Vadakku Vaasal

Vadakku Vaasal is a 2003 Indian Tamil romantic drama film directed by B. M. Sundar. The film features newcomers Karthik Kumar and Rithana in lead roles, with Livingston, Pandiarajan, Anandaraj, Alex, Kamalesh, Pandu, Shakeela, Nalini, Nithya Ravindran and Sethu Vinayagam playing supporting roles. The film, produced by N. Vijay Muralee, had musical score by S. P. Venkatesh and was released on 10 October 2003.


In a remote village, the carefree college student Murali (Karthik Kumar) lives with his parents, his sister and his brother-in-law who run a liquor shop. Murali befriends his college mate Priya (Rithana) and they eventually fall in love with each other. Priya's brother Pandian (Kamalesh) and Priya's father Ramasamy (Sethu Vinayagam) are against their love. The situation degenerated as Murali gets arrested by the police for being in love with Priya. Thereafter, Pandian and Ramasamy arrange Priya's marriage in a hurry with a poor man belonging to their caste at the village temple. Murali kidnaps Priya just before the marriage and the lovers elope from the village. The matter sparks riots between villagers. The local politician Annamalai (Livingston) and the police inspector Alex Pandian (Anandaraj) try their best to calm the situation.