Ashok Selvan and Bindu Madhavi starrer Savaale Samaali has been released all over Tamil Nadu. Touted to be a comedy entertainer, the film had gathered some expectations prior to its release. Does the movie has enough in it to make you laugh? Continue reading our review to know.
Savaale Samaali Plot:
Ashok Selvan works in a small-time TV channel headed by Karunas.
As their channel is one among the worst when it comes to the TRP
ratings, Ashok Selvan along with his friend, played by Jagan, come
up with a plan to make their TV channel recognizable.
The device is to host a love reality show, which they hope would
change their channel's fortunes. Will they be able to succeed in
The answer lies in the rest of the movie as director Sathyasiva
has tried to expose the comical elements involved in TV
Ashok Selvan's attempt to try a full length comedy movie has
backfired as the actor looks totally unconvincing when he tries to
make his audience laugh.
Leading lady Bindu Madhavi gets limited screen space in which
the actress has hardly expressed. In fact, she looks like a total
misfit. Jagan's one liners have failed largely barring a couple of
scenes where he has managed to evoke laughter genuinely.
The only comfort this movie gets in its performance department
comes in the form of veteran performers like Nassar, MS Bhaskar and
ShelvaKumar's cinematography is on par when compared to some of
the recently released Tamil films. His angles though are pretty
Editor Ahamed could've easily trimmed many unwanted scenes which
would've at least made the film shorter. Surprisingly, Thaman's
background score too fails at many places.
Savaale Samaali's basic objective is to induce
laughter. But unfortunately, the film fails to achieve