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6/10
If you decide to watch the movie, don't expect entertainment.
ammu_bharat5 September 2016
Janatha Garage is a movie which boldly lacks key entertainment elements that are comedy and good dialogues.However, the movie still pleases somewhat with a realistic emotion. The movie cannot even be tolerated for the second time but if you watch the movie not expecting comedy and good dialogues, you are likely to appreciate the direction of Koratala Siva and acting prowess of Mohanlal and NTR.

The movie bears the story of helping the society which seems to be a common theme in the movies of Koratala Shiva. The story seems very familiar and cliché but few elements in the storyline seem new and realistic only due to the realistic direction and acting.

Negatives:

No attention on details ( for example on showing Bomb blasts, Rajeev Kanakala's reason for denial), ridiculously boring dialogues, lack of sense of humor for any character.

Positives:

Humility NTR has depicted in contrast to his previous movies, complete acting team,direction.
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8/10
"Well executed film with good environmental message added to it. Mohanlal's and Jr.NTR's performance was good and direction was outstanding along with the powerful script"
ridinbal28 December 2016
Positives- 1.) Direction and script 2.)Mohanlal and Jr.NTR 3.)Cinematography 4.)Action choreography 5.)Good environmental message 6.) Powerful Bg score 7.)Edits 8.)The emotions in the film is carried all along the second half properly without any flaws.

9.)Powerful Dialogues Negatives- 1.)Climax- It ended in a clichéd style.

2.)Villains- They weren't that scary and they all looked dumb and not powerful for a good action movie.

3.)Cliched scenes mixed in first half and second half.

Is it a must watch? May not come as a must watch for those who are looking for a story driven movies. If your a action movie's fan or family drama emotional movies fan then this movie will work out for you. Otherwise its a good watch which may not disappoint you if your going with high expectations.

Overall- Its a well executed movie with Mass masala and good message for our society.

My rating- 3.7/5 (Very good emotional action drama) Fore more reviews on all language movies go to- Ridinbal movie reviews
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5/10
A Perfect bland execution
manojav-bharadwaj7 November 2016
I went to this movie expecting a routine fare and i am bang on. The plot is age old like basha, don etc. But it is the execution part that is miserable.Most of the movie boring. I like message oriented movies but this is not the way of dealing with the things. 2nd half total haywire towards the climax

According to me the only things work in this movie is NTR & Mohanlal combo and Item song and nothing else to boast. Entire movie is on emotional plot and no where u could empathize with the characters.

Villain is too weak and even climax seems far fetched. +ve: NTR & Mohanlal combo & their acting Cinematography Music

-ve: Totally preachy, Lacking emotional depth, Lengthy run time, Poor villain, Heroines got no roles
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10/10
a great movie with lot of emotions.....a totally must watch movie.
chowdarylokesh4 September 2016
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First of all, the way koratala Shiva presented the story was awesome. Having such biggies such as Mohanlal ,Jr.ntr, Samantha ,nitya Menon and all others the movie got a lot of hype. To satisfy that much expectations all the actors did their best. I really love the actor Jr.ntr's entrance ...it's different and very effective.

The first half of the movie goes in a cool and classy way. There are some comedy scenes in the first half b/w Jr.ntr and Nitya Menon. Escepically the fight in the first have not only has that intense fighting effect bit also a little bit of freshness from the routine movie fights. The first contains 3 songs back to back. I think koratala wanted to maintain the emotion in the second half so he included the songs in the first half it self, which I think is a clever decision. The second half has intense emotions especially in the rajiv kanakala's secession and before Raghava's ( uni Mukundan) assassination ....

Plus points - Mohanlal and Jr.ntr's mind blowing performance. Nice to see both of them sharing screen.

  • DSP has done a fantabolous job on the BGM.


  • The emotion in the film is carried all along the second half.


  • Awesome screenplay.


  • the way simple diaily life lines are converted into powerful dialogues is really mind blowing .


Minus points - it would have been better if the heroins shared the screen for like 10 more minutes.

