In the latest rom-com “Kushi” director Shiva Nirvana explores the challenges faced by a couple from different backgrounds as they navigate their relationship. Starring Vijay Deverakonda and Samantha Ruth Prabhu, this film offers a breezy and entertaining experience with a message that love can triumph over all.
Viplav, played by Vijay Deverakonda, is a BSNL employee who falls head over heels for Aradhya, portrayed by Samantha Ruth Prabhu. Despite their families being at odds with each other, Viplav and Aradhya believe love will conquer all. However, they soon discover that their love alone may not be enough to overcome their stark differences and the challenges they face.
Vijay Deverakonda effortlessly portrays Viplav, a man-child who still has some growing up to do. Samantha Ruth Prabhu shines as Aradhya, a woman longing for happiness. Their chemistry on screen is palpable, even in moments of animosity. Both actors deliver solid performances, capturing the audience’s attention and making us care about their characters’ journey.
Music & Visuals:
Hesham Abdul Wahab’s music adds to the film’s charm and complements the story well. The songs are superbly shot, and the cinematography by Murali enhances the viewing experience. The rich visuals, particularly during the Kashmir portion, transport viewers to the picturesque locations alongside the characters.
“Kushi” is a feel-good film that entertains despite its predictable moments. The film’s message of love triumphing over all resonates, and the chemistry between the lead pair adds depth to the story. Director Shiva Nirvana successfully delivers a relatable tale that addresses common issues faced in relationships. While the film could benefit from crisper editing and a more profound exploration of certain aspects, the climax ties everything together effectively.
Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ (3/5)