Sai Dharam Tej's last film Supreme was a decent hit at the box office. The young hero from mega family has been sticking to commercial formula from the beginning of his career and here comes another commercial entertainer from him. Winner is a pure commercial film aimed at the masses.
Gopichand Malineni who is known for delivering successful commercial entertainers helmed Winner starring SDT and Rakul Preeth Singh in the lead roles.
The film has horse racing as its backdrop and is loaded with all masala elements that are essential to please the masses. Gopichand is super confident that this film would put him and SDT in a bigger league.
Bichagadu fame Vijay Antony's Yaman is releasing today along with Winner. Last year Supreme and Bichagadu released at the same time and made merry at the ticket window. Will they repeat the feat this time?
Expectations are rife on both the films from the trade circles. Let's see who comes out Winner in this Maha Sivaratri clash.
Greatandhra brings to you the Winner experience and all the excitement of this gripping fare live via tweet review.
Sai Dharam Tej and Rakul Preet Singh starrer 'Winner' has released today. Show begins now. UA. 155 min.
Movie begins with the story of Jagapathi Babu's story as titles roll on.
Entry of Anasuya. She is in the camp of villains.
Supreme hero Sai DharamTej enters with a fight scene.
Here comes the raunchy and catchy item song - "Suya Suya". Anasuya as item girl has shown enough skin show. Mass audiences will enjoy this song. First song in the film.
Dull intro of Rakul. Movie is going on with unimportant scenes.
Now time for the song of "Picchonne Aipoya". It is a teasing song.
Prudhvi as Singham Sujatha has entered. He plays the role of a cop in Cyberabad. Rakul - Sai DharamTej - Prudhvi scenes are going on.
Movie is going on with scenes between Rakul and Sai DharamTej.
Rakul who came to Hyderabad to participate in a running competition much against the wishes of her father is now back to Bangalore.
Her father fixes marriage with a jockey (Anupama Singh).
Rakul throws a challenge to Sai DharamTej and Anup. The winner will get her. Now Sai DharamTej has to train as Jockey and win her. Interval bang.
End of first half : Not much story, just couple of comedy scenes and teasing romantic track. Let's see how the second half unfolds.
Second half begins with Flashback scenes.
Sai DharamTej is trying to bond with Jagapathi Babu, his father. The scenes are good.
The popular "O Sitara O Sitara", a duet shot on Sai Dharam and Rakul is going on.
Sai DharamTej reveals to Mukesh Rishi is that he is Siddharth Reddy, original son of Mahender Reddy (Jagapathi Babu)
The entry of Ali as Horseman Babu.
Ali now is training Sai to be Jockey
Scenes between Ali and Sai DharamTej are going on.
Bhajaranga Bhali song is going on. Well shot
Without much gap came "B C center" song.
Movie heading towards final race between Sai DharamTej and Anup Singh
Climax race competition and emotional scenes on Sai Dharam Tej and Jagapathi Babu.
End of the movie. Review follows.