Raghavendra Lawrence choreographer, actor and director has always played to the galleries. His films have the same template, targeted at the mass audiences and are packaged to give them maximum entertainment.
Karthi’s 'Komban' does not glorify or degrade particular caste; instead the film is a routine mass masala entertainer with all the necessary commercial trappings and cliches which are considered to be the favorite of the masses
Poor production value, shabby screenplay and uninspiring performance from the lead cast have spoiled the show.
Overall, 'Kallapadam' is a film where everything is enjoyable except for the misfit casting of protagonists and dreary dialogues.
It is undoubtedly one of the worst films of the year in terms of story and production values. If Katham Katham released in early 70s, it might have been an average venture but now we really feel sorry for the producer.
R.Kannan, a former assistant of the master story teller and visualiser Mani Ratnam asserts with his debut film Jayam Kondaan, that he has the potential to churn out a neat feel-good entertainer.