Kabali Reviewby MyMazaa.com
9:45 PM : Movie opens in Malaysia, Government mulls over whether to release Kabaleeswaran or not 9:30PM : #Showtime Kabali
9:50 PM : Rajani Introduction is superb, Kabali is released from the jail after 25 years
9:55 PM : Scene where Kabali attacks drugs wing of Gang 43 , came out well
10:00 PM : First song elevates Rajani’s charishma , his special dance moment will be liked by fans
10:05 PM : Kabali ( Kabaleeswaran) is the story of a man who worked for betterment of working class Indians living in Malaysia
10:10 PM : Screenplay is not racy. May be to make it seem realistic gangs and gang wars are established at a slower pace.
10:15 PM : Flashback Time…establishing How Kabali has grown from a worker to a gang leader !
10:25 PM : How far audience will comprehend and connect to the indians struggle in Malaysia 25 years ago ..is any one’s guess.
10:30 PM :Quality of the movie, slick visuals , realistic gangwar and Rajani’s super charishma are positive points so far. On flip side , slow narration is the main issue.
10:45 PM : Emotional flashback comes to an end. With a superb Twist , Interval Time !
Interval report: KABALI is a realistic gang war movie set in the backdrop of Malaysia! Slow screenplay is the only problem with the first half , and one should not expect commercial mass elements. Still Rajanikanth’s presence his unimitable styles and movie’s top-notch quality cinematography and artwork makes this movie appreciable. Overall an average first half for common audience. Rajini fans will have a feast.
11:15 PM: Learning that his wife is alive, Kabali flies to India
11:30 PM: Kabali in search of his wife in India.. Boring scenes
11:35 PM: Finally Rajani meets his wife, followed by a sentiment song . Appeals for ladies and family audience
11:40 PM: Kabali returns to Malaysia , finds that his empire is getting destroyed. Key associates are being eliminated
11:55 PM: Now, being alone , how Kabali will take-on mighty Gang 43 will be interesting.
12:00 AM: Pre climax scenes where Kabali enters Tony Lee’s dad 100th Birthday celebrations fabulous . Elevation of Rajani – The Kabali to the peak. Fans will go bersek!!
12:01 AM: Kabaaaaaali is back to his elements!!!!
12:45 PM: With Kabali killing Tony Lee, Movie comes to an end.
The film is more of Ranjith’s film than Superstar Rajini’s film. Slow screenplay gets to you sometimes, however the director took ample care and included all the elements that will make Superstar fans go frenzy. Photography by G Murali and music by Santhosh Narayanan elevates the feel of the movie. A definite watch for Rajini fans.
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Rajinikanth’s most awaited 159th film Kabali has already created sensation with the promotions across the globe, the songs of the movie are already on everybody’s tip of tongue & also are trending over Youtube with views and likes, On the release day itself 1000 CD’s were sold. Rajinikanth’s last film Lingaa failed to impress the Box Office, after which Superstar Rajinikanth struggled for this film for his fans. Kabali movie is released in both Tamil and Telugu languages, Pa Ranjith directed the film & is produced by the Kalaipuli S Thanu under the banner of V Creations. Radhika Apte will be seen sharing screen space with a Rajinikanth, Dinesh Ravi, and Nassar are having crucial characters in the film. We will see Rajinikanth as an actor, not a showman performing tricks that have gone stale over the years.
Rajinikanth’s will be seen playing the role of a don Kabaleeswaran in stylish look again with a beard and wearing a suit which suits him well in this film while Dhansika will be seen as a daughter in this flick. Kabali will be releasing over 300+ screens in Indonesia by Malik Streams who recently released Theri film. Kabali will run a school and help children who are affected by the gang wars. Makers shot most part of the film in Malaysia.
Within in one day the teaser of the film managed to achieve 4,85,172 views and 16,777 likes on youtube, Teaser received many appraisals for the dialogue delivery & action performance which was excellent and awesome. Thailava fans are eagerly waiting with immense care to watch the film on the first day of release, No words to say or to describe as Rajinikanth Kabali raised goosebumps among the fans with the teaser setting next level expectations.
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The story of the movie Kabali is all about a gangster & is featured with Pre-Independence era of Tamilians who were ruled by British as slaves and sent to Malaysia to work in Rubber factory. Kabaleswaram’s family members were also moved to Malaysia to work there, which makes Kabaleswaram to turn into Don in order to save Tamilians from British.
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Santhosh Narayanan has given the music for this film whereas Cinematography was carried by G.Murali & editing work is done by Praveen K.L. Makers invested 100 crores in the film with the help of Production Company V Creations and Distribution by Gemini Film Circuit. The movie is releasing in Singapore and Indonesia, in Malaysia Malik Streams Productions and Distributions took the screening rights in Tamil version and also this flick is dubbed in Thai and Chinese to take it over Hong Kong and China. Movie is releasing in record number of places not only in Tamil but also in other languages.
Kabali will be premiered in France and Paris where the satellite rights are acquired from Jaya TV. For promoting this film Air Asia makers painted plains with Kabali Theme, Indian financial company Muthoot FinCorp produced silver coins for the cast of the film.
Kabalai Movie Songs:
Audio rights to the film are acquired by Think Music & audio has been in released in Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi languages, While original soundtrack was released in Tamil itself, Movie has five songs which are listed as below:
Ulagam Oruvanukka– This ‘Ulagam Oruvanukka’ which minted 12 lakh hits with 18,000 likes and 700+ dislikes.
Neruppu Da- For the teaser Neruppu Da song in the Youtube it had got 7,780,315 number of views till now and had got 105,396 likes on Youtube.
In Telugu language, Kabali movie has six songs for which the lyrics were penned by Ananth Shriram, Vanamali, and Ramajogayya Sastri. Earlier Rajinikanth made Basha which was also a gangster based movie. So Rajini fans are waiting to watch the film which is expected to create new records in the film industry after Baahubali.
In Hindi, Audio rights are acquired by Think Music for a recording price, The lyrics for the Hindi music had been penned by Raqib Saleem and all the songs of all the three languages had been composed and programmed by Santosh Narayanan. Prakash Raj has a crucial role in this film, but later he was replaced with John Vijay. Makers started shooting on August 21, 2015, in Chennai and managed an entire picture in Malaysia, Bangkok and Hong Kong.
Kabali is all set to entertain the audience in theaters for 2 hours 32 minutes, it will be the biggest release for the second half of the year 2016 in Bollywood, Kollywood, and Tollywood, Movie received U certificate from the regional censor board. Kabali will be another milestone for Rajinikanth for his career.
Rajinikanth will be seen playing two different roles in the film, One as vintage Kabali and the other one as 60 years old Kabali. The movie is expected to slate over 10,000 screens worldwide on July 22. In Kerala, Superstar Mohanlal took the distribution rights, In Chennai, few companies had given holiday to the employees, Which is only possible for Superstar who can make ordinary date into a festival date. Already Kabali mania started all over the places, For the second time Rajinikanth is back in the gangster role to bang the records of box office, Expectations are high on the Kabali film.
Kabali is the first South Indian film to release in the Hawaii state of USA, Cine Galaxy acquired the US distribution rights and confirmed the Regal Dole Cannery movie hall which is located in Hawaii. In Chennai almost all the tickets are already sold out, Fans are requesting for few more shows, This is the first South Indian film to release in 60 countries.
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