The Telugu flick “Oopiri” is all set theatre this weekend and it is the film is simultaneously releasing in Tamil as “Thozha”. Oopiri is a remake of the French film The “Intouchables” it is a bilingual drama revolves around a quadriplegic millionaire and his uncouth caretaker.
The film “Oopiri” which is touted as an emotional drama features Akkineni Nagarjuna in the lead role with the Tamil actor Karthi, Tamannaah Bhatia, Prakash Raj, Ali, Jayasudha and Vivek in the crucial roles. As per report, it is Shriya Saran, Anushka Shetty, Adivi Sesh, Gabriella Demetriades and Nora Fatehi is also making guest appearances in the movie.
Vamsi Paidipally has directed the upcoming emotioanal drama which is produced by Prasad V Potluri. Gopi Sunder has had hold the responsibility of the music composed. Anyway “Oopiri” is receiving buzz since it announced followed by the release of its theatrical trailer which received huge response and created a positive buzz on the film. No wonder why the trailer of the Telugu version has crossed one million views mark on YouTube.
The Tamil actor Karthi who is making his acting debut in the Telugu cinema with this movie is prompted the movie up to the mark and here he is yet to offering something different and best with the movie “Thozha” and indeed it is the first time he is sharing screen space with the King of the Tollywood.
And Karthi stated to the media about the film “Oopiri” and his role in the movie and he said, “The film is about two contrastive personalities. Well for one, the richest man, he has been searching for life and for the other, money is the main ambition. One man has already lived his life and for the other, it is going to be the starting point of his life. When these characters come across each other, they discover the friends within”.
The film is releasing around 400 screens in Tamil Nadu alone with SPI Cinemas releasing in Chennai and Chengalpet and the film is made up with the whopping budget of Rs.60 Crore.
Now it will be interesting to see how the public will be giving response to the movie and till now the film is having amazing feedback. Nagarjuna stated that his performance in the movie is one of the most challenging till now.
“Thoza” is a must watched movie as with his mesmerizing emotional performance Akkineni Nagarjuna steals the show completely. His power-packed performance definitely melts your hearts and Tamanah as usual looks beautiful.
Last but not the least, special mention Karthi is had an incredible debut in the Telugu cinema which literally make him treat for the Telugu fans.
Star cast: Akkineni Nagarjuna, Karthi and Tamanah
Directed by: Vamsi Paidipally
Rating: 3/5 ***
Verdict: “Thoza” is a must watched movie for the Nagarjuna fans