The story is about a guitarist Sanju Reddy (Allu Arjun). He is a lead guitarist for a band based in Spain. Then comes Akanksha (Catherine Tresa), a rich kid of an Indian politician, who comes to Spain for higher studies. She is drawn to this particular diary in Spain. The reason for this interest is because of the love-story of the previous owner of this diary. The owner being Komali Sankarabharanam (Amala Paul). And yes, the love-story is about Sanju and Komali.
The establishing of the main characters is done very subtly and
very believably. Akanksha who is very moved by their story get very
attached to the characters. And when she comes across Sanju in
person, she is naturally drawn to him. The director deserves
appreciation at this point for achieving very good non-forced
acting from the actors.
When Akanksha finds out the story of Sanju and Komali ended
abruptly, she demands explanation. Akanksha realises the beautiful
story she loves has a very tragic ending. Akanksha starts
developing feelings towards Sanju. She even proposes to
The story gets interesting after this. Does Sanju accept
Akanksha's love? What was the tragic love-story? What happened to
Komali? Forms the rest of the movie.
What to expect: The over-all look of the movie
is very clean. Heavy heroic dialogues which have the tendency to
weigh a viewer down is excused and very natural and subtle
dialogues and acting is a breath of fresh air in the movie.
Acting from Allu Arjun and Catherine Tresa are a definite plus in the movie. Though a little more was expected from Amala Paul, she seemed a bit too timid in the character. The music and choreography was impressive, though Allu Arjun's dancing took a back seat. Placing of songs are very good and the cinematography of the movie is very good too. Continue reading the review in the slider.
Iddarammayilatho is definitely a good movie to watch.
The movie gets a lot more interesting in the second half. The
climax definitely lets the viewers go home happy.
Puri Jagannath Direction Very Mature
Puri Jagannath's direction is a huge plus. His work seems to
improve by each film. This movie shows talent and dedication in
double-fold. He has succeeded in drawing the best of their talent
from everyone involved in the film. Be it the acting, music,
cinematography or action sequences, he is perfect.
Catherine Tresa Acting Very Good
Catherine Tresa's acting was a definite surprise. She has done a
very good work with the character. She is definitely here to
Allu Arjun Magic Again
Allu Arjun has proved himself yet again. He has succeeded in
making the character believable and very honest. He has given
heroism a very subtle and very natural feel. Action from Allu Arjun
was definitely impressive. He did a very good job at coming up with
a innovative technique to bash up the bad guys.
Amala Paul A little Too Subtle
Amala Paul's acting took a side step with all the attention
going to Catherine, maybe the expectation from her was a lot
higher. Her character could have been a lot better, there
definitely was a good scope for it.
Bramhanandam and Ali though have their own charm , the overall
comedy part of the movie was a little disappointing.
Devi Sri Prasad Very Good At His Job
Music from Devi Sri Prasad was very refreshing. With the songs
placed perfectly. It gave the audience a very happy feel.
Chiranjeevi songs was a huge plus. The reaction to the songs were
Allu Arjun has proved his magic yet again.
Verdict: With Allu Arjun's magic and Catheirne
in the movie, Iddarammayilatho is a definite plus.