Totally it's a power pack emotional movie. Koratala Shiva and his team have done a great job in putting forward this film....every one has done a great job...so finally I think it's a must watch film.... The songs have the feel towards the message.....it's a enjoyable as well as a great message oriented movie...great work by koratala Shiva.
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7/10
Janatha Garage has brilliant performances from NTR and Mohanlal,few brilliant emotional scenes but needs few more repairs to make it perfect.
shobanchittuprolu1 September 2016
Janatha Garage (2016): Since Temper,NTR has changed his way of story selection and choosing only those scripts which has good emotional depth.In Temper he gave terrific performance as a corrupt police officer and in Nanaku Prematho he gave his most subtle performance ever.Now with Janatha Garage he teamed up with national winning actor Mohanlal. Koratala Shiva,who is famous for his message oriented commercial films(Mirchi,Srimanthudu) directed this prestigious project.How is it??

Plot: Satyam (Mohanlal) establishes an auto garage in Hyderabad in early 1980's. Soon he becomes a leader to their locality. All people in the neighborhood approach him for help and he also "repairs" (bashes up) men who do wrong to the people.In the present day, Anand (NTR), an environmental researcher, studying and living in Mumbai frequently lands in problems for his cases against powerful people who pollute the nature. He also knows how to teach them a lesson by bashing them.On a study exchange program, Anand comes down to Hyderabad and he closes down the illegal quarry of Satyam's son Raghava (Unni). Impressed with Anand's aggressive and righteous nature, Satyam asks him to take over his garage. Why? What is his motive?

Plus Points:

1)Performances: Major plus point of Janatha Garage is the mind blowing performances of NTR and Mohanlal.Their screen presence simply mesmerizes us with such brilliant acting.NTR showed brilliant maturity in this movie especially the scene in GHMC. Mohanlal really leaves a mark in TFI with his performance and surely wins hearts of Telugu people.Devayani as Mohanlal's wife gave good performance.

2)Few scenes in both halves: Janatha Garage is not perfect as it has some clichéd scenes but few scenes are brilliant.Especially the Interval and GHMC scene in second half are remarkable.

3)Dialogues: Dialogues are very good which has good depth in it.NTR style of delivery to those dialogues helped a lot to get connected to them.

Minus Points:

1)Cliched scenes: Janatha Garage has lot of routine scenes.Movie has highly predictable screenplay most of the time.Villains are so poor and there is no emotional quotient is the scenes.

2)Editing: Editing is so poor that it gives a feel that there is sudden jump between scenes.

3)Music: DSP gave average music for this movie.Songs are not good enough but lyrics are brilliant.BGM gives us deja vu feel.

So Janatha Garage has brilliant performances from NTR and Mohanlal,few brilliant emotional scenes but needs few more repairs to make it perfect.

My rating 6.75/10
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10/10
The Perfect Movie with Mass Masala & Good Message
ramarao-1715622 September 2016
Unlike other movies, JG is not Hero Centric film. In this movie "Janatha Garage" itself plays a main role where justice is served to the people in need. Mohanlal essayed the role of a people's man in good way while Jr NTR again shown new variation as a Nature Lover & environmental sciences student, NTR excelled his role very neatly with fresh Screen Presence, the Simple Attire of NTR like a normal guy to next door, new voice modulation all worked out well for Anand (JNTR) Character.

Mohanlal & Jr NTR excelled once again where their performance is concerned. Samantha, Nithya Menon got limited roles but got some scope to act, Rajiv Kanakala got very Gud character while other artists like Suresh, Devyani, Unni Mukundan, Saikumar..all had done their job gud. The camera work done by Thiru is top-notch and Art work done by AS Prakash were very huge. Music by Devi Sri Prasad is Nice but not upto Janatha Garage mark as it has huge canvas he didn't matched that level but BGM in some scenes is very Good, all songs are situational based and lyrics by Ramajogayya Sastry are Superb for Rockon Bro, Pranamam songs. Story - screenplay - direction by Koratala Siva, he got very nice subject and he almost succeeded in making it. Editing is Not Great, some unnecessary lengthy scenes can be edited but they kept full scene as it is, but Editing those scenes would have make the movie more crispier. Coming to Dance, we all know that NTR is one of the Best Dancers in India. Pakkalocal b/w Kajal, NTR came out very well where it gave good boosting for mass audience.

