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Mahanati Movie Review



Mahanati in Telugu, titled Nadigaiyar Thilagam in Tamil, is 2018 Telugu-Tamil biographical period film based on the life of South Indian actress Savitri. The film is produced byC. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt, Priyanka Dutt on Vyjayanthi Movies & Swapna Cinema banner and directed by Nag Aswin. It stars Keerthy Suresh in the titular role, Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Akkineni, Vijay Devarakonda in other pivotal roles and music composed by Mickey J. Meyer. The film began production in May 2017, and is set to release on 9 May 2018.

“Mahanati” Movie Cast & Crew:

Director: Nag Aswin
Produced by: C. Ashwini Dutt, Swapna Dutt, Priyanka Dutt
Starring: Keerthy Suresh, Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha, Vijay Devarakonda
Music Director: Mickey J. Meyer
Language: Telugu & Tamil

“Mahanati” Movie Story Line:

Mahanati is the first ever south Indian biopic on the life of veteran actress Savitri. Set in four decades from 50’s to 80’s, the movie throws light on some important events of her life both as a superstar and a person. The film brings out certain interesting and lesser known aspects of her life.

Performances: Keerthy Suresh has played the titular role in Mahanati and she has done justice to it. Her performance is the highlight of the movie. Dulquer Salmaan, Samantha Akkineni and Vijay Devarakonda, who have played important roles and done justice. Jr NTR, Mohan Babu and host of other actors’ cameo roles are also among the big attractions of the movie.

Technical: Mahanati has good production values and Mickey J Meyer’s music, Dani Sanchez-Lopez’s cinematography, Kotagiri Venkateswara Rao’s editing, dialogues, makeup and recreation of her era are attractions on the technical front.

Plus Points:

Keerthi Suresh as Savithri
Samantha Akkineni as Madhuravani
Music by Mickey J Meyer
Art direction
Poetic interval bang

Minus Points:

Runtime Rating:  3.5/5

Reviewed by MovieMint Team



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