Kutty Story Movie Review

2.5 / 5.0

Kutty Story is an anthology film with four short movies. The films are directed by Gautham Menon, Venkat Prabhu, AL Vijay and Nalan Kumarasamy. The film has Vijay Sethupathi, Gautham Menon, Amitash Pradhan, Amala Paul, Megha Akash, Vinoth Kishan, “Sunaina,” Sakshi Agarwal, “Varun,” Aditi Balan, Sangeetha and Robo Shankar. GVM directs Edhirpaara Muththam, the music is by Karthik, the cinematography is by Manoj Paramahamsa and the editing is by Anthony. Avanum Naanum is by AL Vijay, Madhu composed the music, Arvind Krishna cranked the camera and editing is by Anthony. Venkat Prabhu helms Lokham, Premgi Amaren composed the music, Sakthi Saravanan cranked the camera and KL Praveen edited it. Nalan directs Aadal Paadal, Shanmuga is the cinematographer, Edwin composed the music and Sreekar Prasad edited the film. Ishari Ganesh produced the film.

Plot

In Edhirpaara Muththam, Aadhi and Mrinalini are college mates. They say that they are good friends. Once, they had their lunch together and in the end, they kissed. After years, they got married to someone and settled in different locations. What will happen when they meet again?

In Avanum Naanum, Preeti is a college girl. She loves Vikram. Both were intimate and Preeti is pregnant now. She tells this to Vikram. But, after this, she couldn’t contact him. The confused Preeti was asked to abort the child. What did she do?

In Lokham, Varun is a gamer and he meets a fellow gamer online. He wants to meet her in the real-life. Did he succeed?

In Aadal Paadal, a husband cheats his wife. When the wife finds it out, will his situation turn worse? Did their marriage gets quit or continue?

Star Performance

The stars had performed pretty decently in all the stories. Vijay Sethupathi and Aditi Balan’s performance is the top-notch among all. The rest of the stars in other shorts had also performed well.

Analysis

All the stories are different; yet fall under the category, love. Gautham Menon’s direction is good with a lot of emotions and crispy dialogues. The cinematography and the music in all the stories are good. CG portions in Lokham is good. Not all the stories are overwhelming and they have some ups and downs.

What’s There?

  • Impressive star cast and neat performance
  • Different stories by different makers
  • Production and technical values are good.

What’s Not There?

  • Lokham could have been made better

Verdict

Some stories have a good cast, neat story and performance and some lack in the execution. Overall, Kutty Story is watchable once!

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