Ok Jaanu is the latest 2017 Indian romantic drama film directed by Shaad Ali, story and screenplay by Mani Ratnam. Produced by Mani Ratnam and Karan Johar under their banners Madras Talkies and Dharma Productions respectively. The film Ok Jaanu is an official remake of Mani Ratnam’s Tamil film O Kadhal Kanmani starring Dulquer Salmaan and Nithya Menen. The film released in Telugu with the title Ok Bangaram.
The film Ok Jaanu stars Aditya Roy Kapur and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead roles, portraying a young couple in a live-in relationship in Mumbai with Naseeruddin Shah and Leela Samson play supporting roles as an older couple in the film, portraying the younger couple’s landlords. A. R. Rahman composed the film’s score and soundtrack. Gulzar is the dialogue writer of this film. Gulzar has also provided the lyrics for the songs in the film. Already released audio album has been sending positive vibes about the film. The Ashiqui 2 pair is set to make magic on screen.
The film Ok Jaanu is finally in the theatres. The first half of the film is going very much fine with the decent stuff and make us believe some promising stuff will entertain in the second half as well. The film has so many interesting and fine elements. There is good chemistry in the film. The lead pair is awesome. Both the lead actors Shraddha Kapoor and Aditya are good in their roles and impresses us in bringing back the Aashiqui magic on screen. The film Ok Jaanu is a Fair enough remake of Tamil super hit film OK Kanmani. The first half is pretty decent and the second half of the film has some lulls but the ending invokes the same feelgood factor as the original.
The main and original feel has been carried well by the unit from the beginning to the ending. The ace cinematographer Ravi K Chandran does magic with his camera work. The cinematographer has given the film a complete new, glossy, designer look. The visuals of the film are stunning. The music scored by A R Rahman is another big plus. The audio album has some old songs and few new songs. All the songs are too good. The background score elevates the film in a perfect manner.
The Casting of the film clicks big time. The senior actor Naseerudin Shah is splendid. Leela Samson retained and she gives a very good performance in the film. Shraddha Kapoor is delightful in the movie as she’s so natural with love. The film on a whole depicts a couple’s journey from instant love – dating – living together relationship – marriage. This is one pretty Breezy film, with nice cast, music & production values. The film retains the original feel and impresses big time even in Bollywood as well.