22 Feb 2019 02:04:00
LKG is a Tamil movie starring RJ Balaji and Priya Anand in prominent roles. It is a political comedy directed by Prabhu.
RJ Balaji steals the show in this political satire.
Councillor Lalgudi Karupaiah Gandhi aka LKG (RJ Balaji) aspires to become a chief minister. The film starts with LKG about to become the CM of the state, but he gets shot. Cut to the flashback, we are shown how LKG manages to reach this level. Being in politics, LKG understands that people are willing to believe you if you impress them with idealistic thoughts.
RJ Balaji and his performance make the movie-watch experience quite enjoyable. He steals the show with his expressions and manages to make the audience root for a politician like him.
RJ Balaji, who is also the writer of the film, seems to have a good understanding of the genre political satire and stays true to it. LKG is not just a movie that mocks politicians and their ideas. He has made a film that is thought-provoking and has the capability to open up people’s mind.
The romantic track between RJ Balaji and Priya Anand seems to have forced into the script. But, it is not that long to test your patience.
LKG is definitely a must-watch political satire that stands tall among films of the same ilk. It entertains you and also educates you at the same times says our review