Vithagan is an Tamil action film directed by R. Parthiban that features himself in the lead along with Poorna. The film, which has been in making since 2008, released on 18th November 2011 as per schedule. Vithagan, which also happens to be the 50th film of Parthipan, has him in the role of a police officer, who is brainy as well as brawny. With an innovative tagline With the gun, Vithagan has Poorna as heroine and music has been composed by Joshua Sridhar of Kadhal fame. The film opened to largely mixed reviews, with GetCinemas.com giving it a 1.5 / 5 rating, outlining weak characterization, usual script and illogical sequences to be the pain points.