Vaathi is scripted and directed by Venky Atluri. The film is produced by Surya Devara Naga Vamsi and Sai Soujanya. Yuvaraj cranked the camera, and Naveen Nooli

Vaathi Movie Review

Vaathi Movie Review Tamil Movie Review
By nettv4u.com
Review for the film " Vaathi"
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Runtime: 2 Hours 20 Minutes
Certificate: U
Released: 17-02-2023
Genre: Drama
3.25 / 5.0



Vaathi is scripted and directed by Venky Atluri Venky Atluri is a dialogue writer, director as wel >> Read More... Venky Atluri . The film is produced by Surya Devara Naga Vamsi and Sai Soujanya. Yuvaraj cranked the camera, and Naveen Nooli edited the film. “ G V Prakash Kumar In Indian cinema, there are very few singers and m >> Read More... G V Prakash Kumar ” composed the music. The film features “ Dhanush This lanky superstar Dhanush is an actor from Tami >> Read More... Dhanush ,” Samyuktha Menon Samyuktha Menon is an actress who mostly works in >> Read More... Samyuktha Menon , P. Sai Kumar He was born on July 27, 1960 in Vijayanagaram, And >> Read More... Sai Kumar , Tanikella Bharani Tanikella Bharani is a renowned actor in Telugu an >> Read More... Tanikella Bharani , “ Samuthirakani Samuthirakani has carved a niche for himself in th >> Read More... Samuthirakani ,” “,” Pammi Sai Bio coming soon... >> Read More... Pammi Sai , Hyper Aadi Aadi, a very famous comedian in Telegu industry, h >> Read More... Hyper Aadi , Aadukalam Naren Aadukalam Naren was born in Chennai the heartland >> Read More... Aadukalam Naren , Sha Ra Shiva Shah Raji, a.k.a Sha Ra on 4 November 1985, >> Read More... Sha Ra , “ Ilavarasu Ilavarasu is the cinematographer turned actor in T >> Read More... Ilavarasu ,” Naan Kadavul Click to look into! >> Read More... Naan Kadavul Rajendran It's no secret that most celebrities use stunt >> Read More... Rajendran ,” Hareesh Peradi Hareesh Peradi, a sublime actor who blends so well >> Read More... Hareesh Peradi , Ken Karunas Ken Karunas is an Indian-actor. He basically works >> Read More... Ken Karunas , and “ Sumanth Sumanth is a film actor and producer, working most >> Read More... Sumanth .”


Bala is an assistant Maths teacher in a school who works gets stuck with the privatization of education. He was given a tedious task to prove himself in a school where the administrators or parents did not support him. Was he able to prove his mettle? The rest of the film showcases this.

Star Performances

Dhanush is a natural actor and has proved a lot of times that he could turn any script pleasant with his performance. His screen presence and performance in Vaathi prove this once again. Samyuktha didn’t have a significant performance-oriented role. Yet, she is neat in the given role. Samuthirakani’s role is a usual villain and not so menacing. Ken Karunas and a few actors who played the students did their best.


The film has a similar theme that we saw in the Hrithik Roshan Hrithik Roshan with his unimaginable dance moves i >> Read More... Hrithik Roshan starrer, “ Super 30 Click to look into! >> Read More... Super 30 ,” and a few movies, including Nammavar of Kamal Haasan Kamal Haasan is the most versatile actor that Indi >> Read More... Kamal Haasan . Education is the central theme; hence, we can see traces of films related to the genre. Dhanush’s screen presence is the biggest plus in the movie, and he shoulders the script well. The film displays a lot of social issues but hadn’t provided any final solution to them. Some social problems are sorted out only in cinemas, and people enjoy the heroes’ performances, and that’s because of perfect writing. Though Vaathi’s writing is decent, it needed better writing to make it completely satisfactory material. The music by GV Prakash elevates many sequences, and the songs are fantastic too. The visuals are cool. The film is set in the 90s era, but except for a few things from that period, nothing was shown, and the story appears to be happening in the contemporary period.

What’s There?

  • The performance of Dhanush is neat
  • The music, visuals, and editing are decent

What’s Not There?

  • The writing could’ve been a bit better, though it is decent
  • Only issues are raised, and no solutions


The biggest positive of the film is it is not too preachy. Dhanush’s performance makes the role solid and impressive. It is a watch-worthy film with the performances and the societal issues sorted.