ఈ సినిమా హర్రర్ మీద కన్నా ఎక్కువగా కామెడీమీదే దృష్టి పెట్టడం ప్లస్ అయ్యింది. ముఖ్యంగా ఇంటర్వెల్ తర్వాత వచ్చే కామెడీ ఎపిసోడ్స్ బాగా నవ్చించాయి..ప్రేమ కథా చిత్రమ్ లోని కామెడీ ఎపిసోడ్స్ గుర్తు చేసాయి. ఓ ప్రక్కన తెరపై పాత్రలకు దెయ్యం భయం, చూసే ప్రేక్షకుడుకు కామెడీ. ఆ పాట్రన్ బాగా వర్కవుట్ అయ్యింది.
Nikhil has earned himself an image of doing some different films and it is once again proved with Ekkadiki Potavu Chinnavada. The film is really different from the regular horror comedies and has some very interesting moments to watch out for. Decent comedy and some unexpected twists are major assets for this film. If you ignore some boring moments during the initial part of the first half, this film makes up for a decent watch this weekend.
'EPC' keeps the audience guessing. The emotional content is convincing. The performances are impressive. Technically sound. It needn't have been shorter, but the pre-climax and climax portions could have been better fleshed out.
`EPC` is not just another routine Horror Thriller/Comedy. The film has a Strong Love story and Thrilling Narration backing it. It appeals to a Wide section of audience having a good healthy mix of Horror, Comedy and Romance Genres. The film barring the initial few minutes and that `could have been better` climax, is pretty Good on the whole. A Very engaging and thrilling as well as entertaining narration seals the deal for the paying public. Go Watch It!.
Despite a few blemishes, EPC is a fun film that is worth your ticket's money. It is released during the crunch situation, but should do well as the word of mouth will be on the positive side. Go watch it.