Akkineni Nagarjuna's much-talked-about Telugu movie Bhai has soared up the viewers' expectations to the sky high prior its release. But the Veerabhadram-directed movie, which has hit the screens on October 25, has garnered negative reviews from film critics across the globe. The critics feel that instead of focusing on good story and screenplay, the director has given more importance to Nagarjuna's heroism.
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Bhai is a romantic action movie, and besides direction, Veerabhadram, who has done hit comedy entertainers like Aha Naa Pellanta and Poola Rangadu in past, has also penned story, screenplay and dialogues for the movie. The story deals with the main henchman of international who comes to Hyderabad on a mission to kill an undercover cop who is none other than his younger brother. How, he rescues his brother from the don's gang will form the crux of the story.
The film critics have lauded Nagarjuna's performance, Veerabhadram's dialogues, Richa's glamour, Devi Sri Prasad's music, Sameer Reddy's picturisation, Brahmanandam's comedy and few other technical elements. But what upset them the most in the movie Bhai are tried-and-tested story, week screenplay, dragging narration and a few mindless scenes.
We bring you the film critics' verdict on Bhai. Continue to read various critics' final verdict in the slideshow.