Friends is a 2002 Tamil comedy-drama film directed by Siddique.The film features Vijay, Suriya, charlie, devayani and Vadivelu.
FRIENDS MEME TEMPLATES | Vadivelu | Charlie | Vijay
Depicts the struggle of three friends and their family issues.
The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja, while Anandakuttan handled cinematography. The film is a remake of the Siddique’s own Malayalam film by the same name with actors Jayaram, Mukesh and Meena. The film released in January 2001 and received positive critical acclaim. Later it was remade in Telugu as Snehamante Idera starring Akkineni Nagarjuna, Sumanth, Bhumika Chawla. The Telugu remake was dubbed into Hindi in 2007 as Naya Jigar.
The film received highly positive reviews from critics upon release in 2001.Bizhat stated “Friends is an engaging entertainer with the first part moving at a fast pace with ribtickling humour and slapstick comedy thrown in. The second half moves with the smooth transition and an effective climax and stated Vijay acting was brilliant in handling the emotional part of the movie while Surya who initially fits in the silent character struggles in emotional scenes.Balaji B wrote: “The premise and story line of the movie is strong and the movie is completely effective due to the hilarious comedy handled by director Siddique in the first half and sentiments in the second half.