Captain Miller

Captain Miller is an Tamil film that tell about how India’s struggle against British rule in the 1930s. The film is written and directed by Arun Matheshwara. Dhanush, Shivraj Kumar and Priyanka Mohan play the lead roles.

Other supporting actors include John Cokken, Sudeep Kishan, Nivedhita Satish, Nassar, and actors from other countries like Mark Bennington and Edward Sonnenblick The dialogues by Madhan Karki add depth and emotion to the story and develop characters the value is greater.


MovieCaptain Miller
Release Date12 January 2024 (Tamil)
26 January 2024 (Telugu)
Star CastDhanush, Priyanka Arul Mohan, Shiva Rajkumar, Sundeep Kishan
GenresAction, Period, Thriller
DirectorArun Matheshwaran
MusicG. V. Prakash Kumar
ProducerSendhil Thyagarajan, Arjun Thyagarajan
WriterArun Matheshwaran
CinematographerShreyaas Krishna
Production CompanySathya Jyothi Films


The story follows Captain Miller, a courageous village hero who stands up to British colonial rule. The fearless defiance of a British officer is a symbol of defiance and revolution. Captain Miller rallies the villagers to defend his country from the British army. But betrayal continues in his own village, creating suspicion as Captain Miller tracks down the traitor and interrogates him. Eventually, he leads his people to freedom.

Bow’s portrayal of a flawed Captain Miller adds depth and realism to the story. The hero isn’t really a superhero, but just a person who gets highs and highs as he or she makes difficult choices.

These nuances of the character’s personality drew Dhanush into the role, allowing him to dig deeper into Captain Miller’s psyche. This makes for an interesting and relatable performance for the audience. Dhanush’s subtle acting brings out the intricacies of this village leader’s fight against an oppressive regime.

Captain Miller

Cast (Full List)

  • Dhanush as Analeesan “Easa” / Captain Miller
  • Aditi Balan as Princess Shakunthala
  • Shiva Rajkumar as Sengolan alias Senganna
  • Sundeep Kishan as Captain Rafiq
  • Priyanka Arul Mohan as Velmathi
  • Edward Sonnenblick as General Andrew Wandy
  • John Kokken as Prince Jayavardhan
  • Nivedhithaa Sathish as Thaenpasiyaar
  • Vinoth Kishan
  • Alexx O’Nell as Riley
  • Elango Kumaravel as Kannaya
  • Pintu Pandu as Kaali
  • Viji Chandrasekhar as Pechaiamma
  • Kaali Venkat as Kumastha Kanagasabai
  • “Merku Thodarchi Malai” Antony
  • Jayaprakash as King Rajadhipathi
  • Bose Venkat
  • Abdool Lee as Sembatta / Stephen
  • Mark Bennington as General Buller
  • Ashwin Kkumar as a diligent soldier
  • Arunodhayan as Ayyavu
  • Swayam Siddha


The music score for the film are composed by G.V. Prakash Kumar. The lyrics are written by Vivek, Umadevi, and Arunraja Kamaraj.

Track List

1.“Killer Killer”Kaber VasukiDhanush
2.“Un Oliyile”Kaber VasukiSean Roldan
3.“Koranaaru”UmadeviDeva, Santosh Hariharan, Alexander Babu
4.“Kombari Vettapuli”VivekDhee
5.“Rise of Miller”Arunraja KamarajArunraja Kamaraj


Overall, Captain Miller has average performance and Dhanush acting is great. The music by GV Prakash Kumar is a strength.

However, the movie go slow after first half and there are too many repetitive, redundant scenes that drag. The tone remains very serious throughout with little variation in mood. And the emotional depth feels lacking.

If you particularly enjoy serious, dramatic action movies, then Captain Miller may be worth watching for you. But if you prefer other genres or tones, you may want to choose a different movie instead.

In summary – it has positives like Dhanush’s acting, the action, and music. But negatives include the slow pace, too many redundant scenes, overly serious tone throughout, and lack of strong emotional resonance. Your personal tastes will determine if this historical action drama appeals to you or not.



When was the Captain Miller movie released?

The movie was released on 26 January 2024.

Who directed Captain Miller movie ?

The movie directed by Arun Matheshwaran.

Who are the main actors in Captain Miller ?

‘Captain Miller’ star cast includes Dhanush, Priyanka Arul Mohan, Shiva Rajkumar and Sundeep Kishan.

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