Who has not heard ‘Tom and Jerry’ cartoon show in television? Now a Kannada film that went on floors at Pachamukhi Ganapathi Temple on Sankranthi day at Mahalakshmi Layout is titled as ‘Tom and Jerry’ – it is a love and hate relationship of two protagonists – Nischit Karodi and Chytra Rao (Madam of Jodi Hakki).
The writer for KGF very popular Kannada and pan India film Raghav Vinay Shivagange comes up with independent direction after working with ace director Prashanth Neel for three years and spending some more years from the days of Shravani Subramani another top film.
It is a mass youth entertainer and the contrast between hero and heroine is main stay of the film. There fun, emotion etc in the journey of the two poles apart. At a very young age director Raghav is also touching on a philosophy. One should get the right ability to think at the right age that is filled with maturity. He has plans to shoot for the film in Bengluru. A engineering graduate from Mysuru has touched on reality and dream in this film and conclude that one should live with present tense.
Mathews Manu is scoring five plus four bits. He has not tried ‘Ardhambardha sayiso melody, Poorthi melody alli Sayiso effort’ he has put in.
Raju Sherigar hailing from Hosanagara and at his Karmabhumi in Gujarat was waiting for a long time to come up with a Kannada cinema. That is happening from ‘Tom and Jerry’.
Nischit Karodi of Gantumoote is playing lead and ‘Jodi Hakki’ fame teacher Chytra Rao is female lead as Jerry. The rehearsal workshop for two months is very interesting she says from her transformation big screen.
Jai Jagadish, Thara Anuradha, Rangayana Raghu, Prashanth Natana, Rockline Sudhakar, Padmaja Rao, Kaddipudi Chandru and others are in the supporting roles.
Sankesh cinematography, Sooraj A is editor, Vinay Chandra executive producer (lecturer in Kundapura College), Arjun Raj stunts, Ishwari Kumar is art director of this ‘Riddhi Siddhi Films’.