Thaakka Thaakka (Thakka Thakka) starring Vikranth has been released today all over Tamil Nadu. Continue reading our movie review to know what this action drama has to offer.
Thaakka Thaakka Plot:
Sathya, played by Vikranth, experiences a horrible childhood as
he grows up watching his helpless mother after she is forcefully
drafted into the world of human trafficking.
Bala, played by Arul Dass, who had earlier pushed Sathya's
mother into his business of prostitution, kills her unintentionally
and thereby orphaning Sathya.
Not knowing how to go about his life, he ends up in Chennai and
aims at starting life afresh. But, in a cinematic twist he once
again comes in contact with the man responsible for his mother's
death, giving rise to vengeance which turns this flick into a
Vikranth shines in the action sequences, making us believe that
he is indeed an action hero. Otherwise too his acting skills are
Abhinaya has come up with a neat performance but special mention
goes to one of the baddies, Arul Dass of Soodhu Kavvum
fame, for stitching together a captivating performance.
Thaakka Thaakka is technically solid, barring its
lacklustre and slow screenplay which spoils the fun and hampers the
uniqueness with which this film is treated, though being a revenge
Easily, the stand out performer in the technical department is
the film's cinematographer, Sujith Sarang. He has managed to
capture the nuances of each and every scene, especially in those
scenes shot during the dusk.
While songs may irritate you a touch, background score by Jakes
Bejoy is decent enough for a action drama. In fact, Vikranth's
screen presence in some scenes is elevated purely because of the
Thaakka Thaakka is an honest attempt by its director
Sanjeev. Having said that, ordinary screenplay turns it into a
Check out the slides below to know more about the film
with some interesting stills:
The movie starts on a promising note as the first 20 minutes is
engaging with some brilliant performances. However, as it
approaches the interval block, it loses its shape a bit.
Action sequences have come out really well and is one of the
strengths of Thaakka Thaakka. As mentioned earlier,
Vikranth looks good when it comes to stunts.
No Clichéd Sequences
What largely works in this movie is the director's ability to
avoid clichéd and melodramatic sequences for which he deserves a
Aravinnd Singh's Debut
Aravinnd Singh (Demonte Colony's cinematographer) has
made his acting debut through this movie. The cameraman-actor has
done a decent job playing Vikranth's friend.
Yet Another Revenge Tale
Thaakka Thaakka is yet another revenge tale, but the
way this script is handled by its director has its own
Box Office Success?
With a strong competition from Jayam Ravi's Thani
Oruvan, Thaakka Thaakka's chances at the box office
looks bleak at the moment. However, let's wait for the official box