Kapatadhaari Movie: Kapatadhaari is a 2021 Indian Telugu-language neo-noir thriller film directed by Pradeep Krishnamoorthy, and produced by G. Dhananjayan. A remake of the 2019 Kannada film Kavaludaari. The movie got released in theatres on 19th February 2021.
The movie Kapatadhaari stars Sumanth and Nandhita, with Nassar and Jayaprakash in supporting roles. Filmed simultaneously in Telugu and Tamil, the latter was titled as Kabadadaari, with Sibi Sathyaraj replacing Sumanth. The music is composed by Simon K.King.
Sumanth is one of the few actors in Tollywood who prefer sensible scripts over something grand. He gives a subtle and mature performance instead of going over-the-top, pulling off his character well. Nandita shines in her limited role but it is Nasser and Jaya Prakash who manage to steal the show. The actor who plays Fernandez also manages to impress.
Kapatadhaari Story Plot
Gautham (Sumanth) is a traffic cop who wish to be in the crime wing. When skeletal remains are found in his jurisdiction, he digs deeper and unearths a conspiracy from 40 years ago. That how he proves the case is still relevant forms the story of Kapatadhaari.
The best part about the movie is Gautham who is not portrayed as a superhuman with a mastermind, he is just a sincere cop looking to solve a crime with the help of a journalist GK (Jaya Prakash) and retired inspector Ranjit (Nasser). The film maintains a high pitch from the pre-climax and has many edge of the seat moments.
The reason why Kapatadhaari works well is because it doesn’t divert attention with unnecessary elements. The Director Pradeep Krishnamoorthy has kept the flow going, making the film worth a watch.
The movie Kapatadhaari is getting positive reviews everywhere. The rating of this Kapatadhaari movie will be 3/5.