On Ajith’s 49th birthday, we list five of his films with memorable climaxes. They reveal an actor who is sometimes jaded by the ‘mass’ hero formula, yet strives to do something interesting, within the scope of his stardom.
Every time someone tries something new, audiences are amused. Take Mani Ratnam’s dialogues. People used to laugh: “Mani Ratnam padam hero maadhiri pesaadhe.” (As in, don’t speak in those clipped tones.)