By Emmy Iyer(02 May 2011)
Englishkaran movie is all about Thamizharasu (Sathyaraj) who sounds a reformist, enters a village. He runs behind Sandhya (Madhumitha) who is a college student in the village. Siva (Siva Balaji), her college mate also loves her. Sandhya's father (Kadhal Thandapani) who is an influential man in the village, is a man of old ideologies.
Sandhya develops an affair with Siva. There is a reason for Sandhya hating Thamizharasu. Siva and Sandhya elope one night.
Eventually a shocked Sandhya comes to know that it was all possible thanks to the help of Thamizharasu. When she chides Siva and says Thamizharasu was responsible for her sister Maheswari (Namitha)'s death, Siva narrates a flashback.
Thamizharasu is the husband of Maheswari, whose desire is to excel in athletics and win a medal for the nation. Thamizharasu decides to encourage her. He helps her train well and encourages and motivates her to achieve her goal.
However, Thamizharasu's mother (Sathyapriya) works out a plan to ensure that Maheswari doesn't take to athletics anymore. Eventually, a dejected Maheswari commits suicide getting a promise from Thamizharasu to help her sister to become a popular singer. The rest is all but Thamizharasu's efforts in ensuring that he fulfills the promise.