Singeetham Srinivasa Rao is well-known critically-acclaimed director, who has won several Nandi and National awards for his works in the past. The title of his latest directorial venture - Welcome Obama and a few foreign characters featured in its promos have created lot of curiosity of the film goers. The movie, which has hit the screens today, is a unique attempt in Tollywood and a good family entertainer. But its dragging narration may not go well with the mass audience.
Welcome Obama is a family drama with a least amount of commercial elements. Singeetham Srinivasa Rao's unique script, interesting screenplay, dialogues and soothing music, lead actors' performances, Dharshan's cinematography and Varma's art direction are the highlights of the movie. But the slow-paced narration is the biggest drawback, which almost kills the interest of viewers.
The director has chosen brand new theme, which has not been brought to the screens so far in Tollywood. Set in the backdrop of the banks of Godavari river, the film revolves around the concept of surrogacy. Singeetham have weaved a beautiful story, but he has forgotten the masala elements like comedy. There is a comedy track, but that also fails to evoke laughter. The movie runs on a slow pace, which bores the audience.
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