Sarkar Review - Vijay, Keerthy Suresh, Varalaxmi Sarath Kumar

Movie Name: Sarkar

Certificate: [ U/A ], Tamil

Duration: 163 Mins

Cast: Vijay, Keerthy Suresh

Music: AR Rahman

Director: AR Murugadoss

Producer: Kalanithi Maran

Release Date: 6-11-2018

Movie Review & Ratings:

Sarkar Review

Sarkar Review

Sarkar Rating - 3/5

Cast and Crew

Sarkar Casts Vijay , Keerthy Suresh , Varalaxmi Sarathkumar in lead roles. Yogi Babu , Radha Ravi and Pala. Karuppiah and others in supporting roles.

Sarkar is a full-fledged political drama directed by A. R. Murugadoss under Sun Pictures banner. It is being bankrolled by Kalanithi Maran, Music composed by A. R Rahman. Cinematography handled by Girish Gangadharan and editing is done by Sreekar Prasad.


Sundar(Vijay) is the CEO of worlds leading GL group of companies and also known as a corporate monster who ruthlessly targets and acquire the companies across the world. He lives in the United States and corporate heads are worried about his arrival. Sundar comes to Chennai and visits the election poll to cast his vote. He comes to know that his vote has been cast illegally.

Everyone is curious how corporate head will deal this issue, Sundar proceeds legally to recast his vote and also he inspires lakhs of people who lost their voting rights which causes re-election in Tamil Nadu. Sundar resigns CEO post and competes against the political party headed by two members (Pala.Karuppaiah and Radha Ravi). And the rivalry starts with Varalaxmi the evil daughter of party chief and Sundar. How Sundar makes the revolution successful forms the rest of crux.

Sarkar Review

Sarkar is total Vijay's show, he carried it on his shoulders with his powerful dialogues delivery, stunts, dance. The first half of the film appears like any other mass masala films, the story with any other star would have fallen flat. The actual story begins in the second half, Murugadoss has strongly attacked the corrupted political leaders, especially the ruling govt.

Sarkar has many flaws, especially with the number of songs placements, the fight scenes are unrealistic and the most important point is weak villain characterization -Radha Ravi and Pala. Karuppaiah who are not as powerful as Vijay. Varalaxmi has a chance to prove herself, she got many powerful dialogues opposite Vijay.

Keerthy Suresh stays with Vijay from beginning to end, she looks cute but her role doesn't have much importance in the story. Her dance and lovely expressions are impressive. A.R Rahman's soundtrack is very weak. Despite lack of fresh material, Vijay's Sarkar has a number of electrifying elements and Murugadoss strong social message makes it a sure shot.

Positive Points

  • Vijay performance
  • Varu performance
  • Radha Ravi role
  • Dialogue delivery

Negative Points

  • slow screnplay
  • Movie Length

Sarkar Verdict

Same old predictable and political drama - watch for Vijay's Show

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