X

Redirecting you...

You will soon be redirected to our partners's site.
(In case your browser is blocking pop-ups, click here.)
Nanban
All Is Well..........
2D

Nanban

Tamil, Telugu
ActionDramaRomantic
05 Apr, 2013
79%
1,408 votes
5
4
3
2
1
1.6
CRITICS RATING
5 1069
4 133
3 29
2 23
1 146
4.9
USERS RATING
0
RATE IT
TRENDING STORIES
See More
SYNOPSIS
Nanban is comedy drama film directed by S. Shankar featuring an ensemble cast that includes Vijay, Jeeva, Srikanth, Sathyaraj and Ileana D`Cruz. The soundtrack and background score is by Harris Jayaraj, working with Shankar for the second time after Anniyan (2005). It is a remake of the 2009 Bollywood blockbuster film 3 Idiots, directed by Rajkumar Hirani, which was adapted from the novel Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat.
Sort By
Many eyebrows were raised when it was announced that the Hindi blockbuster 3 Idiots would be remade in Tamil with Shankar as the director. Remakes are always tricky, and if the lead actor is a big star, matters get complicated. However, it appears that with Gemini Film Circuit`s Nanban (Friend), both Shankar and Ilaya Thalapathi Vijay have pulled it off. For starters, there are no starry airs in the title credits, which is a welcome variation. The hero appears a good fifteen minutes into the film and, even better, there are no fights. Panchavan Paarivendan or Paari (Vijay), a first year engineering student in Ideal Engineering College, seems to be a bit of a rebel when it comes to learning and doesn`t take his classes seriously. But it`s the system he`s against, not education itself. ...Read full review
The official remake of the blockbuster Three Idiots is here We wondered, when lesser blockbusters were being remade, why this cracker of a story was not finding its way down south. But, all good things take some time in the making and it is somehow fitting that a tale loved by most part of the nation, first in the form of Chetan Bhagath`s `Five Point Someone` and then in the form of Rajkumar Hirani`s Three Idiots, is brought down south by Shankar, the man with the Midas touch. ...Read full review