Verdict - If you can bear the slow narration, Janatha garage is a master piece. Watch it for sure.
After back to back hits like 'Temper' and 'Nannaku Prematho', NTR came up with a Mass action family entertainer film 'Janatha Garage'. NTR showcased in a boy-next-door role with intense emotion. His love upon Nature might make you laugh but it's a needed one for Today's generation. Film being a Powerful Media, Director Koratala Siva took a right subject about Nature and it's significance and injected well to the audiences.
Nature and Human beings are two strong pillars in this film. Anand (NTR) is a simple guy who love Nature and it's environment. Satyam (Mohan Lal) is a ordinary Mechanic who give value to Humans and their Emotions. Both joins hands together to chop unwanted stems and to sweep the city clean.
The whole introduction part of the film is very gripping. It elevates Satyam's character to the core. He stick to his ethics and protocols. His Mechanic shed 'Janatha garage', not only repair vehicles but also repairs greedy people. He continues to help others till he gets old.
Mohan lal's character is one of the strongest role in this film. The whole story revolves around him and his character. His performance brought life to the film, His intense emotions will surely touch your heart.
Anand, a nature lover, teases everyone who dare to pollute. He is rough and tough. One fine day, He comes to Janatha Garage to repair the city. His journey from a nature lover to a Gangster is gripping.
NTR is very fresh in this film. His body language, his performance, gripping dialogues, hard-hitting punches, everything will be treat to his fans. Though his character is dull in first half, his pay-off in second half is gripping. It's one of the finest film in NTR's career. Samantha plays cousin to NTR. She is there in first half and songs. Nithya Menon character is short and sweet. Sai kumar and Ajay plays important roles.
For this story driven film, Devi Sri Prasad music brought more kick to it. Songs are good but looks like a speed-breaker, The background score carries the perfect emotion. Thiru's visuals are another highlight, Visuals are stunning. Editing is major draw back in the film, The movie is very slow with dragging narration, You should bring some patience along with you while watching it. Dialogues are powerful, A fight scene in a Government office with intense dialogues will give you goose bumps. Koratala Siva showcased a beautiful intense family drama film but slow paced screenplay might kill your excitement.
Overall, Janatha Garage is high intense emotional drama film with goose bumps fights. If you can bear the slow narration, Janatha garage is a master piece. Watch it for sure.