Buddy, scripted and directed by Raaj Prabhavathy Menon, hit the screens today after a week's delay. This Anoop Menon starred flick is not going to make one cringe in the seat due to its over usage of double entendre and taboo words, or in other words, we can say it is loaded with it.
Asha Sharath, popular for her role as professor Jayanthi in Kumkumapoovu, gets a meaty role in this film. She plays the role of an English writer in the film, who leads a peaceful life with her friend Dr Padma (Bhoomika Chawla) and her son Vishnu (Mithun Murali). He consider both of them as his mother, though he is born after an artificial insemination. But he is not interested to know who is his father and mother.
But as time flew, Vishnu becomes anxious to know about his father. And with the little information shared by his mothers, he set out in search of his father. The movie then takes you to Ooty where we are introduced to Maanikunju (Anoop Menon). He is a person who tries to be detached from all and spends time only with friends. Vishnu asks him to accept him as his son, but he consider him as his Buddy as he is too scared to take up the responsibility of a father.
After that a spate of meaningless scenes follows. The climax ends up in a melodrama. The guest appearance of Lal and Tamil actor Srikanth gives the movie a predictable ending. All the actors have performed well, but the script is filled with scenes that seems to be a crooked up one.