Raavan is the film directed by Manirathnam in Tamil and Hindi. Abhishek Bachchan is doing the lead role in the Hindi version while Vikram is doing the lead role in Tamil. Aishwarya Rai is the heroine in both the versions. Priyamani is donning an important role in this film. The shooting of the film is over and the trailer has also been released.
There was no clue whether this film is based on the epic Ramayana. Now there is a little news about the story. Hero Vikram is criminal wanted by police. While the police aim for him, his sister Priyamani is killed in the encounter. She is killed offensively by the police officer Prithviraj. Vikram who is upset over this in order to take revenge kidnaps Prithviraj’s wife Aishwarya Rai and hides in a forest.
But Aishwarya Rai some how manages to escape the clutches of Vikram and finally reaches her husband. Prithviraj instead of celebrating doubts his wife. He tortures her and doubts her chastity. Aishwarya is shocked on the behavior of her husband. The decision she takes is the climax of the film. It has been confirmed that Manirathnam has made this film in his own style.