Jr NTR is to be appreciated as his greatness lies in letting Mohanlal also dominate the film. No other Telugu star hero would have allowed such a dominant and powerful role of Mohanlal to co-exist in a story. This film is a must watch with family where it got all ingredients like Family Drama, Emotions, Comedy, Action, Social Awareness.
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1/10
An awful movie which fails to put make an impact in all sense
jishagac3 September 2016
The movie starts with the story of a common man (Rahman) & his brother , a mechanic (Mohanlal) , who was brought to the new city . And then we find that Mohanlal suddenly turns up into a gangster . The movie fails to provide a valid reason to this transformation. And then the whole mechanics under mohanlal turns his garage , Janatha Garage into a place where any on can place down his sorrows.The story seems too poor in various places & the performance of the crew doesn't seem much appreciable. The movie fails pathetically to provide logic in many cases. The meaning of bonds and family seems hopeless. And the action scenes are not as expected either. The her ends the movie without being hit even once. And him along with 4 others breaks up an armed mob of over 20. The climax too didn't settle me.
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8/10
Compassion towards Mankind and Nature is #JANATHA GARAGE
vijaycsemvgr3 September 2016
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An out and out action flick that has true values. I would rather call this movie as a "To Point". Because it showed what it meant to be rather than moving out of the box.Director Koratala Siva has made a tremendous effort in writing the scenes because it involved to many emotions through out screenplay.

Yes,the movie is lengthy but the director showcased well in connecting the characters by the end of 1st half. When two top notch actors are sharing screen there need to be a storyline that a chemistry without dialogues is more important than expressions and janatha garage has it all over the 2 and a half hours showtime.

If we go to the DOP, it is just simple,plain and a good level of contrast as if we are watching a non-telugu movie. Level of Janatha Garage set is just natural and using for most of the part is unbelievable.

Coming to the captain, Koratala Siva was a concept-made director, he is one of a few directors who believe that "a movie must have a theory, then comes the actors."

An actor's acting couldn't be shown more than his emotions. I would like to ask the audience a one question- Did you understand the screenplay rather than did you like the movie?
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6/10
Need a little bit repair into the garage but NTR has shined once again where performance is concerned
fillerruth2 September 2016
First of all, I want to say I like the storytelling style of Koratala Siva and I like his previous films. Mirchi was a good action movie (starring Prabhas) and Srimanthudu was also not a bad movie. The last one is not great but above the average. After these two commercially successful movies he came to us with Janatha Garage. This is one of the most anticipated movies in this year in Telugu cinema. Junior NTR has a good record in this year. His previous release "Nannaku Prematho" was a critically acclaimed movie and also a hit in Telugu box office. So for this movie we were so excited and were eagerly waiting for this.

As one of the most anticipated movies, I am not telling this is a bad movie. The first half is a little bit slower and needed more catchy scenes. Slow paced tone of the first half may be will bore you. But Junior NTR's powerful screen presence and very eminent dialogues bend you with the story. After the interval, you will experience the full pace and the suspense which will drive you to the end. I am not revealing the story but there is a hidden story which will unlock in the second half. Engaging but not new. Common suspense and thrill with the story and sometimes it is predictable.

Performance wise Junior NTR is the heart of this film and Mohanlal also has done a good job. But excellent acting and screen presence of NTR shadowed all other's performance. The direction of the movie is very average and nothing new. Music is average and not up to the mark. Script and screenplay are choppy and sometimes predictable and needed more shape of the story. Editing is not so good and for this sometimes the scenes continuation missed the clarification and it is like the scenes are jumped and overlapped.

