“Jackson Durai” the Tamil horror comedy film is in cinemas now. It has released this Friday on 1 July 2016 with mixed reviews from audience. Audience find first half of the film is comedy while second half is average. Though this is a different horror film from other Tamil horror films but still it is getting mixed response. Audience have liked the performance of star cast but story line is lacking at some points.
It has received 3.5 rating from audience. Even critics also find it an average film according to them the story and direction could be better. But overall it is an average film.
The director and screenwriter Dharani Dharan has directed the film “Jackson Durai”.This his second directorial venture, his film was “Burma” which was released in 2014. He has written the film as well. M.S. Sharavanan has produced the film under Sri Green Productions banner.
Sathyaraj, Sibiraj, Bindu Madhavi have played lead role where as Karunakaran, Rajendran and Zachary have played supporting role in the film. All the stars have given good performance. Sathyaraj’s son Sibiraj is playing the role of a cop. Satyaraj is playing the role of a freedom fighter in the film. Leading female actress in Bindu Madhavi.
Siddharth Vipin the famous Tamil music director has composed the music of the film. He has also done some Tamil film as a actor. Vivek Harshan has edited the film while cinematography is handled by Yuvraj.
About one month ago the official trailer of the film was released and viewed by more than 500k people. On 16 March 2016 the audio song of the film was launched.
About the Story
The film is a story of an undercover cop. He went for investigation in a village. It is said the village has been haunted from years. He stay there and protect people from ghosts.The cop whose character is played by Sibiraj falls in love with village’s president’s daughter whose character is played by Bindhu Madhavi. Karunakaran who is also playing prominent role in the film also want to marry with Bindu. What happened next who get married to Bindu and how Sibiraj protect villagers from ghosts is the main suspense of the story.