Kabali (Telugu) Story
Director: Pa. Ranjith
Cast: Rajnikanth as Kabaaleeswaran aka kabali, Radhika Apte as Kumudhavalli, Winston Chao as Tony Lee.
Kabaleeswaran aka Kabali is just released from the prison where he was sentenced because he started a massacre at a temple which resulted in the deaths of many people. He then goes in search of his old gang. Upon being released, Kabali resumes charges of his old gang and confront Loga and kills him after he talks wrong of his wife.
Kabali then realises that his wife may be alive. Later, Kabali survives an assassination led by Kumaran, because Kabali killed Kumaran's father Tamilmaaran in front of him when he was young. The next day, Kabali talks about his past at a function organised by the Free Life Foundation School, a school dedicated to reforming those youngsters involved in criminal activities.
Kabali reveals his intentions about killing Tamilmaaran, and Kumaran who was also present at the function realises his mistake and apologises to Kabali. Through Kumaran, Kabali learns the whereabouts of Velu who was present during the temple massacre and who might be aware of Kumudha. After confronting Velu, Kabali realises that his daughter is alive. Velu hired a contract killer Yogitha to kill Kabali.
Yogi reveals herself to be Kabali's daughter raised by Velu. Yogi also tells him that Kumudha is alive and well and is living in Puducherry with a French family. How Kabali reunites with his wife and daughter as a happy family forms the rest of the plot!
Kabali was released in Tamil with dubbed versions in Telugu and Hindi simultaneously. The movie received mostly mixed reviews. But it crashed several box office records during its opening weekend. Rajnikanth won Best Actor award from Ananda Vikatan Cinema Awards.
Kabali (Telugu) Trailer