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Directed byK. V. Nandhu
Produced byJanaki Sivakumar
Starring Vidharth
Music by Srikanth Deva
Tholl Paavai Films
Distributed by S. Thanu
Release date
  • 15 October 2010 (2010-10-15)

Thottupaar (English: Try and touch me) is an Indian Tamil action film written and directed by newcomer K. V. Nandhu and produced by Janaki Sivakumar. The film, which starred Vidharth, Ramana and Lakshana in leading roles, released on 15 October 2010.




Actor Vidharth played the lead role for the first time in his career, though the failure of the film meant that Mynaa (2010) is often noted as his debut film. [1] The film's director Nandhu, had previously apprenticed under director Perarasu. [1]


The film opened to poor reviews, with a critic from labelling the film as a "big bore", adding that "the film lacks a cohesive narration and screenplay". [2] Another reviewer cited that the film was a "can't watch". [3]


Music is composed by Srikanth Deva. [4] Soundtrack contains 5 songs including a remix version of "Aadi Maasam Kaathadikka" from Rajinikanth starrer Paayum Puli .

1"Aadi Maasam" Udit Narayan, Anuradha Sriram Vaali
2"Oolavediye" Silambarasan, Suchitra Perarasu
3"Seemasirikki" Jassie Gift, AnithaVijay Sagar
4"Thottu Thottu" Sadhana Sargam Viveka
5"Usurula"Sangeetha, Srikanth Deva

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