Her Chapter-1 is a Telugu crime, thriller, and drama film released in 2023. Sreedhar Swaraghav is the film’s director and writer. The film’s producers are Deepa Sankuratri and Raghu Sankuratri. Pavan composed the music, and Chanakya Toorupu edited the film. Lavanya GK Devineni is the art director, and Santosh Kumar Bio coming soon... >> Read More... is the costume designer. The cinematography is by Vishnu Besi.
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The film revolves around a double murder mystery. Near Hyderabad, the police find the dead bodies of two persons, namely Vishal Pasupuleti and Swathi. ACP Archana Prasad (Ruhani Sharma), who is back to work after a six-month suspension, is given the charge to investigate this double murder. He starts working on this case with his comprising of Nataraj (Jeevan Kumar) and others.
Archana finds out that Vishal and Swathi had a secret affair with each other. Moreover, the weapon used to kill Vishal and Swathi has a personal link with Archana. As she investigates further, she discovers a connection to a famous arms dealer named Keshav. Archana faces various obstacles in solving this case, such as the loss of her boyfriend in a shootout.
Who killed Vishal and Swathi, and Why? What is the relation between them? What is the personal connection between the murder weapon and Archana? Will Archana be successful in solving this murder mystery?
Ruhani Sharma gave a fantastic performance. She shows all the characteristics of a bold and intelligent police officer. Her dialogue delivery, expressions, and body language are superb. With her performance in this film, Ruhani proves that she can be an asset to the Telugu film industry. She runs the film alone. Her feelings due to past trauma and her way of investigation are impressive.
Jeevan Kumar makes the film engaging through his comedy. The comedic scene between him and Chitram Seenu Chitram Seenu is an Indian comedian who appears in >> Read More... is highly entertaining.
Vikas Vashista, who played a limited role, looks decent on the screen. Among all the cast, Ruhani Sharma and Jeevan Kumar steal the whole film with their performance.
The film takes the viewers on a suspenseful journey and keeps them guessing from start to finish. The narrative depicts investigation, personal disputes, and emotional struggles. The film explores the themes of trust, deception, and personal grievances. It perfectly balances crime investigations along with emotional stories.
Besides a suspenseful and tense atmosphere, the film also entertains the viewers with comedic scenes. The second half is more gripping as it is full of twists and turns. The direction deserves a lot of appreciation as everything, including the cast, looks very realistic. The cinematography enhances the film’s suspenseful atmosphere. The music intensifies the emotional elements.
However, the film suffers from various weaknesses. There is nothing unique in the story, and it lacks thrilling elements. Some scenes seem to be repetitive in the second half. The romantic track between Ruhani and Vikas is not good. Moreover, the ending is not up to the expectations of the viewers.
• Suspense, twists, and turns.
• Comedic scenes make the film entertaining.
• Romantic love story.
• Emotional moments.
• A romantic love story.
• Double murder mystery.
• Themes of crime, deception, and personal struggle.
• Neat cinematography.
• Fantastic background music.
• Excellent performance by Ruhani Sharma and Jeevan Kumar.
What’s Not There?
• The first half is less gripping.
• Repetitive scenes in the second half.
• Slow pace.
• Weak thrilling elements.
• Weak editing.
• Minor technical glitches.
All in all, Her Chapter-1 is an impressive crime-thriller film full of twists and turns. However, there is nothing new in the film’s story. The performances by the cast, the background music, and the cinematography hold the film firmly. If you wish to solve a murder mystery, you can try this film.