“Jigar means Heart, Thanda means Cold” a dialogue from Jigarthanda, self explains about this cold hearted film. Siddharth, Bobby Simha, Lakshmi Menon and Karunakaran play the vital characters in Jigarthanda.
Karthik (Siddharth), a filmmaker lands in Madurai with an offer of making a feature film about Sethu’s (Bobby Simha) life. Sethu, a psycho gangster does all illegal activities in Madurai. With help from his friend Poorni (Karunakaran), Karthik tries to find the information’s about Sethu. In this process he meets Kayal (Lakshmi Menon), which follows a typical love sequence.
Later, Sethu himself helps Karthik to know about his details, which leads to a big twist. Sethu wants to ACT as the hero for Karthik’s film. The fun positions starts in the bold, raw, cold hearted film, leading to a stunning climax.
Siddharth, under played his acting very well to match the stunning performance from Bobby Simha. Bobby Simha makes a strong name for himself in the industry. Lakshmi Menon did her job neatly. But the real hero’s of the film are Director Karthik Subbaraj for his excellent story and screenplay part, Music Composer Santhosh Narayanan for his wonderful back ground score which shifts the film to other level, Cameraman Gavemic U Ary for his lenses capturing the raw, bold film well. The film runs almost for 3 hours which questions Editor Vivek Harshan’s work.
Karthik Subbaraj comes back even stronger with Jigarthanda after a successful hot Pizza!!