Captain Movie Poster


September 8, 2022
1hr 50min
Status: released

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Captain Movie Details:

Based onPredator by John McTiernan
Country India
Language Tamil
Dubbed inHindi
GenreSci-Fi, Action
Release dateSeptember 8, 2022
OTT Release dateSeptember 30, 2022
Running time1hr 50min
Aishwarya Lekshmi
Gokul Anand
Directed by Shakti Soundar Rajan
Written byShakti Soundar Rajan
Produced byArya
T. Kishore
Venkataswaroop Siddavarapu Reddy
Shilpa Gaddam Reddy
Cinematography by S. Yuva
Edited by Pradeep E. Ragav
Music byD. Imman
Production CompaniesThe Show People
Think Studios
SNS Movie Production LLP
Distributor Red Giant Movies

Captain Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Arya as Captain Vetriselvan
  • Aishwarya Lekshmi as Kavya, Vetriselvan’s love interest and Karthi’s sister
  • Simran as Dr. Keerthi
  • Gokul Anand as Vikram, Keerthi’s partner
  • Kavya Shetty as Rekha, Vetri’s teammate
  • Harish Uthaman as Karthi, Vetri’s teammate and Kavya’s brother
  • Bharath Raj as Sheikh, Vetri’s teammate
  • Gokulnath as Karuna, Vetri’s teammate
  • Malavika Avinash as Major Kavitha Nair
  • Vincent Asokan as Major Krishnamoorthy
  • Adithya Menon as General Bala
  • Suresh Chandra Menon as Defence Minister S. Rajiv Chakravarthy


A team of soldiers led by Captain Vetriselvan takes up a secret and dangerous mission that leads them into a restricted forest area and uncovers the mystery behind the unexplainable deaths of previous teams that had visited the site.

Captain Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Worldwide Collection₹51 crore

About Captain Movie:

  • Captain is a Tamil science fiction action film written and directed by Shakti Soundar Rajan and starring Arya, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Simran, Gokul Anand, Harish Uthaman, and Bharat Raj.
  • The film is inspired by John McTiernan’s film Predator (1987).
  • The film was tentatively titled Arya33. On November 18, 2021, the official title was unveiled as Captain.
  • Captain marks Shakti Sounder Rajan’s second collaboration with Arya after the 2021 film Teddy.
  • Principal photography of the film began on October 25, 2021, and wrapped up on February 13, 2022.
  • Captain was theatrically released on September 8, 2022. The film received mixed-to-negative reviews from critics and the audience, with praise for Arya’s performance, soundtrack, background score, cinematography, concept, and some casting, but there was criticism of its VFX, script, and direction.
  • The post-theatrical streaming and satellite rights of the film belong to ZEE5 and Zee Tamil. Captain was digitally streamed on ZEE5 on September 30, 2022.