Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Thriller
Before Indian Independence, many Tamils from South India were sent to Malaysia as indentured laborers. Kabali, the protagonist, fights this oppression. After a lengthy imprisonment, he is more determined than ever to fight for his people.
Test your knowledge of Superstar Rajinikanth.
In his info card shown at the Malaysian police conference in the first scene, Kabali's birthday is noted as December 12, 1956. This makes the character exactly 6 years younger than Rajinikanth, the superstar who plays him.
Even this is a form of protest. Why did Gandhi wear dhotis and why did Ambedkar wear suits? Politics Thamizhmaran...
In the flashback scene,Tamilmaran comes to apologise to Kabali while he is eating with family, the scene is set at the backdrop of Merdeka Square, the scene is supposed to have happened 25 years back but modern buildings which was not yet constructed in KL can be seen.
Also in various other scenes, various cars which were not released in early 90's can be still be seen,.
Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, English, Malayalam, Mandarin, French
$1,977,716 (USA) (22 July 2016)
$3,903,095 (USA) (22 July 2016)