Verdict - Guru is Emotional boxing sport film. A Must watch film.
Telugu film Guru is an official remake of Tamil film 'Irudhi Suttru' which is also released as 'Saala Khadoos' in Hindi. It's a film based on boxing sport. An Emotional journey of a coach and a boxer. Victory Venkatesh renderd the title role and Ritikha Singh did boxer role. Sudha Kongara has directed it under Y Not Stduios banner. Movie is released on 31st March, 2017. The movie is 116 minutes duration and it is certified with clean U certificate.
Aditya (Venkatesh) is unfriendly and arrogant coach. He never care about rules and regulation of sport authorities. He finds a spark in local slum girl, who is careless, head-strong and ruthless. Despite many struggles, he trains her and aims for world boxing championship. How she wins the championship is rest of the film.
Victory Venkatesh is out-standing in Aditya's role. His attitude in the film suits him. This film will be Venkatesh's career best film. His attitude and characterization has taken the film to next level. Though Madhavan has done fabulous job in the original, Venkatesh screen presence got more mileage to the film. He is one of the major highlight in this film.
Ritikha Singh has already did the same role in original. So, She delivered her role with ease. Her acting skills are good and up to the mark. Nassar did typical junior coach role and his character is very good. Bollywood actor Zakir Hussain did amazing role, He plays one of the major role in this film. Tanikella Bharani will be seen in couple of scenes. Bengali actress Mumtaz Sorcar also play an important role. Others did as required.
Coming to technicians, Background score by Santhosh Narayan is biggest assest for this film, The music made this film very emotional. Songs are fresh and natural. Cinematography by K Sakthivel is good. Story of this film is very fresh on Telugu screen and Venkatesh has given life to the film. Director Sudha Kongara has done amazing job. Her research about boxing has brought a fresh tale to the Telugu industry.
Guru is an emotional journey of the Coach, It's a story of a slum girl, who dreams for a Chicken Biryani. It's a relationship between a Men coach and female boxer. It's a beautiful journey from slum to World boxing championship.
Guru is a wonderful Emotional boxing sport film. A Must watch film.