Director Maruthi is known for his shoe-string budget youthful love stories Ee Rojullo and Bus Stop, which have worked wonders at the Andhra Pradesh Box Office. The hit filmmaker is back with another romantic entertainer titled Kotha Janta, which has been produced by Bunny Vasu under the banner of Geetha Arts. Having garnered lot of pre-release buzz, the movie has released in theatres worldwide today.
Kotha Janta is romance drama, which is about what happens when a young selfish TV anchor falls in love with a girl. Besides direction, Maruthi has also written story, screenplay and dialogues for the film. Allu Sirish, who made his acting debut with Gouravam in 2013, is playing the TV anchor in the movie, while Routine Love Story fame actress Regina Cassandra appears as his love interest.
Actress Madhurima, who has made a special appearance in Kotha Janta, shakes her legs with Allu Sirish in the remixed version of the popular song 'Atu Amalapuram' from Chiranjeevi's film Khaidi No.786. Posani Krishna Murali, Saptagiri and Praveen have played important roles in the film, which has JB's music, Richard Prasad's cinematography and Ashok Kuruba's editing.
Kotha Janta has got positive response from the viewers, who watched it in the theatres today. A few film goers took to their Twitter page to share their opinions. Continue to read Kotha Janta viewers' review.
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#kothajanta - posani comedy in the 2nd half didn't click and tests your patience. Songs are ok in the movie. Production values are good.
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#kothajanta - concept of the movie is good but maruthi lost it completely in the 2nd half. Comedy didn't work well. Overall - 2.25/5
#KothaJanta has a novel concept but movie works only in parts..comedy is a big let down..decent lead performances makes it an average fare
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Interval....good first half....@ReginaCassandra steals the show...Sirish was Ok #KothaJanta
Daniel Plainview @twittybalu
#KothaJanta decent lead performances makes it an average fare" ee maatram chaalu, migatadi Mee Sirish chooskuntaadu ..BB
Posani comedy oka chinna bit workout ayindi kani migathadi nasa sir..overall ga movie will ok..watchable
Interval....good first half....Regina steals the show...Sirish was bearable #KothaJanta Osi prema rakshasi song..intha low budget song recent times lo screen pai chusi undamu..chevullo chillara aadindi literal ga #kothajanta.
movie ok kani hero material kadu anipinchindi..dances ravu fights cheyaledu. Nijamandi..obviously heroin was much better but sirish was bearable and did well in climax scene.
Surprisingly Sirish is doing OK on screen....movie going good right from the word go #KothaJanta Sirish acting mathrame chusi unte asalu Sirish ni chudanatte..ayana lo unna dance talent ni chudandi..acting 10 times better #KothaJanta