It is a story of revenge laced around horror and comedy.
Rakshasudu tracks to how and why Suriya gets to see
spirits. Does he posses any unique powers? What is the connection
between him and that special wraith Suriya meets in the process?
What Suriya does for that special someone, forms the story.
Whoa! Suriya can also do this? It's quite a revelation for
Suriya. He gets to showcase his acting, comedy and action prowess
in this two layered characterization.
He surprises you with idiosyncratic gesticulations though the
dubbing feels bit loud at times. Nayanatara hardly gets any screen time
while Pranitha Subash fill the gaps. Premgiamaran and Prathiban
make their presence felt.
Venkat Prabhu, who is known to serve a
racy screen play, failed to produce his mark in Rakshasudu
though it is pretty engaging. Few high moments in the film comes as
a savior in the otherwise formulaic film. The film has its traces
from a recently released Telugu flick and it is also loosely
inspired from an English film, The Frighteners.
Though the songs failed to create any impact, Yuvan
Shankar Raja's background music has made the director's job
easy. Poor CG work is a big let down.
Despite its flaws, Venkat Prabhu made a perfect potboiler with a
great mix of mass elements and entertainment. One to mention, it's
a Suriya's show all the way and the special bonus makes it worth a
Film opens up with a bang and Pawan Kalyan reference impresses
High In Masss
10 minutes into the film, you are already energized with the
She appears hardly in 5 scenes. Disappointing flick for her
Nayantara-Suriya track though is short, it is sweet and
Brahmanandam makes an appearance.
One liners did not work in favor of the film, which a big
Venkat Prabhu's mark, high octane interval bang makes it an
Yuvan's music is a huge add on for this horror comedy. He makes
it engaging with his amazing back ground score.
Flash reveals the show and Suriya's action with some traces of
comedy at the end is a treat to watch.