Rakshit Shetty

Where: Avane Srimannarayana

Why: Every once in a while, we get a mainstream movie so unclassifiable, so out there, so unmindful of the Is this a safe bet at the box office? question (or even the Does all the clutter come together? question) that you’re just glad the damn thing exists. Is Avane Srimannarayana a perfect movie? Hell, no! But the storytelling has a tonal purity. The film is one of a kind — it also looks all of a piece. Sachin Ravi is the director, but the disruptor is star and co-writer Rakshit Shetty, who backed this masala action Kannada movie with that rarest of things: a voice.



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