Sweety has brought back Radhika Kumarswamy on silver screen after five years. The actress was last seen in Navashakthi Vaibhava, which was released in 2008.
Sweety Nanna Jodi deals with the story of middle class girl Priya (Radhika), who hates rich people for their attitude. Siddharth (Aditya) plays the role of multi-millionare, who will be very affectionate towards his mother (Ramya Krishna). His mother will be separated from her husband (Jai Jagadeesh). Ramya Krishna will be more concerned about her prestige in the society and gives value only for money.
Siddharth falls in love at first sight with Priya. When he comes
to know that Priya hates rich people he portrays himself as a poor
guy, and wins her heart. Ramya Krishna, who gets to know the status
of Priya, tries to separate her from Siddharth, without her son's
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Priya, A Modern Daughter-In-Law
Priya, who was seen as a helpless daughter-in-law in
Tavarige Ba Tangi and Anna Tangi, plays the role
of modern daughter-in-law in the movie. When Priya comes to know
her mother-in-law's intentions, she fights back.
Sweety Nanna Jodi is another feminist movie of Radhika
like her earlier films. The main theme of Sweety is the
tug-of-war between mother-in-law and daughter-in-law.
Aditya has played the role of a helpless man, who gets caught in
between the catfight of his mother and love (Priya). His
performance in the film is commendable.
Radhika is seen as a modern girl. This movie comes to her as a
big break as she has proved that she is still young enough to play
the female lead in Kannada movies.
Sweety Nanna Jodi is also a comeback for Ramya Krishna
to the Kannada industry. Though she looks equally glamour to
Radhika, her role as an antagonist mother-in-law is
Jayadev fills the Comedy space. He has to still improve his
comedy timing as it is not up to the mark. Though Sadhu Kokila is
seen in cameo role, he is successful enough to make audience
The movie is filled with talented supporting roles: Girish
Karnad, Umashree, Tabala Naani, Jai Jagadeesh and Sharath
Arjun Janya, who understands the pulse of the modern audience,
has scored the music to all the class of society. The title track
'Sweety sweety' is our pick.
Vijaylakshmi Singh is not only successful in giving comeback to
Radhika, but also for Ramya Krishna with the movie. The influence
of her brother Rajendra Singh Babu is seen on sister's
Sweety Nanna Jodi is another feminist movie with Vijay
Lakshmi Singh's direction. The audience will not be disappointed
because it is filled with two glamorous queens - Radhika Kumarswamy
and Ramya Krishna. It is one time watchable.