Budget: 250 Cr.

Duration: 171 mins

Banner: Konidela Production Company

Director: Surender Reddy

Producer: Ram Charan

Writer: Sai Madhav Burra

Music: Amit Trivedi

Star Cast: Chiranjeevi, Sudeep, Vijay Sethupathi, Jagapathi Babu, Nayanthara, Tamannaah, Amitabh Bachchan & others.

Plus Points:

  • Chiranjeevi’s super explosive performance is the biggest plus point.
  • Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is the story of India’s first freedom fighter, who’s known to a very few which keeps the interests alive throughout.
  • Though lots of cinematic liberties are being taken, still it’s worth the watch.
  • Nayanthara as Chiranjeevi’s wife, Sudheep, Tamannah have done decent job. Amitabh Bachan has hardly any worthwhile role to make his presence felt.
  • Film has many many plus points like it has been shot on massive canvas, great visual spectacle, mind blowing action/ battle scenes/ sets and great patriotic saga.
  • Songs are picturized on an extreme scale.
  • Cinematography(R. Rathnavelu) is of high standard.
  • Director Surendra Reddy has fulfilled his desire to mount this magnum opus on Bahubali’s level.

Minus Points:

  • Conflict between villagers & British Soldier is repeated too many times.
  • Film has resemblance to “Lagaan”, “Mangal Pandey” etc
  • Too lengthy & requires atleast 20-25 mins trimming.


Promos have created great pre-release curiosity and hence, is likely to do good business in South but due to excessive south flavor, it might struggle to do decent business in Hindi.

Business Ratings: (Hindi: 2/5), (South: 3/5)