Our rating: 2/5
Starring: Jyotika, R Parthiban, K Bhagyaraj, Thiagarajan, Pratap Pothen, Vidya Pradeep
Director: JJ Fredrick
Release date: 11 September 2020
Streaming on Aha.
Bangaru thalli is a thriller courtroom drama of a small-time lawyer. In this movie, Venba (Jyotika) goes to the reopening of a 15-year-old case ‘Psycho Jyoti’, with her father who also happens to associate with the case ‘Petition’ Pethuraj (Bhagyaraj). The film set up in a valley in northern India where a woman named “Jyothi” kills a couple of young men who were reported to be helping a rescue a young girl who was kidnapped. Jyothi was labeled a psycho killer who kidnaps and murders young girls. Police then later in a covert operation kills Jyothi and in turn closing the case. After about 15 years Venba request to re-open the case to let the world hear about Jyothi’s side of the story.
- Strong social message
- Emotional impact
- Uninspiring courtroom scenes
- Ineffective writing
- No vibrant argument between the lawyers
- Dull Screenplay