2015, regia di Lakshman
Scheda: Nazione: India - Produzione: Madras Entertainment - Distribuzione: Sun Pictures, Antenna Entertainments - Soggetto (basato sulla omonima tragedia di William Shakespeare): Lakshman - Sceneggiatura: Lakshman - Fotografia: S Soundar Rajan - Montaggio: Anthony - Art Direction: Milan - Musiche: D Imman - Effetti speciali: Balakrishnan - Formato: Color. linguaggio Tamil - Durata: 150'.
Cast: Hansika Motwani, Jeyam Ravi, Vamsi Krishna, Poonam Bajwa, Uma Pathmanabhan, Ganesh, Aarya.
Trama e commenti: film-cinema.it
Plot Summary, Synopsis, Review: IMDb - en.wikipedia.org - facebook.com - thehindu.com - rediff.com - letterboxd.com - tamilstudios.com - theindiantalks.com - behindwoods.com: «First-timer Lakshman turns director with Romeo Juliet, the Shakespearean characters that are immortalized and remembered whenever there is mention of love. The Tamil film Romeo Juliet is also about love but refreshingly, a very practical and a realistic take (for most parts) on this ubiquitous feeling. Lakshman’s Romeo Juliet played by Jayam Ravi and Hansika is about two contrasting characters, Karthik and Aishwarya, and their journey. The theme and premise are not anything new or unusual but Hansika’s characterization emerges as different and real which you don’t expect to see in a rom-com such as this. Aishwarya of Romeo Juliet is a never-before-done role for the beautiful Hansika in her career and she has essayed it with a flourish. She fits the role perfectly and brings to table the advantages of her innocent and cute looks to give her character the right dimension. It is also appreciable that she is accepting such characters with a difference and yet playing to her strengths. Lakshman’s practical take on love and life is mention-worthy when the reel world always paints romance with only one particular hue. Instead of just glorifying the feel, the director points his spotlight on the lesser highlighted region of this emotion as well. ...».
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