Bollywood :       News     |      Movies     |      Music     |      Fashion     |      Stars     |      TV

         |     Hollywood

‘Kaala’ review: A fantastic 51% Rajinikanth – 49% Ranjith movie

‘Kaala’ is the story of a gangster from Tirunelveli — the don who rules Dharavi. Set against the backdrop of urban poverty, the film revolves around Kaala Karikaalan (Rajinikanth) who fights local politicians and the mafia to keep his people and the thriving slum safe from being transformed into a digital space.

On the surface, the premise may seem familiar, the poor pitted against the rich and the underdogs struggling for their rights. But the treatment by director Ranjith makes all the difference. Taking digs at several government schemes with the present day scenes at the slum, all of this is aptly woven into the narrative and makes for a great watch. While ample action and staged fight sequences will keep you tied to your seat, the romance between Kaala and his ex-lover Zareena (Qureshi) is a sight to behold. The movie picks up pace with the introduction of Hari Dada (Patekar) — with his intimidating stance, he is our villain clad in pristine white.

What follows next is entertainment and social commentary, all rolled in one. The director spins an interesting tale, blending the narrative around the entrenched notion that white is pure and black is evil. He makes several valid points this way. Watching Rajinikanth in this avatar on the big screen will be a visual delight for his fans, while the scenes where he fluently speaks Marathi and Hindi will surely make them smile.

Rajinikanth beautifully personifies Ravan, but wait for the climax, as this one isn’t the evil demon from our folklore.



What you see what you get!
Recent Posts
Sunny Leone launches her own lingerie brand ‘Infamous’ Bollywood actor Sunny Leone launched her fashion brand ‘Infamous by StarStruck, Lingerie by Sunny Leone’ in Mumbai. The launching event was held at the Bombay ...  
» More Details
Deepika Padukone trolled for plunging neckline powersuit pic. Bad photoshop, says Internet Deepika Padukone was trolled after her picture in a white ensemble went viral. Netizens opine that the picture is heavily photoshopped. Some even compared her ...  
» More Details
Alia Bhatt To Croon A Song For Sadak 2 Alia Bhatt is working with her dad, Mahesh Bhatt for the very first time in Sadak 2 and thus, the film is very special to ...  
» More Details
Popular Posts
Jacqueline Fernandez On The Cover Of Harper’s Bazaar Bride Magazine Bollywood Actress Jacqueline Fernandez features on the cover of ‘Harper’s Bazaar Bride’ magazine for June-July issue. Jacqueline looks ethereal wearing Anushree Reddy limited collection called ...  
» More Details
WATCH VIDEO! Janhvi Kapoor Makes Jaws Drop With Her Belly Dancing Skills Late Bollywood superstar Sridevi was a fabulous dancer and her daughter Janhvi Kapoor too has acquired her mother’s various talents. Jahnvi, who had made her Bollywood ...  
» More Details
Manushi Chhillar chills by the pool and binges on Agatha Christie in sizzling video from Sri Lanka iss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar is living the best life as she enjoys a work holiday in the scenic locales of Sri Lanka. The former ...  
» More Details


Trending


[bollywoodstylefile]
Copyright @2019 Shows4.com Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms & Conditions