MOVIE NAME: “Paperboy Review“
Boxoffice70mm RATING: 2.75/5 (★★★★★)
Starring: Santosh Shoban, Riya Suman
Directed by: Jaya Shankarr
Produced by: Sampath Nandi,Narasimha, Venkat, Ramulu
Banner: Sampath Nandi Team Works
Music by: Bheems
Release Date: 31th August 2018
Paperboy is a Rich Girl, Poor boy themed predictable love story with some refreshing treatment here and there. Until First half there are few impressive elements, but second half is quite boring. Too cinematic writing takes the graph to nosedive after interval. Overall, paperboy disappoints!
About Movie:Paperboy is about a poor boy Ravi’s fascination towards a rich girl Dharani. Ravi, a B. Tech gradaute, works as a paperboy to help his working-class parents. Eventually his fascination towards Dharani turns as love. Dharani too likes Ravi’s self-respect, poetic heart. Dharani’s father, Rich and kind hearted Gadwal Reddy, accepts her proposal to marry Ravi. While everything going on happy note, her brothers arrive from USA.Rest of the story is about how her brothers try to disrupt marriage arrangements, how the couple overcome the hurdles
Music: By Bheems is Super Hit.
Cinematography: Soundararajan Choreography turns very supportive in this film.
Editing:By Thammiraju was Good.
Writing : By Sampath Nandi was soo boring.
Action: Santosh Sobhan is quite natural as paperboy Ravi, Priyashri as Gadwal Reddy’s daughter Dharani is okay. Another heroine Tanya Hope role is limited, okay.
Direction : Director JayaShankar has showcased few strengths,but falls short in overall packaging.
About thirty minutes into the film,audience may jump into early conclusion that ‘I’m about to watch a film that offers something different than routine glossy love stories’. Ravi’s characterization is good, santosh shobhan’s performance as Ravi is quite natural. Director JayaShankar presents a simple familiar love story in an appealing manner to the class audience in first half. Senior director karunakaran ’s mark shot making won’t go unnoticed in Jayashankar’s work. Overall first half is predictable but satisfactory.
Trouble starts when the film enters post interval phase. As there aren’t many turns or sub plots, movie gets dragged on single point. After Dharani’s brothers come from USA, things even more slide down. Bitthiri Satthi, Vidhyullekha Raman’s comedy thread is over the top and wrong timely placed.
Within the unsatisfactory 2nd half, climax is another drawback. It is too cinematic, melodrama added. Some of the songs like ‘I think i am in love with you ‘are cool.