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Movie Review: Maaveeran

 The Madonne Ashwin directorial, Sivakarthikeyan starrer Maaveeran hit screens on July 14th. Sathya ( Sivakarthikeyan ) is a cartoonist who lives in a slum with his mom ( Saritha ) and sister ( Monisha Blessy ).  All slum dwellers  are  moved to blocks of flats by Jayakodi (Mysskin), a minister.  There their joys are shortlived as the paint falls, fixtures fall off and plasters peel off, in short shoddily built units are their lot. Yogi Babu plays a mason who is employed to do patchwork there. While his mother simmers in rage as lives are in danger, Sathya believes that being powerless, they can do nothing except adjust and live their lives. But in a strange turn of events, he is bestowed with a power. A voice ( Vijay Sethupathi's voice over) who is in effect that of one of his own creations, a valiant comic character, instructs him on future events and how to combat them, and he no choice but to obey. Due to this, he lands in a soup when he becomes the mortal enemy of the fraudst