Verdict: High-voltage action episodes and racy entertainer!
Vivekam is a dubbed version of Tamil movie titled Vivegam. Both the versions are being released simultaneously today amidst huge expectations across the world. Ajith Kumar completes 25 years of his acting career with Vivekam. Directed by Siva, who has earlier done Vedhalam and Veeram with Ajith, is directing him again for the third time. Vivekam also has Kajal Aggarwal opposite Ajith, along with Akshara Hasan and Vivek Oberoi in prominent roles. Anirudh Ravichander has scored the music and background score for Vivekam while Vetri handled the camera work. Vivekam is produced by Sendhil and Arun Thyagarajan under Sathya Jyothi Films banner. Releasing amidst huge expectations across the world, let’s see if Ajith's fans were able to fill their appetite with their star's latest outing.
Ajay Kumar (Ajith Kumar) is a part of an anti-terrorist squad who operates across the world with his team. Aryan (Vivek Oberoi), Mike, Shaun and a couple of others are a part of Ajay’s team and are very close to each other. Ajay is married to Hasini (Kajal Aggarwal) who gets pregnant. In course of time, Ajay finds enemies within the gang who try to eliminate him. How Ajay takes on the baddies form the rest of story.
Ajith Kumar is at his best in Vivekam. He has excelled in all the action episodes and looks extremely handsome. Vivekam is a complete one-man show for Ajith and is a fitting tribute to his 25 years of stardom. Kajal Aggarwal is beautiful as Ajith’s wife and has acted well in all the emotional scenes. Vivek Oberoi has done a fantastic job in the role of the main villain. Karunakaran has excelled in his comedy timing and was able to provide comic relief. Akshara Haasan is good in a short role. She is seen just before the interval. The rest of the characters were apt in the roles they played.
Written and directed by Siva, he made a nails-you-to-the-edge-of-the-
Why You Should Watch This Movie:
If you are an Ajith fan, there is no need to find a reason to watch this movie. The rest of them could still watch this movie for its fast paced action and the style of narration that resonates with Hollywood.
-By Ajay Mudunuri