One of our colleagues began his review of Soukhyam with this:
perfunctory(adj.): (of an action) carried out without real interest, feeling, or effort.
This one word summarises Soukhyam (and a lot of Telugu cinema in general).
What is it but coincidence that yours truly watches a movie the very next day and realizes that truer words were never spoken? Mama Manchu Alludu Kanchu is perfunctory in every sense of the word, and then some, and then some more.
Picture this scene – the heroine Sruti (Poorva aka Shamna Kasim) finds ou....