Chakra is a Tamil language action thriller which started Vishal as the main lead. This film has been released in over 1500 plus screens worldwide, Becomes Vishal’s biggest release ever. This film gets 410 plus theaters in Andra Pradesh and Telangana. Chakra is a cyber crime thriller film with a runtime of around 2 hours 11 minutes. Chakra also released in Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi version. It is a spinoff of his own previous film Irumbu Thirai (2018).
The story is based on cyber crime and e-commerce scams which is now one of the biggest threat to Indian economy. Now, Vishal aka Chandru (army officer) is on a run to nab the criminals behind cyber crimes in the city. Will he able to stop the cyber crimes and criminals of the digital India is what you need to watch in this film. This film also stars Shraddha Srinath aka Gayathri, Regina Cassandra.
A social media user Kilaru Venkatesh said, “1st half completed #Chakra. Above average 1st half 2.75/5.”
Second user Arjun Palwai said, “1st half review, 1st 15 min robbery scene 👌👌
@VishalKOfficial acting bagundi
Villian evadu anedi investigation chese scene mind block asalu
Interval climax matram unexpected twist #Chakra.”
Another user Esh Vishal said, “#Chakra 1st half – Going Good so far. The film is based on cybercrimes and e-commerce scams handled @AnandanMS15 ; no songs! Straightaway. @VishalKOfficial & @ShraddhaSrinath looks smart and fitness wise so far Appreciated @thisisysr bgm visual sense top @neelimaesai amma song.”
Another user Ajith VJ said,” #Chakra – First Half 🔥 Superb Firsthalf With Superb Visual Effects. Action Sequences are 🔥 @VishalKOfficial Just a Bang & @ShraddhaSrinath Bold & Superb Performance.. ❤
Waiting For @ReginaCassandra Performance 🔥❤ #ChakraFDFS.”
S Abishek Raaja said, “#Chakra – attempts to be original and fresh, but somewhere in the middle, loses track. This story deserved a better staging and execution. Special motion to the director for making a film with zero distractions.”
The early response of Chakra movie on social media are average to positive in a range of 2.5 to 3 stars out of 5.
Chakra movie has been written and directed by MS Anandan and produced by Vishal. The music has been composed by Yuvan Shankar Raja and cinematography has been handled by KT Balasubramaniyam. The editing work has been handled by Thiyagu.
Chakra movie budget hasn’t been revealed yet by the makers. Still, Chakra reportedly would have been made in a budget of 12 to 14 crores minimum.
Altogether, Vishal starrer Chakra looks like a one time watch crime thriller for sure.
Bollywood Crazies Ratings as per social media response: First Class (60 percent out of 100).