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Penguin (2020)

Not Rated | | Drama, Mystery, Thriller | 19 June 2020 (USA)
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It is a spine chilling tale of a pregnant mother who sets out on a dangerous mission to unravel the mystery and save her loved ones.

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Eashvar Karthic (as Eshavar Karthic)

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Eashvar Karthic (as Eshavar Karthic)
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Credited cast:
Keerthy Suresh ... Rhythm
Linga Linga ... Raghu
Madhampatty Rangaraj Madhampatty Rangaraj ... Gautham
Master Advaith Master Advaith ... Ajay
Mathi Mathi ... Doctor David
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Harini Harini ... Abhi
Sai Jivitha Sai Jivitha ... Bhavana (4 years)
Nithya Kriupa Nithya Kriupa ... Bhavana
Maddy Maddy ... Cyrus- The Dog
Murali Murali ... Bhavana Father
Muthazhagan Muthazhagan ... Stranger In Lake
Aishwarya Ramani Aishwarya Ramani ... Kid Anjana
Thilak Rammohan Thilak Rammohan ... Inspector
Riya Riya ... Rhythm (4 years)
Shakthi Shakthi ... Bhavana (12 years)
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Rhythm, leading a happy life and about to have her second child, is traumatized by the nightmares in which she sees an umbrella man harming her lost son. She sets off on a dangerous journey, along with her trained dog, to unravel the secrets behind the nightmares and to protect her loved ones.

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What a waste of time !
23 June 2020 | by rcvahereSee all my reviews

Penguin goes through micro speed and expects you to have macro patience.

Keerthi Suresh's character: Stupidity written all over. The prime sense of motherhood / especially during pregnancy is all about protecting the child. It goes through the roof. I forgot the count of times that Keerthy's character as a mother left the elder kid unattended and then searching for it. Doing all crazy things that no pregnant woman would do.

Dialogues: It demonstrates the lack of life experience of the director. Not relevant most times

Cinematography: No big complaint's there

Music: I don't think Santhosh Narayanan understood the mood and tone to be portrayed. It's a classic conflict that destroys the complete movie. I don't know how the director wants to walk us through but Santosh's music taking us through a different genre (Unfortunately not good)

In essence, there is no cohesion in delivering this project. Is this a psych killer, revenge drama, strong willed mother story or new age dark themed tech thriller??

Absolutely incompetent for a theatrical release. Pretentious and insincere acting all through. A loosely conceived, poorly designed, incorrectly executed, not so genuine bogus thriller.


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