Thiagarajan Kumararaja directorial movie Aaranya Kaandam has been released to theatres. It is a fairly lengthy movie, which lasts for nearly 2.5 hours and consists of Ravi Krishna, Sampath Raj, Yasmin Ponnappa, Somasundaram, as its principal characters. The erstwhile superstar of the Hindi film industry, Jackie Shroff has made his debut in Tamil films with this film.The film has already screened at the South Asian International Film Festival on 30 October 2010. It has won the Grand Jury Award for Best Film.
Aaranya Kaandam, which has been granted the ‘U’ certificate, is, essentially, a movie that concentrates on gangsters. The tale of the film follows from the solitary significant moment in the existence of the six protagonists. The movie is related to the primitive nature of mankind and the characteristics of the characters, which wipe out the frontiers partitioning mankind from beastliness. The film is quite absorbing.
The directorship of this film was in the hands of the newcomer, Thiagarajan Kumararaja, who has performed his task pretty competently. The music of the movie has been composed rather effectively by Yuvan Shankar Raja. The editorship of the film has been executed commendably by Srikanth N.B. and Praveen K.L. The cinematographic department is headed by P.S. Vinod is average. The performances of the lead stars are treat to watch.