Karthik Subbaraj appreciates 8 Thottakkal

Filmmaker Karthik Subbaraj made his debut directorial through the film ‘Pizza’ and he was the one among the first in league to spearhead into moviemaking through the short film platform. The filmmaker also continued to win success through movies like ‘Jigarthanda’ and ‘Iraivi’. Now the filmmaker is preparing the pre-production works of his upcoming film starring Dhanush in lead role. Meanwhile, he happened to see the recent release ‘8 Thottakkal’.

8 Thottakkal

The film was released along with Maniratnam’s Kaatru Veliyidai last week and managed to win everyone’s receptions. The film has gained good reviews and audiences have been flocking into theatres as well. Sharing his views upon the film, Karthik Subbaraj has written on his Twitter page saying, “Pls don’t miss #8Thottakal, a well written cop thriller with very good performances. Super debut film from dir Sriganesh and team….(Sic).


The film revolves around a newly appointed police, who loses his gun with 8 bullets provided by the department. During this interim, there happens a bank robbery costing the life of a little girl. The gun keeps shifting among many hands and what happens finally is the basic premise of this story.

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