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Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren Review

U Adventure, Comedy, Romance 2 hrs 28 mins Feb 2, 2018
Average
2.7

Critics

2.7

Users

2.9

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren Review & Rating

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Oru Nalla Naal Pathu Solren, directed by debutant Arumuga Kumar belongs to the adventure comedy genre which has already garnered a lot of buzz as it hints towards being a roller coaster of a comedy. Featuring stars like Vijay Sethupathi Gautham Karthik, Niharika Konidela, Gayathrie and Ramesh Thilak in pivotal roles, ONNPS is expected to have the ingredients to make it a winner at the box office. Let’s check and analyze some Oru Nalla Naal Pathu Solren reviews from various critics below:

Rating 2 from  indiatimes

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren (ONNPS) is the kind of film that might have seemed funny as a concep...

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The plot though may sound familiar but is treated with a fresh feel and approach. Vijay Sethupathi is a tribal leader who has his eyes set on Niharika, a young city-bred girl, to kidnap her as he has sworn to marry her. To save Niharika from Vijay comes in a bumbling college boy (played by Gautham Karthik), whom the girl has a soft corner for, standing in his way. What follows is a series of comical sequences and confusion among all which leads to a hilarious climax.

Rating 4 from  galatta

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren works out in what it has set out to do - keep audiences engaged...

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Vijay Sethupathi as the tribal leader is in full command while he claims "Indha kadhai le naan dhan ravaan un, naan dhan ram un" (In this story, I am both, Ravan and Ram).

Gautham Karthik matches shoulder to shoulder with Vijay and walks away with some of the scenes in the film. Although Gayathrie appears in the film and is shown as Vijay’s silent lover but their pairing on-screen is one of the best ever in Tamil cinema till date. Niharika Konidela comes in as a whiff of fresh air on the big screen and one can’t help fall in love instantly with her cute expressions. Gautham Karthik is a revelation who puts up an exceptional performance with his humorous antics. The supporting cast which includes Daniel who has some amazing one-liners that keep the audiences in splits and the same goes for Ramesh Thilak too who has given a good performance. Most of the film's characters stay with you even after the film has ended.

Rating 3.5 from  allindiaroundup

Vijay Sethupathy performance is the main highlight of the movie. If you are the fan, then you wil...

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Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren works out in patches keeping the audiences engaged with hilarity though director Arumugakumar does manage to show his command over the screenplay. The other technicalities too are worth a mention as AK Muthu’s art direction stands out with the tribal set up while editing by R. Govindraj and cinematography by Sree Saravanan also complement the proceedings. Justin Prabhakaran’s songs are enjoyable while his background score shines.

Rating 2 from  ask4tick

This Dark comedy sounded good and new in the beginning but for the overdoing and intent fewer sce...

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Rating 2.75 from  kollybuzz

While the first half of this film has its series of humour, if the second half was kept intact ad...

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Final Verdict: Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren, works in patches as a straight up comedy flick which is bound to tickle your funny bone. Don’t expect too much from this film and you can be assured of a hilarious outcome which won’t disappoint you to a large extent.

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren Critic Reviews

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren User Reviews

  • Ravi Krishna

    2 Feb 18 @ 6:41 PM

    Vijay Sethupathi and Gautham Karthik starrer Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren by P Arumugakumar surprises you by showing both the world’s that of a tribal and city. Vijay fits the role of Yaman and generates a few laughs but it’s the comic timing of Gautham Karthik that surprises everyone. Niharika is a welcome change as the young bubbly girl and may take a while before she receives a few Tamil offers. As a debutant director, P Arumugakumar tries hard to be funny but relies more on his characters. Some dialogues remind you of earlier comedy films but Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is just about ok and can be watched if you don’t have anything better to do.

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren Live Updates & Public Talk

Vijay Sethupathi’s Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is out in the theaters today which is touted to be an adventure comedy directed by debutant P Arumugakumar that also stars Gautham Karthik, Niharika Konidela (niece of Telugu Megastar Chiranjeevi), Gayathrie and Ramesh Thilak. Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren reviews are pouring in and let’s find out how people are reacting to it.


Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is being called a whacky black comedy film where debutant P Arumugakumar has left no stone uncovered and has got total command over the proceedings with no commercial compromise from the director as well as some gutsy attempt by Vijay Sethupathi and Gautham Karthik who impress the audiences with their performances.

The rib-tickling comedy is set against the backdrop of a tribal village in the forest as well as in a city while Vijay Sethupathi’s eight different avatars including the tribal group chief are coming in for a lot of praise, especially his 4-minute dialogue gets a rousing response. The one-liners from Danny keeps the audiences in splits. The humanity angle and storyline too is being liked.

Rumours of Vijay Sethupathi not having a big role in the film is all rubbish as he keeps the movie alive and kicking. Vijay’s on-screen chemistry with Gautham Karthik too is being appreciated which makes the movie enjoyable. The first half is a laugh-riot which spends time in setting up the premise while the second half also punches in a lot of humour. Niharika Konidela and Gayathrie don’t have much to do but are somewhat ok in their roles. 

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is a quirky and a total fun ride with the entire cast as the unique screenplay making it a Vijay Sethupathy and Gautham karthick show all the way Justin Prabhakaran music is good while Yae Elumba Enni Enni song strikes a chord with listeners.

If you’ve liked movies like Moodar Koodam, Jil Jung Juk.., then Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren might just be your cup of tea where the maker deserves a pat for handling a tricky genre as his film which has got some clean humour! 

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What’s it about?

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is a romantic adventure comedy-drama written and directed by debutant Arumuga Kumar which features Vijay Sethupathi and Gautham Karthik in the lead roles while Niharika Konidela and Gayathrie Shankar play the female leads. The story of Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is set in the backdrop of a forest where Vijay Sethupathi is an upright tribal leader who goes by the name of Yaman and known for not just taking care of the well-being and welfare of his tribe but also take important decisions on their behalf that’ll benefit each and everyone. Life seems to be all hunky-dory till Yaman encounters Gautham Karthik, a college student, as their paths cross each other. What happens next forms the crux of the remaining story of the film which is produced by Ganesh Kalimuthu, Ramesh Kalimuthu and P. Arumuga Kumar under the banner of 7c's Entertainment along with Amma Narayana Productions. The flick has music by Justin Prabhakaran while the cinematography is Sree Saravanan and editing is by R. Govindaraj.

What to expect?

Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren is a romantic adventure comedy drama which has all the ingredients to become a winner at the box-office. With a strong star cast, the film is riding high on expectations. Let’s find out what reasons make this comedy adventure a must see in theatres this weekend.

  • The genre & backdrop

Shot extensively in the virgin forests of Andhra Pradesh state and Malaysia, Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren has some breath-taking locations which add sheen to its narration. Known to be a romantic adventure comedy-drama makes it a rare genre for not many Kollywood flicks have been made in this genre earlier. The combination of rural as well as urban setups might work in favour of the film and its characters.

  • Vijay Sethupathi and Gautham Karthik face-off

With Vikram Vedha hitting the bullseye at the box-office last year, Vijay Sethupathi will be looking to consolidate his standing further. Gautham Karthik who is looking for a big hit will be sharing screen space for the first time with Vijay which raises the expectations. Their face-off is bound to make sparks fly which is the major reason for the crowds to flock to the theaters.

  • Fresh lead pair’s on-screen chemistry

Vijay Sethupathi romances Gayathrie Shankar in the film while Gautham Karthik’s love interest is Niharika Konidela who is the niece of Telugu Megastar Chiranjeevi and will be making her Tamil debut. The pair’s on-screen chemistry will be one of the major factors to make the romantic plot interesting and story intriguing.

  • Arumuga Kumar’s directorial debut

Arumuga Kumar who will be marking his directorial debut with this film is reportedly one of the exciting filmmakers to watch out for. His apt way of story-telling has come in for a lot of praise. With Oru Nalla Naal Paathu Solren carrying a good buzz, Arumuga might just surprise us with his very first directorial venture.

  • High production and technical values

With 7c's Entertainment along with Amma Narayana Productions banners producing the film, production and technical aspects are bound to be world class. The cinematography, editing, writing, music and art direction handled by seasoned technicians, the audiences can expect a visual treat.