‘Siruthai’ is directed by Siva, a noted cinematographer-director in Telugu known
for fast pace commercial ventures like ‘Shouryam’ and ‘Shankam’. He is debuting
in Tamil with this film. In the film Karthi plays the role of a honest police
officer Ratnavel Pandian IPS and a cutpurse petty thief Rocket Raja. Tamannah is
Rocket Raja’s love interest. Santhanam is Pattu Poochi, the sidekick of Rocket
Raja. Avinash, Rajiv Kanakala and Manobala are also in the cast. Meghna Naidu
has done an item number.
‘Siruthai’ is about two contradicting characters, different values in the
society. But destiny brings them together resulting in unexpected chain of
events. Rocket Raja is a cunning thief in the art of cut purse who never leaves
anything during his acts. He and his side kick Pattu Poochi follow this rituals
wholeheartedly. Suddenly Rocket Raja’s life is turned upside down when a little
girl (Baby Rakshana) approaches claiming him to be her father.
Stunned by the blow Rocket Raja slowly finds out the truth. The little girl
turns out to be the daughter of an honest police officer Ratnavel Pandian IPS
who was after the deadly dons in the city. During one his courageous acts he
gets killed in action in front of Rocket Raja. Rocket Raja and his past revisits
changing the faces of present for a paradisiacal future. Rocket Raja now decides
to take on the dons on behalf of the dead cop Ratnavel Pandian. The good takes
on the evil.