The film starts off in the present day in London. Amy (Amy Jackson), a 85 year old lady who has a blood clot in her brain and has only a 50-50 chance of surviving the operation, has a picture of Arya which is 60 years old and she wants to go to Madarasapattinam with just one week left for her operation. She is accompanied by her grand-daughter in her search of Aarya in Madarasapattinam which is now Chennai. Then the story moves back to the pre independence era in 1945 where Aarya is a launderer and also a wrestler. Amy had fallen in love with Aarya in the past. At the time of independence when Amy goes back to London the lovers get seperated. Whether Amy is able to meet Aarya in the present or not is the rest of the narration.