Seethakaathi is scripted and directed by Balaji Tharaneetharan. This is the 25th film in the career of Vijay Sethupathi. The film also has Archana, J Mahen

Seethakaathi Movie Review

Seethakaathi Movie Review Tamil Movie Review
Review for the film " Seethakaathi"
Runtime: 2 Hours 53 Minutes
Certificate: U
Released: 20-12-2018
Genre: Drama
3.5 / 5.0

Seethakaathi Click to look into! >> Read More... Seethakaathi ” is scripted and directed by Balaji Tharaneetharan Balaji Tharaneetharan is a Chennai boy and started >> Read More... Balaji Tharaneetharan . This is the 25th film in the career of Vijay Sethupathi Vijaya Gurunatha Sethupathi was not born with silv >> Read More... Vijay Sethupathi . The film also has “ Archana Archana is a South Indian actress who is well know >> Read More... Archana ,” “ J Mahendran J Mahendran is a versatile director, who is popula >> Read More... J Mahendran ,” “ P Bharathiraja Director P Bharathiraja is a popular person, who r >> Read More... P Bharathiraja ,” Remya Nambeesan Remya Nambeesan is a chirpy young Indian actress, >> Read More... Remya Nambeesan , TSBK Moulee, Bagavathi Perumal Bagavathi Perumal (commonly referred to as Bucks) >> Read More... Bagavathi Perumal , “ Gayathrie Gayathrie Shankar is the current crop of Tamil act >> Read More... Gayathrie ,” Parvathy Nair A confident girl, who knew ever since she performe >> Read More... Parvathy Nair , Sunil and Rajkumar. Govind Menon Govind Menon is an Indian music composer, singer, >> Read More... Govind Menon composed the music and Saraskanth cranked the camera and Govindaraj edited the film. Passion Studios is the producer and Trident Arts is the distributor.


Seethakaathi is about Ayya Aadhimoolam, the theater artist.

Star Performance

We all know that Vijay Sethupathi is a natural actor. He had played an extraordinary role in this film and had lived as Ayya. Moulee had done a great job. Vijay and Moulee had emoted well with their eyes and as usual, their body language is superb. All the stars have performed well and done justice to the characters given. Sunil, the elder brother of Vaibhav Reddy Vaibhav Reddy is the son of a prominent director o >> Read More... Vaibhav Reddy is a good entry to the cinema.


Balaji Tharaneetharan has come with a unique script and had dealt it uniquely. The characterization is superb and he had given excellent detailing to each and every character. This story might not have come to his mind, overnight. We are pretty sure that Balaji Tharaneetharan had worked out day and night for the script. His casting is also fantastic. None could have fit in the roles better than Vijay Sethupathi. The cinematography is excellent and Saraskanth gets an appreciation for his simple camera angles with proper lighting. The screenplay is engaging and Govindaraj, the editor has done his job well. Govind Vasantha’s music is extraordinary.

What’s There?

  • Performance of the stars is excellent
  • Script, screenplay, dialogues and direction are superb
  • The cinematography and editing receive appreciation
  • The soulful BGM by Govind Vasantha is beautiful

What’s Not There?

  • Nothing significant as a negative point


Vijay Sethupathi’s excellence is once again proved in Seethakaathi. His role Ayya Adhimoolam has created a great impact and this guy has lived as Adhimoolam and touches our hearts. Do watch the film in theaters and you will definitely love the character Ayya Aadhimoolam. Take your family with you to the movie hall and you will feel that each paisa spent on Seethakaathi ticket is worthy!