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Movie review - Maasilamani

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Maasilamani
Movie
Maasilamani
Director
R N R Manohar
Producer
AGS Entertainment
Music
D.Imman
Cast
Nakul, Sunaina, MS Bhaskar, Santhanam
 
By Moviebuzz
 
The age old formula in Tamil cinema is given a new coat of paint with R.N.R Manohar's Maasilamani. Don't expect anything great, just sit back and watch the film as a mass masala entertainer meant strictly for a particular section of the audiences. The film is plain silly at the same time funny in parts. It's etched from various earlier films, and at times it looks like a sequel to the lead pair's earlier film Kathalil Vizhunthen . The opening Nakul introduction song itself look similar to the famous Nakku Mukka…, even in picturisation and sets. The wafer thin storyline is straightforward. Massi (Nakul) an orphan lives in a lower middle class colony, where everybody dotes on him. He is a mass hero who you see only in Tamil films- a popular guy in his colony who takes up local issues, fights for them, and has a heart of gold though those who don't know him thinks he is a rowdy. Massi falls in love at first sight with Divya (Sunaina), a rich upper middle class girl who is a dance instructor. She thinks that Massi is a rowdy and a creep and will not fall for him under any circumstances. Urged by his friends (Santhanam & Srinath) Massi becomes Mani, the soft spoken sophisticated guy with the clean look. He wins over her large family (Delhi Ganesh and others), due to his smooth talking and winning ways. Though initially, Divya refuses to believe that he is Mani, a look alike of Massi the rowdy, soon he has her eating out of his hands. Enter Bhoopathy, the local corrupt Sub Inspector, with an eye on Divya and a determination to prove that Mani is none other than Massi, the rowdy. All this leads to a twist in the tale climax. The film has all mass elements like larger than life hero, his introductory song, duets in foreign locations, sentiments, comedy and a predictable action scene inside a go-down. The comedy track of MS Bhaskar and Karunas where they pay tribute to all larger than life Tamil superstars and mass films is hilarious. D.Imman, after a long time has come out with some peppy music with Dora, Dora… being the pick of the lot. Nakul is a fine dancer but has a long way to go to become a mass hero, while Sunaina proves she has it in her to make it big with a performance where grace and maturity are the keywords. On the downside, the film moves at a leisurely pace in the first half devoted mostly to songs and comedy tracks. The second half the film slowly picks up speed as the story unfolds leading to a thrilling climax.

Verdict: Mass Masala

Source - Sify.com
Expected a lot from this movie...eps the song is gr8..Smile

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ohhh nakul again.. i never knew sunaina was there in this movie.. looks good tho..thnxx meli
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Thanks daa melz..
 
i caught up with the promo.... MS Baskar sounded very funny... and a few scenes looked great...... looking forward to it...
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watche dthe movie recently its good for a one time watch a little too much at sometimes but its a complete family entertainer and provides a few good laughs here and there.
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