Reviewed By : Pavan  (MJ)
Verdict - Natakam is very realistic film with all human emotions
Now a days, Telugu cinemas is busy with kicking and kissing. Yes, You heard me rights. Recent Telugu films like Arjun Reddy and RX 100 are about kissing, boozing and they are super hit at ticket window. Now, one more film 'Natakam' is digging gold with kisses and boozing. Natakam film is all about a stinking boozing guy who has a heart for his village. New comer, Ashish Gandhi rendered the main lead role and Ashima Narwal played as his love interest. Kalyan G Gogina directed this film and Rizwan bankrolled it. The film is released on 28th September, 2018.
The film is all about a village Chintalapudi. Balakoteswara Rao (Ashish Gandhi), a native of this villages lives a reckless life. Drinking and smoking are his only duties to perform every day. Though he always booze, he has a heart for his village. He will be in front line if any villager is in trouble. As everything is going fine, He falls in love with Parvathy (Ashima Narwal) and decide to marry her. But a shocking twist turns his dream upside down. What is that shocking twist and what happens to his love life is rest of the story.
New comer, Ashish Gandhi is perfect for this film and portrayed his role with ease. His performance is very realistic and his screen presence is out standing. It's look like Tollywood got a new mass hero. This film is a Trailer made film for him. Ashima Narwal is gorgeous and she will be visual treat for all mass audiences. Her chemistry with lead actor and intimate scenes will lure youth audiences. She got a meaty role and she given her best. Others did as required.
Natakam is a rusty film with all mass elements and those rusty elements looks natural in the film. Every scene and every character looks realistic. The locations were very natural. The production values are high and decent money was spent for this film. The music given by Sai Karthik is one of the biggest highlight in the film. The background score simply keeps you in engage with the film. The hard core fights and intimating scenes will lure mass audiences. The story is very simple but twists and turns towards climax will amaze you. The Climax fight is very rusty. The one liner dialogues are hilarious and there are many heart touching emotion scenes in the film. Director Kalyan G Gogina showcased a heartful film with rusty backdrop.
Natakam is very realistic film with all human emotions. Though their are many mass elements in the film, the film is heart touching. Hero characterization, Romance, Background score, Heroine and Fights will make everyone to fall in love with this film. B and C center audiences will watch this film in loop mode. Go and watch it..