Senior hero Dr. Rajashekhar made a grand comeback with the 2017 film PSV Garuda Vega. Directed by Praveen Sattaru, this action drama became a big hit at the box office. After that, Rajashekhar had decided to team up with another young filmmaker. Thus, he collaborated with Prashanth Varma for the film Kalki. This action thriller also became a successful venture at the box office. Today, the film celebrates one year of its release. On this occasion, here is a look back into it.
Kalki's story is set in the year of 1983 in a village called Kollapur. The murder of a zamindar's brother shakes up the entire village. To unravel the mystery behind the murder, police officer Kalki enters the village. How things changed in the village after Kalki's arrival and how he managed to unravel the truth forms the main plot of the story.
Kalki features Adah Sharma as the female lead. Nandita Shweta, Poojitha Ponnada, Siddhu Jonnalagadda, Rahul Ramakrishna, Nassar, and Ashutosh Rana played the other key roles in the movie. C. Kalyan had bankrolled the movie. The film makes us sit on the edge of our seats right from the beginning to the end. The music composed by Shravan Bhardwaj is another highlight of the movie. His suspenseful music added a lot of weight to this thriller. Upon its release, Kalki received a decent response from the audiences. It finally became one of the memorable films in Rajashekhar's career.