Arya’s Captain Movie Review & Ratings | Hit or Flop?

Captain Movie Review: Arya’s success with Telugu dubbed films himself and performances in Telugu films have made him well-known to the Telugu audience. The Telugu dub of his last OTT film, Sarpatta Parambarai, was well-received by listeners. His new Tamil film, titled “Captain,” was launched in Telugu today, and the hero Nithin’s home label, Sreshth Movies, was responsible for releasing the film in Telugu. To find out if this film is worth seeing in theatres, we’ll dive into a thorough review.

Captain Movie Review



Sector 42 is a forested area in India’s northeast that has been off-limits to both civilians and soldiers for the past half-century. The Indian government is curious about the situation, so they send a team led by Captain Vijay Kumar to investigate. The rest of the movie is about what happens after Vijay Kumar and his colleagues discover that an alien from another planet has captured the area.

Cast & Crew

Starring Arya, Simran, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Taufique Sheesha, Harish Uthaman, and Kavya Shetty, the film Captain also features prominent supporting performances. Shakti Soundar Rajan wrote and directed the film, which was produced by Arya and released in Telugu by Shreshth Movies. D Imman wrote the film’s score, and S Yuva shot and edited the film.

Movie Name Captain
Director Shakti Soundar Rajan
Music Director D Imman
Producer Arya
Genre Science-Fiction, Action
Cast Arya, Simran, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Taufique Sheesha, Harish Uthaman, Kavya Shetty
Cinematography S Yuva

Movie Verdict

Hollywood’s Alien movies probably aren’t a secret to anyone, and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s ‘Predator’ was a huge hit with the youth of the ’90s. If you’ve seen Predator and like it, you’ll probably enjoy The Captain, which is a lot like that picture in many ways. However, catching the interest of the public through the use of novel subject matter is not enough to guarantee financial success at the box office. The movie fails to generate the same level of excitement as other alien films and instead leaves us feeling bored due to its repetitive plot.

There was nothing wrong with Arya’s portrayal of Captain Vijay Kumar, and he did a fine job in the role. However, the character design should have been improved, allowing this actor to provide a more compelling performance. When cast in the role, Aishwarya Lekshmi holds her own. Although she had limited screen time, Simran made a strong impression. Everyone else in the film did a good job with what they were given to do.

The movie, “Captain,” seems fine on paper. The score by D Imman fits the movie’s tone and atmosphere perfectly. The majority of Yuva’s strokes aren’t up to par, but there are a few standout sequences. The film’s battle sequences are excellently shot and edited.

Shakti Soundar Rajan, the director, is known for creating genres that are rarely seen in Indian films. The issue is that he has a small budget but wants to make films in experimental genres. Given that the styles he employs have high production costs, the movie may lose some viewers due to the very obvious concessions it makes. Though the technical crew worked hard, budget constraints mean that the VFX in this film looks more like a cartoon than reality.

In general, Captain is a first for the Telugu and Tamil cinema industries. It’s recommended that you only see this film if you’re willing to give it another shot.

Plus Points:



Minus Points:

Minimum Budget

Uninteresting scenes


Rating: 2.75/5

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