K.S. Ravikumar writes and directs this Tamil action thriller starring Rajinikanth. The film follows the story of Raja Lingeswaran (Rajinikanth) in two different times. In the 1940s we see Raja with his love interest (Sonakshi Sinha) and in the present day with the story's heroine (Anushka Shetty). The cast also includes Jagapathi Babu, Dev Gill and Santhanam.