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Interesting Knot, Average masala.

Sasi has picked up an interesting knot for a proper masala flick. Though not entirely new with Thambikku Endha Ooru obviously coming to mind the reason and the settings do ensure that Pichaikkaran is unique. But Pichaikkaran tries to tread the middle path between an outright masala and a film that t...(more)

Source: Bharath Vijayakumar, MovieCrow


An Emotional Drama With A Feel-good Factor

Overall, Pichaikkaran is a neat attempt by Sasi and his team. High on sentiment and human values, the film does leave you with a feel good factor. (more)

Source: Avinash Gopinath, One India


Pichaikkaran is a tale overflowing with emotions.

While it is very respectable of Sasi to put forth the real life episode of a noble man on the wide screen, the over-exaggerations end up over cooking the broth. The multiple distractions from the thread don't keep the audiences engaged too. (more)

Source: Editorial Board, Behindwoods.com



Pichaikkaran's strength is Sasi�s packaging and captivating dialogues. The director has also got the right casting and each and every actors have done their job well. To start with, Vijay Antony fits the bill perfectly both as a posh businessman and a fierce beggar. (more)

Source: Moviebuzz, Sify.com

User Reviews


Gowtham Viswanath

Pichaikkaran, right from the start, was a melodrama that had some points to convey. It suits the Mainstream Audience exclusively as it brought the image of honest and humble character and the sentimental touch of maternalism that fluxed to the end. 1 star for working the maternal kinship right. (more)


Shanmuganathan Ganesan

Almost late only but just now watched n fully satisfied film Pichaikkaran at Sathyam Cinemas!! It's an true inspired story n portrayed very well in screen. Especially Vijay Antony perfectly suit's d role n really he s king of the content n stunning performance by him n his best till date n all ot... (more)


Abiram Yokesh

Diff concept and is executed well ... Good performance by vj Antony and bgm gave goosebumps here and there ... Overall a great film to watch. (more)


Arun Gowtham

A decent entertainer from Sasi. Director comes up with the concept of Multi Millionaire taking up begger life for 48 days to save his mothers. What happens next is the story. Sasi shows us routine life of beggars their issues within the zone that dont go overboard like a tear jerker, but does make a... (more)


DK Raj

Vijay Antony acting are super BT overall movie is not bad not bad (more)


Arun Sundar

Sasi makes a fair impression with Picha karan. But the screenplay is so-so and not like Naan or Salim. Vijay Anthony has donea good job. There are multiple stories which dilute the impact. Heroine not really needed. (more)