Anbarivu is a 2022 Indian Tamil-language action drama film written and directed by Aswin Raam in his directorial debut and produced by Sathya Jyothi Films.[1] The film stars Hiphop Tamizha Aadhi, Kashmira Pardeshi, and Shivani Rajashekar, with Napoleon, Vidharth, Sai Kumar, Asha Sharath, and Arjai in supporting roles.[2]The film's music and score is composed by Hiphop Tamizha with cinematography handled by Madhesh Manickam and editing done by Pradeep E. Ragav. The film was released via Disney+ Hotstar on 7 January 2022. The film received positive reviews from critics and audience, Disney+ Hotstar officially declared the film as first blockbuster of 2022[3]

Anbarivu
Anbarivu poster.jpg
Official release poster
Directed byAswin Raam
Written byAswin Raam
Pon Parthiban (dialogues)
Story byHiphop Tamizha
Produced byT. G. Thyagarajan (Presenter)
Senthil Thyagarajan
Arjun Thyagarajan
Starring
CinematographyMadhesh Manickam
Edited byPradeep E. Ragav
Music byHiphop Tamizha
Production
company
Distributed byDisney+ Hotstar
Release date
  • 7 January 2022 (2022-01-07)
Running time
165 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

PlotEdit

Anbu and Arivu (Hiphop Tamizha Aadhi) are twins, separated as infants. Anbu stays with his mom (Asha Sharath) and grandpa (Napolean). Arivu lives with his father (Sai Kumar) in Canada. Incidents force twins to switch family to attempt the reuniting of their family.

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

The soundtrack and film's score was composed by Hiphop Tamizha, while lyrics written by Vivek, Yaazhi Dragon, Hiphop Tamizha and Thamarai. The first single "Arakkiyae" was released on 22 December 2021.[4] Another single "Ready Steady Go" was released on 27 December 2021.[5]The third single "Kanavugal" was released on 1 January 2022.[6]The last single "Kalangathey" was released on 5 January 2022.[7]The audio rights were acquired by Lahari Music and T-Series.

S.P.Charan had sung another version of Thanga Sela song which is part of the film and Hiphop Tamizha had sung another version of Ready Steady Go song which is part of the film.

Track listing
No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Arakkiyae"VivekYuvan Shankar Raja3:01
2."Ready Steady Go"Yaazhi DragonSanthosh Narayanan, Chinnaponnu, Srinisha Jayaseelan3:50
3."Kanavugal"Yaazhi DragonBenny Dayal, Bamba Bakya, Sam Vishal, Srinisha Jayaseelan, Sridhar Sena, Maanasi. K, Shilvi Sharon3:25
4."Kalangathey"Hiphop TamizhaBamba Bakya2:24
5."Thanga Sela"ThamaraiKapil Kabilan, Pradeep Kumar4:39
6."Kannirendum"ThamaraiSaindhavi3:23
7."Anbae Arivu"Hiphop TamizhaDeva1:42
Total length:22:24

ReleaseEdit

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic in India, Anbarivu skipped a theatrical release and opted for a direct-to-streaming release via Disney+ Hotstar on 7 January 2022, a week before Pongal day.[8][9]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Hiphop Tamizha Adhi's Anbarivu first look out". Cinema Express. 14 April 2021. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 21 December 2021.
  2. ^ "Hip Hop Adhi's Anbarivu trailer". The Times of India. 18 December 2021. Archived from the original on 21 December 2021. Retrieved 28 December 2021.
  3. ^ Disney+ Hotstar Tamil [@disneyplusHSTam] (9 January 2022). "அம்சமான ஆரம்பம்! 😎 #Anbarivu #AnbarivuOnHotstar t.co/SJJNqL2fIh" (Tweet) (in Tamil). Archived from the original on 9 January 2022. Retrieved 23 January 2022 – via Twitter.
  4. ^ "Hip Hop Tamizha Adhi's Disney+ Hotstar release Anbarivu begins promotion with its first single". OTTPlay. 21 December 2021. Archived from the original on 24 December 2021. Retrieved 24 December 2021.
  5. ^ Menon, Thinkal (27 December 2021). "Ready Steady Go lyric video: The peppy song from Anbarivu is a typical Hiphop Tamizha Adhi track". OTTPlay. Archived from the original on 28 December 2021. Retrieved 28 December 2021.
  6. ^ "Anbarivu 3rd single : அட சூப்பர்...ஒரே பாடல்..7 பாடகர்கள்..ஆதியின் இசையில் வெளியான கனவுகள்." Asianet News Tamil. 1 January 2022. Archived from the original on 1 January 2022. Retrieved 1 January 2022.
  7. ^ "Anbarivu: Kalangathey Video Song Out Now!". Moviecrow. 5 January 2022. Archived from the original on 6 January 2022. Retrieved 6 January 2022.
  8. ^ "Hiphop Tamizha Adhi's 'Anbarivu' to premiere on January 7!". Sify. 18 December 2021. Archived from the original on 20 December 2021. Retrieved 28 December 2021.
  9. ^ "Tamil film 'Anbarivu' to skip theatres, stream on Disney+Hotstar". Mint. 22 December 2021. Archived from the original on 24 December 2021. Retrieved 24 December 2021.

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