With the release of Vikram in theatres, the movie has gone on to receive rave reviews from fans and critics alike. The movie, therefore, had high expectations, which have been met with an overwhelming audience response and reviews. But the film starring Ulaganayagan Kamal Haasan, Makkal Selvan Vijay Sethupathi, Fahadh Faasil and Shivani Narayanan has surpassed those set expectation and its unlike any film the Tamil film industry has ever seen before. It also marks the return of Kamal Haasan to the silver screen after four long years with his last outing being Vishwaroopam 2 which came out back in 2018.

The flow of reviews did not just stop with the netizens, fans and critics, but it has also caught the attention of many high profile personalities. Actors such as Shantanu Bhagyaraj, Harish Kalyan, Jayam Ravi, Sivakarthikeyan, actor-politician Udhayanidhi Stalin, among others have heaped much praise for this action thriller on their respective social media profiles. Now, actor Karthi, who has worked previously with Lokesh on Kaithi, has also come forward to express his feeling about the movie. He took to his official Twitter handle and shared, "#Vikram - as mentioned by all, a true celebration of our @ikamalhaasan sir! It’s such a high to watch him kick up a storm. Action and visuals were racy with interesting connections and surprises throughout. #FahadFaasil never lets his intensity drop."

Written and directed by Lokesh Kanagaraj and produced by Raaj Kamal Films International, this film without a doubt comes up to a Hollywood level. Kamal Haasan plays the role of an agent in Vikram, which marks the universal hero’s first collaboration with Lokesh Kanagaraj. The soundtrack and film score have been composed by Anirudh Ravichander, with cinematography by Girish Gangadharan and editing by Philomin Raj. The plot of the Tamil action thriller revolves around a fight between the police and NCB with gangsters running a drug operation. Kamal Haasan plays the role of a retired cop, who is reinstated to take charge.