NTR - Mahanayakudu Review 3.25/5
After a debacle like NTR - Kathanayakudu, the second installment of NTR titled NTR - Mahanayakudu is hitting the screens today. Krish is the director and Nandamuri Balakrishna reprised the role of his father NTR in this prestigious biopic. NTR - Mahanayakudu majorly focuses on NTR's political journey and the challenges he faced in making TDP a strong force in united Andhra Pradesh. Vidya Balan, Rana Daggubati, Sumanth and Kalyanram played other crucial roles. Bankrolled by NBK Films, NTR - Mahanayakudu is releasing across the globe today. Here is the complete review of NTR - Mahanayakudu:
NTR - Mahanayakudu starts with the narration of childhood memories of NTR. Soon the film shifts towards the political side and NTR designs the party logo. The film deeply reveals about NTR's political strategies, plans, how he understood people and how NTR has been admired and TDP raced to the top. NTR's oath taking ceremony as CM will leave everyone in goosebumps. NTR inviting Chandra Babu Naidu to TDP, Nadendla Bhaskar rao's tricky politics and the no confidence motion in the state are the major highlights of NTR - Mahanayakudu. Watch the film to know about the complete story and the narration.
Nandamuri Balakrishna as NTR
Vidya Balan's subtle performance
Music and Background Score
Slow paced narration
Some crucial episodes ignored
Nandamuri Balakrishna roars loud once again with his flawless performance as NTR in NTR - Mahanayakudu. The actor looks dedicated and is a treat to watch for sure. Vidya Balan makes the film a masterpiece with her impeccable acting. She looked apt and her screen presence, expressions have been top notch. Rana Daggubati shines as Chandra Babu Naidu and he adds one more feather to his cap. Kalyanram Nandamuri looks quite supportive and all the other actors delivered out their best for the film.
NTR - Mahanayakudu is completely focused on NTR's political journey and the conspiracy that left NTR puzzled. The screenplay and dialogues contribute the major part of the film. The music and background score by MM Keeravani make the film sound outstanding. The cinematography work is good and the production values are well supported. Director Krish steps out with one more decent work and NTR - Mahanayakudu is a film that should be given a watch.
NTR - Mahanayakudu is a milestone in Nandamuri Balakrishna's career and keeping some flaws aside, the film makes a decent watch. Balakrishna and Vidya Balan tops the show in this political drama.