This is a movie that works on account of the clap-trap dialogues, and the authentic texture of the world that it’s set in.
It’s Suriya's committed performance, that keeps you invested in the narrative and the fascinating characters etched out brilliantly by Vignesh.
The film is meant only for kids. It works because you care for them and their performances are authentic
To give credit where it’s due, director Gautham Ramachandran delivers on both style and content.
Sasikumar fits the bill perfectly for the village angry man character but he has to change his usual mannerism and body language
The dialogues are over the top glorifying the mass image of Sasikumar. However, the sister sentiment and realistic rural backdrop are the pluses
Yet another half-baked experiment, as the director is not sure whether to approach his script in a full-fledged commercial route or artistic way
'Mersal' belongs to Vijay and he totally steals the show with his comic timing, mass dialogue delivery, powerful screen presence and racy moves.
The director has rightly packaged the film with local flavors and evergreen family drama. Vijay Sethupathi steals the show with his effervescent energy level
It’s up to Vishnu Vishal to breathe life into this lazy film…which he does. Overall, 'Kathanayagan' is a plain and simple bore.
When potential biggies are limping at unable to satisfy the public, small gems like this one comes as a pleasant surprise
A charming film built on good intentions but is weighed down by the docu-feel in the last twenty minutes
It's a charming little film built on good intentions but is weighed down by the docu-feel towards the climax