: ஆறு) is a 2005
high-budget Tamil movie
. The movie stars Surya
. The film is directed
of Saamy fame
. The score
by Devi Sri Prasad
, was released
on December 2005
Aarumugam, nicknamed Aaru (Surya Sivakumar
), is a thug and dealmaker with a band of boys handpicked from the slums of Chennai. Aaru’s mentor Viswanathan Asish Vidyarthi
protects him, because Aaru gives him the violent undercover he needs. When Vishwanthan declares war on his bitter rival Reddy Jaiparakash Reddy
, Aaru assists him. But Vishwanthan betrays him, resulting in the deaths of Aaru's subordinates. Aaru thus realizes Viswanathan's true, evil nature and vows to destroy his power. There is also a subplot involving Aaru's romance with the college student Maha (Trisha Krishnan
The Soundtrack of the Movie was Composed by Devi Sri Prasad. The Album had 6 Tracks. The Songs were an average hit among the Tamil and Telugu Masses.
The Film had an Impressive Opening thanks to Surya's last movie Ghajini which was an all out Blockbuster. Although Aaru couldn't sustain the opening, the movie still managed to have a solid 150 day run in most theaters, and Celebrated 200 days in Devi Theater in Chennai. The movie is undoubtedly a hit.