Maybe it will be a record breaking opening at the box office and I assume this will be one of the biggest hits in this year but it could have been better and would be a gem if the director should be concentrated those things which I mentioned above.
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10/10
Emotional action drama
jpavanaryan-38-2891612 September 2016
Janatha Garage is not your regular popcorn entertainer which Tollywood churns out every week. It is a character-driven film where the onus is on serious emotions. Though NTR performs brilliantly, Mohan Lal gets a prominent role and this might not go well with NTR's fans. Music by Devi Sri Prasad is a huge plus as all the songs have been composed quite well. Devi's background score in the second half elevates the proceedings to a decent level. Production values of the film are pretty good. Camera work is superb as Hyderabad and Mumbai have been showcased in a wonderful light. Dialogues written by Koratala Shiva are meaningful. Editing is below average as the film needs to be trimmed by at least 15 minutes. Coming to the director Koratala Shiva, he has done just an okay job with the film. Though his thought is good, he takes too much time to establish the story as the film catches steam only after the first half. He makes things predictable and ends the film on a simple note.The film will appeal to the general audience more than the fans. Finally, if you ignore the predictable story line, you may give this film a shot.
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5/10
Two great performers, one sloppy film
aniruddha-madduri19 March 2017
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Genuinely, if two of the finest actors in the country get together to be a part of a movie, one shall expect nothing but brilliance. But that's not the case with Janatha Garage. So much hype around the movie, so little has it in store. The movie starts off with Sathyam (Mohanlal) imparting his form of justice to the people, under the facade of a garage, appropriately titled Janatha Garage, but personal tragedy separates him from a part of his family. After many years, Anand (Jr NTR), an environmentalist, gets into trouble with Sathyam's son. The rest of the story is how Anand is linked to Janatha Garage, and what happens next. The first half is utterly unbearable to watch, primarily because it appears to be a hodge-podge of some scenes. But, the pre-interval scene is very well done. The first half hour of the second half is interesting and good too. But it all goes downhill. And that's a shame. The gravest fault of this movie though, is the characterization of Anand. He is portrayed as an environmentalist, but rides a Royal Enfield. I was willing to excuse that, but there is a scene in the second half, where he shouts "NO MORE PARTIES", but subsequently dances to an item song. Hypocrisy much? The performances are one of the main draws of the movie. Jr. NTR does a great job, as usual, in the movie (albeit a flawed character). Some scenes show his range as an actor. Mohanlal does his role with grace and gravitas. Samantha Ruth Prabhu and Nithya Menon, extremely good actors, are just reduced to eye candy, and that's sad. There's the item song featuring Kajal Agarwal, which was completely unnecessary. The cameo appearance from Rajeev Kanakala was good. The scripting was flawed, the editing was okay, and the music could've been better from DSP. The cinematography was good. All in all, this could've been a potential classic, but is reduced to a commercial masala potboiler.
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8/10
Great performances with good concept and thumbs down just for regular climax
pk-8213414 September 2016
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Performances wise no doubt it is yet another wonderful delivery from Jr NTR and on par with great Mohanlal. We cannot pinpoint the loop holes in the acting of Jr NTR. he is just perfect. Koratala come up with another new concept which drives into nature and pollution and can say succeeded though predictable story line. But his narration towards the orientation of movie and surrounded the hero is simply great. I can say if there is any other director, this movie would have ended as disaster(of course with out Jr NTR). The only laggy part in the movie is the climax portion, looks like director didn't took much care on those part which is the heart and soul for any movie. When it comes to comedy scenes, yes it is drawback but these kind of stories doesn't need comedy scenes. we can engage with the story without regular masala comedy scenes. Give a shot with family and i am sure this movie appeal family audiences more than hardcore NTR fans.

Big thumps for performances, story and concept and bit down for regular climax.
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2/10
Wasted Opportunity
prafulb1 September 2016
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In a nutshell, In the 80's Satyam(Mohanlal) setups a Kangaroo court in the guise of Janatha Garage in Hyderabad. Soon he becomes the de-facto leader of the community and even the CM is scared of him. Fast Forward to present day and we have Anand(NTR) an environmental activist staying at Mumbai. Fate takes him to Hyderabad where Satyam wants to pass on the reigns of his empire to Anand.

So as such nothing new in the script and a very predictable fare. With Mohanlal and NTR together we expected to see some fireworks but after a very good start (the first few minutes of the movie are indeed quiet engaging), Mohanlal is reduced to sulk in his chair. Apart from the first few minutes of the movie and the post interval GHMC office scene there is nothing that keeps interest. Sai Kumar's role is just laughable who actually takes help from the kangaroo court after his own police department fails him.

