Mind blowing is referred to something extraordinary, but in the case of kannada film 'Challenge', mind blowing is blowing the mind with loads of shocks and surprises that are strenuous.
The movie is not a discouraging effort by debut director Ganesh Kamaraj. Though he is a brilliant guy but he does not know how to channelize his thoughts. The narration of story while hearing is something different from seeing it on screens!
He blows up an anxiety in the first half of the film with seven cop affected by short time memory loss because of inhaling the Pentane Gas. Why are they laying in one place? What happened to them? Are they inter connected? Why they are not attending phones? Why factory is locked? who will save them? Are they indulged in malpractices? whether they are good or bad ? are series of questions that are stitched by the director in the first half.
The speedy narration in the second half of the flm patiently answer all the questions, raised in the first half. That becomes an uphill task....more
06:30 PM, Aug 17, 2012