| Action, Comedy, Crime
A ruthless cop has to win a game to save an amount of 500 crore from a corrupt politician and a local gang
The film score and soundtrack of Mankatha were composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja, becoming his fourth collaboration with Venkat Prabhu and Ajith Kumar as well.
The UK theatrical release was edited - In order to obtain a 12A classification the distributor made cuts in three of the films reels. The cuts which totaled 4 minutes and 53 seconds removed stronger instances of violence (bullet impacts, detail of injuries and strong blows). The uncut version was later released on DVD/Video formats with a '15' rating for strong threat and violence.
INR 334,000,000 (India) (31 August 2011)