father   See fewer
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Thalapathi Dinesh
Henchman Henchman   See fewer
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Manoj K. Jayan
Manoharan Manoharan   See fewer
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Nagesh
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Nirmalamma
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Sonu Walia
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Ratings Breakdown

8.5 / 10 | 12,083 votes