Thankfully we don't have screechy and hammy villains but even so the villains (Unni and Sachin Khedkar) look stupid. I mean who sets a bomb blast to topple a government so that new government will favor their business. NTR is shown as a person who cares for nature and preaches others about pollution hazards but he has absolutely no qualms in riding a bike. Probably his bike does not pollute the environment or he forgets to practice what he preaches. Number of such faults with the writing that do not do any justice to the characters, making them mere caricatures in the plot. But the big million dollar question is why Samantha & Nithya Menen agreed to be a part of this movie. This movie demeans the potential of these two actresses. This year began with a breath of fresh air with movies like Kshanam and the recent Pellichupulu. So Janatha Garage appears as a eye-sore and a regressive step back that sticks to the age-old 5 songs - 5 fights - OTT heroism formula. Hopefully this movie follows the trend setting path of Brahmotsavam and Sarar Gabbar Singh and be long forgotten in the annals of history. The movie will definitely make money due to the crazy fan following and because there is no other competition. Hope that it does not give rise to more such clone movies. While there is nothing wrong in making mass movies that actually entertain and connect with the audience, but this movie is too long, drag and fails to connect. With 2 brilliant actors(Lal and NTR),Janatha Garage is more like a mechanic shop that needs repairs itself,by wasting the opportunity to en-cash on their power.
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10/10
excellent, engaging.. pure movie lovers will enjoy like me
klaxman3006 September 2016
if you are pure movie lover want a great cinematic experience.top class performances, excellent technical values forget all stupid comments.watch it. its a story driven movie with intense emotions, few commercial elements. some are commenting about repairs to this movie.i think they need repairs to their mind.very strong,engaging story. this is unique taking.slow narration ? not at all.only some traditional hero fans who always wants their hero roar like tiger will tell you "this is one time watchable.second half boring ".second half is focused completely on story.till end i completely immersed in janatha garage story. you can enjoy the movie only when you connect to the plot without thinking anything about heroism ,comedy, challenging villains etc. erase all your expectations go with open mind..
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5/10
NTR film that Never Tries to Rise despite strong plot and performances
sreekirch5 September 2016
Here is the go word. The movie opens with the plot right away and we are sure that director is not trying to give focus on the regular commercial stuff. This movie starts down right serious. after some time, we feel it is extending and we need some rest now. There comes the classy touch away from the plot, giving NTR a character that tries to convey messages, for saving the environment and at the same time, giving sample for how nature gets angry, by bashing goons left right and all corners demonstrating earthquake and tsunami. we feel that this is novel way of adding humor to the character. Things become repetitive and at times going haywire and after some time, we feel that let us get to the plot now. Then again glimpse of the plot comes, and we end up for a bang on interval, that promises a lot for the next half to come.

Once the second half, starts, we are surely enthralled for the start, and we get the proceedings hitting the roof after the GHMC episode followed by the title track. There you go, this is what we were waiting for since 90 minutes. After the song, a little bit of family drama infused to add more classy touch for the narrative. then we feel that it is going right and looks for a solid stupendous finish. But,, what happened? There comes the problem. the movie does not know how to go and where to end, and how to end. Trouble starts, commercialism added, unnecessary dragged down to the hell dramatic scenes and a regular kind of climax that never seemed new, all feels for it, but alas! a poor finish for a great potential plot in the hand. Not me, everyone would be of this feel, when they come out from the screening. Somewhere, it did not hit right. Blame the screenwriter, director, editing or the narrative which spoils the whole plot.

Technically the movie was visually stunning, every frame. Cinematography by Thiru was top notch, every frame was rich, glowing with lights. Even in darker scenes, lighting was ambient and had a sense of brilliance poured over. Music and BGM by DSP was rocking. nothing to complain. Art department was seen with their efforts, on screen. Brilliant. The less I talk about editing, the better. In one word, Poor. Other technical elements were good.

So finally the movie was drawn out badly from being a decent one, due to the lengthy run time, blame the editor, and the preachy narration towards the end and a regular Indian climax, we have seen many times. This all boils down the over all effect of the good, instances we glimpsed. So a movie that never tries to rise, despite all such powerhouse performances, terrific music, excellent visuals. In the end, Janatha Garage is a film that comes with promise, and ends with the same feel we had it might turn out to be. Just okay. Not good, not bad. So who gets the blame? Since,it has a strong cast, openings are going to create records, for sure, but in the end, this movie will still have just a weekend run. This what worries me.
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9/10
Nice to See NTR on Screen
rockstargrv0071 September 2016
There are lots of up and down in the movie that makes viewers a bit frustrated. In some of the places movie goes a bit slow but overall its a blend of emotions, action and drama.

