Critic's Rating: 19/5
Monday 17 June 2002
Mammootty. Abhirami, Radha Ravi
After that box-office dud Junior Senior, Mammootty, the Malayalam superstar is back in Tamil once again with Karmegham. The film is an action thriller and Abhirami is the heroine.
Karmegham (Mammootty) is a military officer who comes to his village on leave. Slowly he wins over the entire villagers. He becomes a savoir for the poor and needy, and he decides to settle there. There is a local landlord (Radha Ravi) who exploits the villagers and he is the villain in the film. Karmegham gives leadership to the villagers and fights against him. Abhirami (Abhirami) is a doctor who helps the villagers and she falls in love with the hero. One day Karmegham comes to know that Radha Ravi is his father and then the clash is between the father and son. How good triumphs over evil forms the rest of the story!
The film is a mass entertainer with good action, romance and songs and is shot at the beautiful locations of Gopichettipalayam. Vidyasagar tunes the songs. The cast also includes Manorama, Vadivelu and Priyadarshini. The film is directed by S.P Rajkumar.