Sarvam Thaala Mayam is written and directed by Rajiv Menon. Nearly after 18 years, he has directed his next film. Rajiv Menon produced the musical drama under t

Sarvam Thaala Mayam Movie Review

SarvamThaala Mayam Movie Review Tamil Movie Review
Review for the film " Sarvam Thaala Mayam"
Runtime: 2 Hours 11 Minutes
Certificate: U
Released: 01-02-2019
Genre: Drama, Musical
2.75 / 5.0



Sarvam Thaala Mayam is written and directed by Rajiv Menon Rajiv Menon is one of the most acknowledged, talen >> Read More... Rajiv Menon . Nearly after 18 years, he has directed his next film. Rajiv Menon produced the musical drama under the banner, Mindscreen Film Institute. AR Rahman composed the music. The film has the main star cast has “ G V Prakash Kumar In Indian cinema, there are very few singers and m >> Read More... G V Prakash Kumar ,” Aparna Balamurali Aparna Balamurali is an actress in Indian cinema w >> Read More... Aparna Balamurali , “ Vineeth Vineeth, is the nephew of yesteryear actress Padmi >> Read More... Vineeth ,” Nedumudi Venu Nedumudi Venu was born on 22nd May 1948. He is com >> Read More... Nedumudi Venu , Shantha Dhananjayan, Elango Kumaravel Elango Kumaravel is an Indian artist and script re >> Read More... Elango Kumaravel , “ Dhivyadharshini Dhivyadharshini is a Tamil TV show host and compe >> Read More... Dhivyadharshini ,” Athira and Sumesh. Ravi Yadav Ravi Yadav, an Indian cinematographer is known for >> Read More... Ravi Yadav handled the camera and Anthony edited the film.


Peter is the son of a Mridangam maker, Johnson. He is passionate about learning Mridangam. Peter prefers to learn under Vembu Iyer, the expert. He expresses this to his father, who tells him that they will throw him out of doors, if he approaches them to learn Mridangam. As he said, when Peter approached, Mani, the disciple of Vembu Iyer, throws him out. But, Peter waits and waits and gets an opportunity to meet Vembu Iyer, who initially denies teaching Peter, then approves. On Seeing Peter’s passion, Vembu Iyer is much impressed, but this didn’t go well with Mani, who plans to take revenge. What happens next? Did Peter get success in his ambition? Watch the film in theaters!

Star Performance

GV Prakash Kumar did his best. Vineeth and Aparna are good in their roles. But, it is Nedumudi Venu, who swallowed everyone with his excellent performance. His looks, body language and the performance, make us feel him as a legendary Mridangam Vidwan.


Rajiv Menon’s screenplay is neat and he had moved it excellently well. The transformation of GV Prakash is good. The scenes between Venu and GV are fantastic. Rajiv had dealt with the cast issues excellently well; not with the dialogues, but the actions. Music by Rahman is one among the best in the film. With the simple beats, Rahman and his team impressed the audiences. The cinematography and the editing are good. The chemistry between the leads is good too.

What’s There?

  • Performance by Nedumudi Venu and GV Prakash is the biggest plus
  • The music composition by AR Rahman is fantastic
  • Narration, cinematography and editing are good

What’s Not There?

  • The intimate scenes between the leads could have been avoided
  • Some more tiny flaws slow down the flow of the film


With the neat performance and the good narration, the film is good. If certain scenes had been avoided, the film would have been a complete family entertainer. However, it is watchable, once!