Valentine’s Day seems to have brought along a few releases this weekend as well, something that’s not even reserved for other noted festival weekends. Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal, directed and produced by Elred Kumar, is a romantic thriller and has the current hot favorite Amala Paul and Murali’s son Atharvaa in the lead roles. This is Atharvaa’s second film after his debut with Baana Kaathadi in 2010.
Widely shot in Chennai, Bangalore, Hyderabad and in the US, Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal,is a story a young couple falling in love in their work places. However, all is not well in paradise as Atharvaa’s Ram is obsessed with Amala Paul’s Charulatha and will go to any extent to get her in his possession. Although written as a romantic movie, the movie takes interesting twists and turns in the course and there are also plenty of action scenes in the movie.
Muppozhudhum Un Karpanaigal also has Santhanam, Jayaprakash, Anupama Kumar (in Atharvaa’s mother role that was earlier rejected by Simran and Roja) and Nassar. Villain’s role is performed by Zaved, who was known for his villain role in Hangover 2. Soundtrack is composed by G V Prakash and most of the songs were shot in the US, in star attractions such as Las Vegas, Grand Canyon and New York City. Lyrics are penned by Thamarai and Blazee. One of the songs is sung by Baba Sehgal.
The movie was launched in December 2010 and was under production for almost a year in various locations. Releasing this weekend, it is released by R S Infotainment and will rub shoulders with other Valentine Day releases.
Starring: Atharva, Amala Paul, Santhanam, Jayaprakash, Anupama Kumar
Direction: Elred Kumar
Music: G. V. Prakash Kumar
Production: RS Infotainment