First big direct OTT release of Indian cinema and also for Malayalam Cinema is Drishyam 2 of 2021. Complete Actor Mohanlal starrer Drishyam 2 premiered exactly on 10 pm on February 18, instead of February 19, 2021. The screentime of Drishyam 2 is around 2 hours 33 minutes. This film is available with Malayalam audio and English subtitles. Drishyam 2 is releasing in over 200 countries becomes biggest release of Malayalam cinema.
The story is like 6 years ahead of the story that ended in Drishyam movie. Now, Mohanlal aka GeorgeKutty owns a movie theatre and leads a good life with his wife Meena and two daughters. Still, the whole family live in a fear about the crime they committed 6 years back. Ansiba Hassan aka Anju (Georgekutty daughter) lives a fearful life and feels that she might go to jail someday. Well, Meena one day reveals the murder secret to her neighbour who are undercover police agent. Now, Police is on a run to uncover the dead body and catch Georgekutty with proof. Will, Georgekutty able to save his family again from this crime is what you need to watch.
After the success of Drishyam in 2013, Drishyam 2 movie has also been written and directed by Jeethu Joseph. This film also stars Meena, Ansiba Hassan, Esther Anil, Asha Sarath, Siddique, Murali Gopy and many others. This movie has been produced by Antony Perumbavoor. The music has been rendered by Anil Johnson and cinematography done by Satheesh Kurup. It has been edited by V S Vinayak.
The budget of Drishyam 2 movie hasn’t been revealed yet but it would reportedly be around 10 to 12 crores minimum.
Bollywood Crazies Opinion: It’s a difficult task for a filmmaker to repeat the success of a movie by making it a sequel. Well, Jeethu Joseph has done it again with his incredible writing and direction. The performances are top notch and the last 20 minutes were like a roller coaster ride for cinema lovers. It’s a well made crime thriller that would change the course of Malayalam cinema again. If this film would have released in theaters it would have shattered many box office records.
Altogether, Drishyam 2 is a must watch film for cinema lovers. Another great Malayalam film that you couldn’t miss.
Last word: Watch it for strong story and performances. Also watch it for the thrill factor in this movie, especially in the second half.
Bollywood Crazies Ratings: Drishyam 2 Review- Brilliant (80 Percent out of 100).