In terms of acting, all cast has done very well and direction is also decent.

I recommend to watch this at least once even if you are not a fan of NTR.

Positive points 1. Acting 2. Direction 3. Screenplay 4. Actions 5. Story

Negative 1. Movie could have more action sequence 2. Slow in runtime (somehwere)

I leave the debate whether movie is good, great or bad movie. But its going to be hat-trick to Jr NTR, My first impression came right from title card which has Mohanlal name first and then Jr NTR name. Very impressed with that. Scene immediately after the interval with Rajeev kanakala Mohanlal and Jr NTR and then break up scene with Samantha Ruth Prabhu, both scenes proves NTR again. Ignoring the fight sequences, happy for NTR playing a role again. Mohanlal Jr NTR Nithya Menen eye feast to see them acting but missed a combined scene to all three. Special mention to Cameraman. Mesmerized once again after 24 movie. Looking for faults??? plenty. But Siva Koratala has some how mastered to cover up things. Now read my first line again.
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10/10
Blockbusterms
kathimahesh22 November 2018
Ntr rock in the movie no one can replace ntr jai ntr he done a movie with a good mestage all have to see in theatres stop piracy
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1/10
Over-hyped and shallow
venurao1 September 2016
After Brahmotsavam, here comes another over-hyped movie that is a pain to watch due to its long running time. NTR and Mohanlal combination should have been magic but they have been reduced to caricatures in a stale script. I have lot of questions. It beats me why Mohanlal accepted to do this role where he has to almost eternally just sit in one chair and constantly look distressed? At this stage of her career why Samantha has to dress skimpily? The charming malayali actor Unni and the amazing Marathi actor Sachin Khedkar are miscast as the villains. NTR is the sole saving grace and he tries hard, his scene in the government office is the best scene and the only silver lining. Sad that Telugu films continues to play safe with formulaic films especially when it comes to the big heroes. This movie also shows that hype of a film is inversely proportional to quality of the film content. Total bakwas.
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1/10
Not worth watching
viv-995024 September 2016
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An absolutely awful movie. It has no story, and it goes wherever the wind blows. The characters are vacuous, and lack depth. Most characters have no role, they are just there or they just happen to show up . What could have been a moving and touching story, loses steam within the first 3 minutes. Don't let the hard core fan generated reviews trick you into watching this movie.

It starts off with a great promise but in the end delivers so little. The heroine has no role, and poor nitya, has no clue why she was put up there. At the end of the movie, I still had no clue as to what was in the ugly brown bag hanging off Ntr Jr's shoulder, and why he was carrying it around.

Another front on which the movie is a big failure is that it fails to create empathy for the characters in the movie. Though a girl is brutally raped and murdered, though another woman mysteriously gets killed in a bomb blast , and the hero's parents are shot and killed . . . the movie fails to move you in any of these scenes.

Also this movie makes the weakest pitch for conserving nature!

The most disappointing one comes after the intermission, where a secret is revealed but it just doesn't stir your emotions despite one's best efforts.

The lovely kajal agarwal , and nitya menon bring some kind of soothing feminist charm to the movie.

Overall the movie could be thought of as a poor mimicry of wanna be ' Tagore ( Chiranjeevi)' crossed with a typical tamil mass movie.
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9/10
Don't come to conclusions by seeing once
manojvadlamudi2 September 2016
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Sometimes if we want to understand the different character in any hero, we need to see twice. Same thing happened to me in this movie. I felt OK after watching the first time and felt very much happy after watching the second time, that is JANATHA GAREJ and as a fan, this is what I was expecting from Jr NTR to act the films which are message oriented. Hats off Jr NTR, Mohanlal , Koratal Siva, Ramajogeyya Sastri and Devi Sri Prasad.

Story: The story-line in this film is awesome and very message- oriented as well for this generation.

Nature: This film really explained the necessity of saving nature in a simple a ways like planting trees, don't use plastic which is harmful to the earth, don't spoil the natural resources etc...

