The film chronicles the early part of the life of Emperor Asoka. It begins with his career as a General in Taxila (modern-day Pakistan) and ends with the bloody conquest of the Kalinga country (modern day Odisha State)
Emperor Chandragupta Maurya, grandfather of Asoka, of the Maurya empire, has decided to embrace Jainism and abdicate the throne of the empire in favour of his son Bindusara. But his grandson, Prince Asoka, claims his sword. The old emperor explains that this sword is evil and the sword demands blood and destruction.
Jani, a slum boy, loves Sandhya but doesn’t express his love because she sees him as her friend. Jani selects a groom photo as per Sandhya’s request, but when he learns a shocking truth about the groom, he tries to break up the marriage and earns a bad name.
In a tragic accident, Kathiravan loses his wife and his left leg. A few years later he decides to get a prosthetic leg with the compensation amount. Kathiravan’s life gets more complicated when his daughter Magizh gets hospitalized.
Thirupathi (Ajith Kumar) is a straightforward young man who leads a happy life with his parents and younger sister. He happens to meet Priya (Sadha), and both fall for each other. Thirupathi’s sister is pregnant, and at the time of delivery, he takes her to a hospital. The doctor there expects bribe, but when it is not forthcoming, he neglects his duty; therefore, Thirupathi’s sister dies. Thirupathi comes to know that this is not the first instance in the hospital, and the doctor is his best friend Soori’s (Riyaz Khan) brother (Sampath Raj). When Thirupathi goes out to get Soori’s brother, Soori and his father do all that they can to protect him from Thirupathi. How Thirupathi gets his revenge on the people responsible for his sister’s death forms the rest of the movie.
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Abhiram or Abhi, (Sharwanand) as called by his friends and family, is the son of a multi-millionaire called GK (Nassar). He is born and brought up among currency and for him life is just a game and he is accustomed to lavish lifestyle. He dates several girls and one day he comes across Janaki (Kamalinee Mukherjee), a young, charming doctor. Abhi challenges his friends that he would make her fall in love within few days. Abhi invites Janaki for coffee after a dance programme and proposes to her.
Janaki, being an orphan, is very kind towards the poor people and is service-minded. She mingles with poor people and provides succour to them. But, being a rich boy, Abhi hates those people. However, Janaki’s free-spirited nature takes him very near to her and he develops an intimate friendship. At the same time, Janaki keeps maintaining some distance and does not express her love. Though she likes him, she cannot love him as he is not sensitive to the people and things around him.
Dhill is the story about Kanagavel (Vikram), whose only dream is to become a police officer. He succeeds in passing the exams and wins a girlfriend Asha (Laila). One night after having dinner at a restaurant near the beach, Kanagavel goes to pay the bill, leaving Asha behind. At that moment a corrupt police officer Shankar (Ashish Vidyarthi) drinks and behaves indecently to Asha. He then attempts to assault her but is severely beaten up by Kanagavel, and he receives a scar on his face. Shankar, angered by this, seeks revenge against Kanagavel. Kanagavel kills Shankar and his goons.
For reasons unknown to an auto-rickshaw driver Murugan, he finds himself as the target of a gang of murderous professional killers. Until he suspects that he may have been in possession of a cache of stolen diamond jewels. An action-thriller that will keep you glued.