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Vaaranam Aayiram (2008)
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Vaaranam Aayiram (2008)
Original name: வாரணம் ஆயிரம்
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A son deals with the death of his father and examines how their relationship influences him through growing up, romance, tragedy and adventure.
Style: emotional, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: family relations, parents and children, couples, coming of age, youth, love and romance, fall in love, tragic love, father son relationship, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, marriage, loss of father, loss of loved one, drug abuse, kidnapping, death, drug addiction, flashback, dual role, real life father and son playing father and son
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: india, asia

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