Action: No doubt about that Mohanlal and Jr NTR did it extraordinarily.

Songs: Here out of five songs three were dedicated to the story (Pranamam, Rock on bro and Jayaho Janata), this again proved that how director Koratala Siva given importance to the story. I should thank songs writer Ramajogeyya Sastri.

Background music: Background music will add an advantage to the content to be more effective.

Comedy: Generally people are commenting on this part is that comedy is missing. In my view sometimes both story (massage) and comedy cannot able to fit in a single jar.

Bottom line: Don't do mistakes and don't others allow to do mistakes.
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8/10
If you decide to watch the movie , watch it
mohit_sinsniwal26 May 2019
Positives- 1.) Direction and script 2.)Mohanlal and Jr.NTR 3.)Cinematography 4.)Action choreography 5.)Good environmental message 6.) Powerful Bg score 7.)Edits 8.)The emotions in the film is carried all along the second half properly without any flaws.

9.)Powerful Dialogues Negatives- 1.)Climax- It ended in a clichéd style.

2.)Villains- They weren't that scary and they all looked dumb and not powerful for a good action movie.

3.)Cliched scenes mixed in first half and second half.

Is it a must watch? May not come as a must watch for those who are looking for a story driven movies. If your a action movie's fan or family drama emotional movies fan then this movie will work out for you. Otherwise its a good watch which may not disappoint you if your going with high expectations.

Overall- Its a well executed movie with Mass masala and good message for our society.

My rating- 3.7/5 (Very good emotional action drama) Fore more reviews on all language movies go to- Ridinbal movie reviews

Positives- 1.) Direction and script 2.)Mohanlal and Jr.NTR 3.)Cinematography 4.)Action choreography 5.)Good environmental message 6.) Powerful Bg score 7.)Edits 8.)The emotions in the film is carried all along the second half properly without any flaws.

9.)Powerful Dialogues Negatives- 1.)Climax- It ended in a clichéd style.

2.)Villains- They weren't that scary and they all looked dumb and not powerful for a good action movie.

3.)Cliched scenes mixed in first half and second half.

Is it a must watch? May not come as a must watch for those who are looking for a story driven movies. If your a action movie's fan or family drama emotional movies fan then this movie will work out for you. Otherwise its a good watch which may not disappoint you if your going with high expectations.

Overall- Its a well executed movie with Mass masala and good message for our society.

My rating- 3.7/5 (Very good emotional action drama) Fore more reviews on all language movies go to- Ridinbal movie reviews
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1/10
Another Very Poor South Film!
imtiyazmasudbd3 August 2017
Very Very Poor Film!

NTR (Jr) has chosen another poor script. Don't understand why Mohanlal can't still understand the goodness of a script!!!

The only saving is World Class Dance Steps from NTR. He is the best dancer of India at this moment!! Flawless!! Effortless!!!

Bad movie. Very Very Irritating.
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1/10
Worst movie, worst story, worst acting, worst direction
rohit_vit20203 June 2017
Worst movie. Complete violence and meaningless. Takes the administration in hands and as always we show the police is useless. the core subject of the film is not clear. Father kills his own son in the end, that kind of violence. What can say anything more? Mohanlal's and NTR acting is worst. Mohanlal's expression throughout the film is constant., Simply no expression. Ntr's English is highlight😁
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8/10
Old story,New concepts but director make some mistakes
vinnusaichikkam6 September 2016
This movie created much hype before it's release due to director Koratala siva in which he gained positive reviews from his last movie srimanthudu which is a very big hit and ntr from his last movie NKP,but this movie some how disappointed critics due to its lack of actress characterization,actress screen presence,routine story backdrop,weak story line but the concept of this movie is different like directors last movie,It has theme of controlling pollution and a social awareness of increasing plants,i like that idea and ntr's acting is really extraordinary he even admitted that he changed his attitude,acting style etc.. as usual his dancing is great in this movie,Mohan lal really acted very good,Samantha and nithya menon acted very well,Music from DSP is a big plus point and item song 'pakka local' of kajal aggarwal is main attraction in second half and so many feels that climax is some how disappointed..but atlast ntr and siva achieved a hit
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