actors: Tovino Thomas, Guru Somasundaram, Baiju, Aju Varghese, Femina George
Director: Basil Joseph
Rating: 2.5 stars (out of 5)
In an unspecified corner of Kerala, the twist of lightning and fate strikes twice and transforms two different human beings into forces of calculation. One of them, the named protagonist (Tovino Thomas), is a tailor who believes he deserves a better life and accepts the responsibility imposed on him with the seriousness it deserves.
The other (Guru Somasundaram), a tea shop owner with nothing to lose, decides to go his own way. Both have many personal fights on their hands, but stumble upon a great cause for an epic face beyond the confines of their own lives. In short, it is Lightning Murali, A Malayalam superhero movie, whose ambitions are more than its purpose.
Lightning MuraliWritten by Arun Anirudhan and Justin Mathew, the third film by director Basil Joseph. It’s really hard to get an aboriginal tree, but it wipes out borrowed traps and fails to find its own feet – and the reason for being there.
It rides on the domestic, loosely illustrated version of Batman vs. Joker Construct. It lacks a meaningful social and / or cultural context that can combine fictional Hollywood-inspired writing and is at least logical in the Malayalam context.
Strictly speaking, the movie streaming on Netflix does not stop trying and is aimed at the sky. That courage certainly deserves applause. The technical characteristics of the film (except for some VFX in the climactic columns) are undeniably solid. Lightning Murali It also has areas that prevent the harmful effects of the great, original comic-book fantasy that motivates effort.
Supporting Roles – A senior police officer (Baiju) who thinks the town belongs to him, the hero’s false brother-in-law (Aju Varghese), a woman (Femina George), runs a travel agency that doubles as a martial arts academy. Shelley Kishore (Shelley Kishore) – a woman who breaks up with a man she ran away from years ago and returns to her brother’s house – is given substantial shots, but they are not engraved clearly enough.
The worst thing is that due to the moral and emotional ambiguity surrounding the confrontation between the hero and the villain – both seem to be driven by similar stimuli, although their modes differ drastically in the flow of the planned climax – large parts of the film. Fall into a gap and shallow hole.
The superhero (often the lungi wearer) and the enemy (in the beginning, as they appear to be when they arrive) use domestic methods to hide their true identities. Straight from the school game a bird-dress, a pistol-bag cover torn from the face of a frightening stick, towels and other pieces of cloth came to hand, and the two men come forward to express their inhuman physical and mental powers.
These eventually lead to a descendant superhero suit, the tailor-protagonist implicitly stitching for himself, announcing the arrival of a crusader who is in the mood to mark the business and start an action movie franchise.
To Lightning Murali In order to deliver sequels, not only does the named character have to be much higher than he is here, he also has to look for a stronger, less squeaky opponent. The man named Lightning Murali never stops playing the victim card: his anger develops from the denial of his dignity.
Lightning Murali Uses heartbeats, misfortunes and hell to execute the plot. The hero is engulfed in his college flames and, after listening to the advice of his policeman-brother, decides to throw him out; The latter is a persecuted discharge.
The film begins with a thunderbolt and flames that injure a young man and a boy who take a few lives. The film re-emphasizes this incident in building the finale. The 159-minute film causes many more fires and explosions. But real turning points Lightning Murali Two lightning strikes.
When things end, the two get points for settling not only on each other, but also on the world around them. This includes women who do not have the courage to oppose their male siblings. One of them (Sneha Babu) is scared to see his strict brother who has no qualms about abusing the power that his uniform gives him. The other embraces the feelings her silent boyfriend sends out, but she fails to gather the courage to reassure herself.
Lightning Murali It is about weak (or misguided) men, the stroke of luck to get rid of their shyness and a few meek women deprive themselves of the right to decide their own destiny. Take a leaf from the Marvel and DC Comics playbook, Lightning Murali Observes how an ordinary man who dreams of escaping the hardships of random life becomes the savior of a besieged small town.
If they had developed a new and more rooted approach to telling the story of a crime-buster with exceptional powers, the producers would have done countless better. Jason / Lightning Murali was played by Tovino Thomas with a mixture of skill and control, but the story did not exactly storm.
Rather than the story of a war that shook the earth between good and evil, the film is a pillow account of the birth of a superhero. It takes a lot of time and a lot of effort on the part of a nephew to figure out the exact nature of the special powers that Jason has and what he can use them for.
The system is only about the feature Lightning Murali It sets it up as shameless monkeys from American superhero movies. In one important scene, the hero’s nephew explains to him that Spider-Man gained his power because he was bitten by a spider. But the boy could not tell how and why Bruce Wayne became Batman. He jokingly says he may have been hit by a cricket bat.
That’s it Lightning Murali Together with Sanders, embraces an all-too-written way and drops a paradox as it seeks to convince us Batman-Like superhero parallel to the lesson in Kerala. Are we writing the picture? not at all. If nothing else, Lightning Murali Its wings have been shown solely to give a sense of proportion. It floats dangerously low though.