Yaan is an Indian Tamil language action thriller film written, directed and filmed by Ravi K. Chandran. It features Jiiva and Thulasi Nair in the lead roles. The film’s soundtrack and score were composed by Harris Jayaraj, while editing and art direction were done by A. Sreekar Prasad and Sabu Cyril, respectively. Resul Pookutty was in charge of the sound mixing and Brinda was in charge of the choreography. The film was also dubbed and released in Telugu as Rangam 2 in 2016.
Chandru (Jiiva) is a happy-go-lucky MBA Grad, who falls in love with Sreela (Thulsi Nair). When Sreela’s father learns on their relationship, opposes as Chandru is jobless and doesn’t have a proper income. Hence, Chandru decides to pursue a job in Basilistan with a help of a travel agent. Trouble begins when he lands Basilistan, a strict Islamic nation, and gets caught for carrying drugs. Claiming he is innocent, Chandru is nevertheless sent to prison under drug trafficking. Realizing that it’s a trap, Chandru executes a plan to escape from the jail. How the drug dealer gets caught and Chandru struggles way his back with Sreela, who comes to visit him at Basilistan, forms the rest of the story. The film performed average at the box office and received mixed to negative reviews from critics. However, gained huge popularity for its album. The lyrics were penned by Vaali, Thamarai, Kabilan and Pa. Vijay.