The most anticipated movie of the month here in Mollywood had released today in Kerala and it is Kattappanayile Hrithik Roshan directed by Hit Maker Nadirsha. It is his second movie after the blockbuster success he got through the maiden of venture of his, named Amar Akbar Anthony, a multi-starrer. The duo who wrote Amar Akbar Anthony also wrote Kattappanayile Hrithik Roshan and one among them played the lead in this movie as well. It was Vishnu Unnikrishnan and Bibin George who wrote the screenplay of this flick and Vishnu played the male lead in it. Popular Actor Dileep had bankrolled this project in association with Dr. Zachariah Thomas under the banner of NAD group and United Global Media.
The flick is set in the village of Kattappana, in the Idukki district of Kerala. It tells us the story of a young man who wants to become an actor and it shows us the struggles through which he goes through while he was chasing his dream. His father also wanted to be actor but he could not achieve that goal. So he thought that he will have a handsome son from his beautiful wife and he will achieve that goal through his son. But unfortunately, the boy who born to him was not that handsome. Vishnu Unnikrishnan and Siddique plays the character of that son and father respectively.
One thing is sure that Nadirsha has got a golden touch which can make anything look better if it goes through his hands. We saw that in Amar Akbar Anthony, in which he made a simple plot to a complete entertainer with his skill. This time also he had done that. He presented a simple theme in a fresh and different manner and it had given tremendous output. The screenplay from Vishnu and Bibin had set a very good platform and Nadirsha had made a superb entertainer standing on that platform. The use of actors, establishment of situations etc were too good and he really able to convince the audience about the situations in the plot.
The main highlight of the movie is the performance from the artists in it. Vishnu Unnikrishnan, the male lead had done a splendid job. He never looked out of place and used all his experience which he got from his stint in Mollywood as a child artist earlier. He was cool and effortless in his performance. Salim Kumar made a stunning performance and he stole the show as well. Siddique, Dharmajan, Rahul Madhav, Siju Wilson etc also done a great job and female lead Prayaga Martin was as usual looking gorgeous and impressed everyone with her cute performance as well.
Shamdat had cranked the camera and he made the film look rich with his great frames. Nadirsha’s songs were very good and the score by Bijipal was also decent. John Kutty had edited the flick and he did a commendable job as well. His cuts were sharp and it made the movie crisp.
On the whole, Kattapanayile Hrithik Roshen is a super entertainer which has all elements in it to make you relax inside the cinema hall. It is a complete fun film and it will never make you yawn inside the cinema hall. Entertainment guaranteed.