Attarintiki Daredi is a romantic action entertainer with all masala ingredients to woo mass as well as class audiences. Pawan Kalyan's brilliant performance is the main attraction in the film. Trivikram's interesting screenplay, punch dialogues and funny onliners, Samantha-Pranitha's glamour, DSP's music, Prasad Murella's camera work, Peter Hein's fights, beautiful costumes, locales and art direction will be other highlights of the film. A few predictable and over the top scenes are its drawbacks.
Besides direction, Trivikram Srinivas has also written story and screenplay for Attarintiki Daredi, which does not boast of any great story. The movie has simple story dealt in a typical Trivikram style. It has a nice blend of commercial ingredients like romance, comedy, action, punch dialogues, trendy music, family sentiment and beautiful locales. The director has included a few interesting twists and turns in the screenplay.
Attarintiki Daredi opens with the kidnapping of Samantha, who narrates her flashback story to Dhanraj, Venu and gang. The first half of the movie is very entertaining with some romantic, comedy scenes and couple of songs also impresses you in this portion. An interesting twist at the interval bang sets momentum for the story. While the first half has fast-paced narration, a few sentimental scenes slow down its pace in the second half. The climax is predictable, yet it is very heart touching.
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Pawan Kalyan's Performance In AD
As millionaire-turned driver, Pawan Kalyan has delivered a brilliant performance in Attarintiki Daredi. He impresses the viewers with his unique dialogue diction and comedy timing. He rocks them in all kinds of scenes like romance, action, dance and sentiment. In fact, he is the showman in the film.
Samantha's Performances In Ad
Samantha have played Pawan Kalyan's love interest in Attarintiki Daredi. As the daughter of Pawan's aunt, Samantha has good scope for performance and she has done justice to her role. She rocks the viewers with her glamour. Her chemistry with Pawan is a treat to watch on screen.
Pranitha's Performances In Ad
When compared to Samantha, Pranitha has small screen presence in Attarintiki Daredi, but she has used the available space to display her acting skills. She impresses audience with her glamour. Her chemistry with Pawan is also good.
Performances of Supporting Artistes In AD
Ali, Brahmanandam, Srinivas Reddy and MS Narayana try their best to tickle your funny bones in Attarintiki Daredi. Bollywood actor Boman Irani, who is debuting in Telugu with this film, has given good performance and he will impress Telugu Audience. Mukesh Rishi, Nadhiya, Rao Ramesh, Raghu Babu, Ahuti Prasad, Brahmaji have also done justice to their roles. Hamsa and Mumtaj will also rock you with their cameo roles.
DSP’s Music - A Big Strength Of AD
Attarintiki Daredi has rich production values and Devi Sri Prasad's music is the main attraction in the technical front. All his soundtracks are good to listen and 'Aaradugula Bullettu' and 'Bapu Gari Bommo' are everyone's pick. His background score elevates the intensity of several emotional scenes.
Picturisation And Action In AD
Prasad Murella's cinematography is another big highlight in Attarintiki Daredi. He has captured some of best scenes and angles in exotic locales like Pollachi, Spain, Switzerland and Italy. Peter Hein-choreographed action scenes are also among the big strengths of the film.
Trivikram's Dialogues In AD
Trivikram Srinivas, who is known for his dialogues, has written a few interesting punch dialogues and funny oneliners in the film, which will rock the audience. Dance choreography, beautiful costumes, locales and art direction are other highlights, which make the movie a visual treat.
Attarintiki Daredi Verdict
Overall, Attarintiki Daredi is a decent family entertainer, which has all commercial ingredients to attract mass audience. It is a typical Trivikram Srinivas film, which has brilliant performances and rich production values. It is a must watch movie for the fans of Pawan Kalyan and Trivikram.
Attarintiki Daredi Cast And Crew
Producer: BVSN Prasad
Director: Trivikram Srinivas
Cast: Pawan Kalyan, Samantha, Pranitha, Ali, Brahmanandam, Srinivas Reddy, MS Narayana, Boman Irani, Mukesh Rishi, Nadhiya, Rao Ramesh, Raghu Babu, Ahuti Prasad, Brahmaji, Hamsa and Mumtaj
Music: Devi Sri Prasad
Cinematography: Prasad Murella
Release date: September 27, 2013