Actor Samantha Akkineni, who lately caught up with Suriya-starrer Soorarai Pottru, has described it as the film of the yr in a Twitter submit, calling it the inspiration she wanted. Suriya thanked Samantha for her gesture.
“Film of the year #SooraraiPottru. What a gem. @Suriya_offl #SudhaKongara @ Aparnabala2 @PrimeVideoIN. Outstanding. Just the inspiration I needed (sic), ”Samantha wrote on Twitter.
Directed by Sudha Kongara, the film relies on the life of Captain GR Gopinath – founder of the funds airline Air Deccan. The challenge, which marked Suriya’s maiden collaboration with a feminine director, additionally options Aparna Balamurali, Paresh Rawal and veteran Telugu actor Mohan Babu in essential roles.
The film, which was imagined to launch in theaters earlier this yr in April, had its world premiere on Amazon Prime on October 30. Released in Tamil and Telugu, the film was acquired very nicely by the viewers and in addition to the critics.
Upon its launch, Captain Gopinath took to Twitter to understand the film and its makers. In a collection of tweets, Gopinath was all reward for director Sudha Kongara and Suriya. Even although he known as the film ‘closely fictionalized’, he raved it for outstandingly capturing the essence of his story and wrestle.
“Soorarai Pottru. Heavily fictionalized but outstanding in capturing the true essence of the story of my book. A real roller coaster. Yes, watched it last night. Could have helped help laughing and crying on many family scenes that brought memories, ”Gopinath wrote.
He mentioned his story was dramatized “but true to the undying spirit of triumph of hope against struggles and tribulations of an entrepreneur with disadvantaged rural background over overwhelming odds.”
He heaped particular reward for portraying his spouse’s character completely. “The portrayal of my wife Bhargavi by Aparna was very well etched out, of a woman who had her own mind, strong but soft, feisty and fearless and an inspiration to rural women especially who are equal and can be entrepreneurs in their own right,” “He mentioned.
“And Suriya was powerful and carried off the part of an entrepreneur obsessed to the point of madness that makes dreams come true. A timely and great uplifting story in these times of gloom, ”he added.
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