Kannada Movie Review: Naavika (2012)
Naavikais a movie belonging to both action and romantic genre. The cast includesManish Chandra, Swathi, Shravant Rao, Shobhraj, Ester Jannath and TennisKrishna. It was releasedon 31st August, this year.
The movie takes inspiration from Hindi movie 'Deewaar'. It shows two brothers ofopposite characters. Soori (Manish Chandra) is a disgruntledyouth, who likes his fist to do the talking. Meanwhile, his younger brotherShankar (Shravant Rao) is a cop, whofollows the rule of the law.
Troublebreaks, when a local goon Avinash (Shobhraj), kidnaps two girls - Shwethaand Sandhya. They happen to be the fiance of Soori and Shankar. Shankar istricked by Avinash to come to his hideout, where he is killed by his owngirlfriend. Soori then pledges to take revenge of his brother's murder. Afterthat there ensues a fight till the finish between Soori and Avinash.
DirectorSen Prakash fails to bring out the best from his actors. The music of the fillis given by Raj Narayan, his'Teli Hode Yee Kshana...' is quite melodious.