Reviewed By :Souvik Saha
Direction - Kamaleswar Mukherjee
Starcast : Dev, Svetlana Gulakova, David James & others
What’s Good : Acting,background score,Editing,Direction
What’s Bad : A slightly lengthy run-time!
Loo Break: You’ll miss a lot if you piss!
Watch or Not?: Just go and catch the nearest cinema hall
What it's about: :
The movie revolves around the discovery of the City of Manoa, which is known by various names like El Dorado, the City of Gold in the Amazon being only a few. The City of Manoa is said to have been first excavated by the Spanish people and none had managed to reach the destination ever again. After the failure of her father’s expedition to the Amazon, Anna Florian (Svetlana Gulakova), an anthropologist meets with Shankar (Dev Adhikari) and asks for his help in the expedition and to help her father make his way out of depression. However, even before the start of their Amazon adventure Shankar had to win over the heart of Marco who had grown bitter from the failure of his last expedition. On the mission, Shankar and his companions Anna and Marco had to come across many hurdles and witnessed the beauty of various civilization about which had had seldom read like the white supremacy over the native Rubber tribe origins, slavery, Spanish attacks, the wild of the Amazon and so on. In the process, many lives were lost including Anna’s father Marco Florian (David James) to Anaconda attack. To know what happens next, whether Shankar and Anna manage to reach the El Dorado one must see the movie.
Star Performance :
Dev is exceptional in this film. Thanks to his amazing screen presence, he delivers a remarkable performance he has proved his talent time and again with films. For his fans, this one will be winner!
Svetlana Gulakova is just extremely beautiful and she makes you fall in love with Anna Florian David James is impressive as Anna’s father Marco Florian Laboni Sarkar doesn’t get much of screen time but does a good job.
Direction, Music :
Intense is the word I would use to describe this movie. Those who love adventure films, this one is a must watch for them. Even if you are not a huge fan of adventure films, you are bound to fall in love with this one. That’s the magic touch of an outstanding director. Kamaleshwar Mukherjee, take a bow!
Soumik Haldar's cinematography makes the film a visual treat!.Debajyoti Mishra 's music score contributes by creating the right amount of the film.
The Last Word:
Amazon Obhijaan is a nice movie with a good script. 4 star stars for this one!
Reviewed By :Souvik Saha