Nah, that's not propaganda we're peddling because of any newfound love for Anushka or such. We're just saying, to be able to be thoroughly entertained by Bhagmathie, you'd better be in love with Anushka.
G Ashok's trilingual (Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam - which explains why all those non-Telugu actors show up on screen) horror-thriller offers very little apart from its lead's loveliness. It isn't that he doesn't try. It isn't even that he fails. He just doesn't quite succeed.