This Pongal became Thala Pongal for everyone because of the release of Thala’s Veeram. As the title means ‘Strong’ the selection of hero really made the film strong enough to enjoy. Thala after a long time depicts himself in a village character with full love, sentiment and extreme anger. Ajith plays the role of Vinayakam and the heroine was Taamanaah showcase as Koperundevi in the film along with them we can see Santhanam, Vidharth, Bala, Pradeep Rawat, Abhinaya, Nasser,Thambi Ramiah and Atul Kulkarnui. As village always have full of relations this film also have more characters with relationship in between.
This film is quite interested film because of the director Siva who gave a massive hit film Siruthai and the music was by Dsp who always gives more life to the movie with his music. The songs were hit as always and the BGM was very strong.
The story surround with a bond between four brothers on which Vinayakam was the elder one. He refuses to get marry because of the love he had upon his brothers. But his brothers decide to search a pair for his elder brother who been a wonderful father for them. With the help of Santhanam who is an advocate they found out Koperundevi. After many attempts by these members Vinayakam fall in love with her and they decide to get marry. One fine day she comes to know the other part of Vinayakam and refuse to marry him. Of the compulsion of their brothers Vinayakam move to Koperundevi’s house and try to attract everyone in her family at the end of the scene he won the game but there comes the twist, To marry her he left all his violence but an incident which makes him again to pick it what was the twist was the secret of the film.
Ajith was the right choice of the film; those who really go with the story will definitely agree that the story was written for Ajith. Tamanaah may be the wrong choice or the pair for Ajith but the apt heroine for the story. The brother’s character by Vidharath and Bala lead the story very well. The comic part of Santhanam was the highlight of the film and the comedy along with Ajith was the real hit. The real hit of the film will be Ajith, Santhanam and the story.