Pudhupettai (U/A)
26/May/2006 Action, Drama 2HR 50MIN

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Notable individual performances.

Selvaraghavan has done a good job in Pudhupettai also. The story of the movie is predictable, yet the individual performances are notable and praiseworthy. Talented artists Dhanush and Sneha, along with the talented crew, including Yuvan Shankar Raja and cameraman Aravind Krishna have all delivered ...(more)

Source: Editorial Board, galatta.com


A haunting dirge of savagery.

Yuvan Shankar Raja scales great heights with his mesmerizing background score in "Pudhupettai". Cinematographer Arvind Krishna presents a visual treat with his tones, choice of colors. After all the hype and hoopla, Selvaraghavan dishes out a protracted bloodbath. (more)

Source: Malathi Rangarajan, The Hindu


Love layered with violence.

Selvaraghavan, who knows how to throw a flashlight on the darker side of human nature, does it here too. Puthupettai, in terms of cinematic novelty, falls on predictable lines. But individual performances, lead by the highly talented Dhanush and Sneha, along with the technical whiz of Yuvan Shankar ...(more)

Source: Editorial Board, IndiaGlitz.com


Selva-Dhanush-Yuvan combo rocks!

Pudupettai is a film that should make people sit up and take notice of Selva and his craft more seriously. Dhanush, practically in every frame of the movie, has done an excellent job in the author-backed role. Another top class performance is from Sneha who adds serenity to the proceedings with a di...(more)

Source: Editorial Board, Behindwoods.com

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Dhanush best acting in his whole cinema career , Pudhupettai (more)

Music Tracks

No. Song Title Lyric Writer Performer(s) Listen here
1 “Survival Of The Fittest” Instrumental
2 “Neruppu Vaayinil” Kamal Haasan
3 “Enga Area” Dhanush, Premji Amaran, Yuvan Shankar Raja
4 “Selling Dope: "The Beginning"” Instrumental
5 “Oru Naalil (does not feature in the film)” Yuvan Shankar Raja
6 “ Going Thru Emotions!: "Prelude"” Instrumental
7 “Pul Pesum Poo Pesum” Vijay Yesudas, Tanvi Shah
8 “Varriyaa” Narayan, Naveen Mathav, Ranjith, Vasu
9 “Clash Of The Titans: "The War Cry"” Instrumental
10 “ "Oru Naalil": Composer's Dream Mix” Yuvan Shankar Raja