“Kuttram 23″… An enjoyable pulp thriller whose minuses are minimised by style

Posted on March 3, 2017


Spoilers ahead…

Arun Vijay swaggers a tad too much, as if always aware that a photo op is around the corner – but he has a smouldering presence, and he’s just right as Assistant Commissioner Vetrimaran in Kuttram 23. When we first see him, he’s waking up, stretching. Almost as if by reflex, he reaches for his gun, checks it. I laughed – it’s as though he’s making sure it’s waking up and stretching too, getting ready for the day.

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