In Okish ‘Tanakaran’ by Tameez, Vikram Prabhu is combating the system as a heroic police trainee.

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‘Tanakkaran’ is interesting as a document of what police training is like. The film, however, is not as difficult as ‘Visarnai’ or ‘Writer’.

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The Tamil film industry is probably the only one where two types of opposite police movies exist. We have an action film in which the big stars are cops. In these films, the police are glorified, even if they look like chowkidars. tanakkaran The second type is following in the footsteps of Visaranai, Kaval Thurai Ungal Nanban, Jai Bheem and most recent and most excellent Author, In these films we see the rot in the police system. in the first few scenes of tanakkaranIn this article, we see how the Indian police force was created by the British and how their training methods were aimed at keeping the police as servants of the system which was then the British Empire. Obviously, very little has changed.

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