Here is Fidaa Movie Review:
Fidaa is a Telugu love story starring Varun Tej and Sai Pallavi. This is Sai Pallavi’s Telugu debut produced by Dil Raju and directed by Sekhar Kammula. The movie released on the 21st of July 2017.
Varun Tej is an upcoming actor in T town who rose to fame with movies like Mukunda and Kanche. Fidaa is Sai Pallavi’s first Telugu movie and clearly, she stole the show. She plays the role of a pakka Telangana village girl with the perfect accent and everything. Varun Tej is a cool NRI who falls for Sai Pallavi when he comes to India. The story goes on to show their love story, how it develops, the obstacles they face and how they get over them.
This movie is hyped up mainly because of Sai Pallavi and all the effort she put into this. Apart from that, director Sekhar Kammula came back into movies after a long gap. For these reasons, Fidaa created a lot of buzz among audience. Read on to know what it is in the movie that it has a good talk.
Varun is an NRI residing in the US with his family. They visit India to find a suitable girl for Varun’s brother. Bhanumati (Sai Pallavi) and her family are then introduced and a match is finalized between Varun’s brother and Bhanumati’s sister. Marriage arrangements take place and slowly a friendship develops between the lead characters. Bhanu starts to develop feelings for Varun and a romance builds. The movie is a little monotonous here, but the romance is going on.
Misunderstandings begin to build between Varun and Bhanu and things get heated up after which Varun returns to US with his brother and the brother’s wife. After this, actor Harsh Vardhan is introduced and he falls for Bhanu at first sight and proposes to her. Varun on the other hand, trying to win her love, proposes to her but she rejects his proposal, leaving Varun heartbroken. After this, the distance between both these actors keeps increasing and misunderstandings get worse. This leads to a conflict between the two of them but eventually, they sort it out and after a very emotional scene, the movie ends on a happy note!
Varun looks handsome in his all new cool guy attitude while Sai Pallavi is the crux of the movie and it her performance that keeps the audience going. She has done a very good job and made her acting look very natural and effortless. As for the story, it is a simple story that you can watch if you want to just sit back and relax. It is a family entertainer considering all the jokes and punch dialogues. The first half is very entertaining whereas the second half becomes a little emotional. This movie captures the pure Telangana essence. It is a simple, heartwarming story based on emotional bonds between family members and relations filled with love. Sekhar Kammula did a very good job introducing the character of Bhanu and her family.
Sai Pallavi’s role
Punch dialogues by Sai Pallavi
Perfect rural Telangana set up and accent
Feel good factor
Simplicity in story
Chemistry between co-actors
Slow narration in places
Conflict and reuniting scenes are not very convincing
All in all, Fidaa is a good movie, a fun filled family entertainer with a simple and easy story that makes you leave with a good feeling. Both Varun Tej and Sai Pallavi have done a good job.