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Oka Romantic Crime Katha
Deepa Garimella / fullhyd.com
EDITOR RATING
1.0
Performances
Script
Music/Soundtrack
Visuals
1.0
1.0
3.0
2.0
Suggestions
Can watch again
No
Good for kids
No
Good for dates
No
Wait to rent it
No
"This film is only for adults, ma'am. Do you have proof of your age?" the well-trained attendant at INOX's ticket counter asks us, before pulling out a form (presumably, to declare that we are older than 18) for us to sign.

That may as well have been a consent form for a surgery gone horribly wrong.

Because there's no two ways to say this - Oka Romantic Crime Katha is a film so bad it's a wonder how it managed to get itself a release. The makers of this story of teenage depravity have more issues than worrying about underage audiences, and they ought to start with getting themselves a film course, quick.

Tanmayi, Veena and Anju are 3 girls who become friends because they hang out at a bus stop. Veena is in college, and has a boyfriend Kiran, who claims to make short films. Tanmayi is a tenth-standard teenager who has a silent admirer called Sanjay. And Anju, who is in her Intermediate, basically sleeps around. Sanjay wants to impress Tanmayi with a nice bike, so he takes the most obvious route to earning money there is - chain-snatching.

One day, Anju discovers that she's pregnant, and gets an illegal abortion despite being a minor. In the meantime, the school-going Tanmayi and her boyfriend have teamed up to make a quick buck out of duping people on Facebook (don't even ask) and murdering them in cold blood. And Veena's lover has now taken to blackmailing her with videos of them having sex.

No problem is solved in any meaningful way. Anju, after her abortion, continues to sleep with so many men and get so many more abortions that get her uterus actually goes for a toss. Veena jumps off her college building and dies. And Tanmayi and Sanjay are finally convicted for their crimes and shot in an "encounter" by the police.

What deserves to be a forgettable Youtube clip has somehow been stretched to a full feature-length production (with a couple of songs, even) - one that confounds you repeatedly with its inanity. The makers want to tell you the motivations behind why the teenagers do what they do, but these efforts fall flat. Awkwardness and absurdity prevails all over, not helped at all by the abysmal performances. For example, Tanmayi discovers that her mom has an extra-marital affair, and shattered by the fact, then goes to Sanjay, declaring, "Sanjay, I want to sleep with you like your wife".

There's no writing in place, no creative process - just a bunch of amateurs who strung together a couple of scenes enacted by their friends. The actors mumble lines (that are anything but) and are low on energy, save for the girl who plays Tanmayi, who actually makes an effort to act. The film is so low on quality it's entirely possible that these "actors" were as stealthily shot by the maker as the sleazy Kiran shoots his unsuspecting girlfriends.

It's the kind of film that will be forgotten in a less than a week. Unfortunately, we won't - we watched it.
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ten rupees ticket batch on 4th Jul 2012, 1:14pm | Permalink
oreyyyyy...edho okati correct ga cheppandi ra.....bagundha...ledha?yes r no?
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Can watch again - NA
Good for kids - NA
Good for dates - NA
Wait to rent it - NA
imrul hussain on 16th Jun 2012, 1:36pm | Permalink
neeyabba idi cinemaa raa
imrul hussain on 16th Jun 2012, 1:36pm | Permalink
zero
imrul hussain on 16th Jun 2012, 1:37pm
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criminal on 16th Jun 2012, 4:52pm | Permalink
intha chillar movie epadidaka chudale
N on 18th Jun 2012, 5:21pm
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surendra on 17th Jun 2012, 10:38am | Permalink
It is an excellent movie. If critics can't understand useful cinema, better they quit their job.
Prashanth on 19th Jun 2012, 12:19pm | Permalink
Deepa, how many times were u been asked for ID proof? LOLz
sagatu cinema audience on 19th Jun 2012, 1:33pm | Permalink
critics meeku andalisindi andaledu kavachhuu...............pichhi cinemalaku full rates .......manchi cinemalaku 0 rate ...............mathhaniki neenu cheppedi emitanate .........ee movieee kevvuu keeka
Deepasbiggestfan on 20th Jun 2012, 12:42am | Permalink
Hats off to Deepa for having the guts to watch such crap! I am a huge fan of Deepa's 1.0 reviews! Keep up the good work!
dokka dinesh on 20th Jun 2012, 4:48pm | Permalink
nenu enka cinema ne chudaledhu
Praveen Kumar on 24th Jun 2012, 9:23pm | Permalink
of course it is not possible to watch this movie with family..
but there is no vulgar exposing in this movie..
and nice message in this movie for the students..
wexed telugu audion. on 25th Jun 2012, 11:53am | Permalink
negetive ragings iche option vunte bagunnu.
torture movie, message ivalanukunadi correct ga prasent cheyaledu, Asalu movie motham theyadam aipoyaka... release ki mundu oka sari kooda veelu movie play chesi chooskora? movie bagunda leda? release cheyocha leda? ilanti questions valla burralo ki rada? burra thakuva edavalantha movie thesthe ilane vuntundi.
raja sekhar on 28th Jun 2012, 8:09pm | Permalink
mi andari comments chala bagunnai .. i enjoyd it
mani on 30th Jun 2012, 5:56pm | Permalink
nice thought this is also a one way to know the atmosphpere of students
Prince Khan on 2nd Jul 2012, 12:57am | Permalink
U:th is advancing towards crimes toooo fast coz of movies lyk dis..!!!!!!!!! worst movie of the century:@:@:@:@
nare on 2nd Jul 2012, 3:13pm | Permalink
no no it's not chillara movie its really good movie for youth
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