Adipurush: A highly anticipated film of 2023 based on the epic Ramayana, starring Prabhas, Kriti Sanon, and Saif Ali Khan.
Visual spectacle: The film boasts a staggering budget of Rs. 500 crores and high-end VFX.
Cast performance: Saif Ali Khan steals the show with his powerful portrayal of the menacing Lankesh, while Prabhas shines in action sequences.
Storyline: Follows the journey of Raghava, an incarnation of Lord Rama, and his wife Janaki, an incarnation of Goddess Sita, as they face challenges and seek to rescue Janaki from the clutches of Lankesh.
Supporting roles: Sunny Singh and Devdatta Nage deliver adequate performances in their respective roles.
Weaknesses: Disappointing VFX that appears cartoonish, poor editing resulting in dragging moments, and average music.
Strengths: Well-choreographed action sequences and stunning visuals captured by cinematographer K.K. Senthil Kumar.
Dialogues: Infused with humor and emotion by Manoj Muntashir, while staying true to the original Ramayana story.
One-time watch: Adipurush offers a commendable experience, appealing to fans of Prabhas, Saif Ali Khan, and Ramayana.
Overall verdict: While not a masterpiece, Adipurush is a visually impressive film that warrants attention despite its shortcomings.