Jilla (2014)

Jilla is a 2014 Indian Tamil-language masala film written and directed by Nesan and produced by R. B. Choudary through the company Super Good Films. It stars Mohanlal, Vijay, Kajal Aggarwal in the lead roles with Soori, Mahat, Nivetha Thomas, Sampath Raj, and Pradeep Rawat in supporting roles. The film features a soundtrack composed by D. Imman with Ganesh Rajavelu and Don Max handling cinematography and editing respectively. The story revolves around Sakthi, the adopted son of a local crime boss, Shivan. Sakthi is forced to join the police force, despite his hatred of the police. A horrific incident changes his perspective, and he decides to take the police job seriously, in addition to reforming his father.

The film released on 10 January 2014 and received generally positive reviews from critics. Jilla completed a 100-day theatrical run on 19 April 2014. As of 5 February 2014, the film had earned more than ₹85 crores at the box office. The film was a commercial success.