Mufthi is a special movie for the fans of Shivarajkumar and Srimurali. For the first time this mass duo have come together in a full fledged action entertainer. Director Narthan has brought them together for Mufthi and succeeded in making a good film as well.
A good story can be made into a bad film. Likewise an ordinary story can be made into an extra-ordinary movie. Its all in the hands of story teller. Building a story, the way of telling it, bringing that imaginary story into life onscreen, every minute aspect in a movie making process is important. Mufthi is one of those movies.
Mufthi is Shivanna’s fourth movie in 2017. And yes he has ended this year with a bang. Mufthi will be his best film this year. On the other hand Shrimurali has come into life after Rathavara in 2015. He has carried the same force of Ugram and Rathavara in Mufthi as well. This combination of mass and class has worked wonder with the audience.
The story of Mufthi revolves around Bhyrathi Ranagal, gangster of Ronapura village. For outsiders its a village filled with violence and illegal activities and Bhyrathi is the reason for everything. For the people of Ronapura village Bhyrathi is the messiah, but for the police department he is the biggest headache. So there enters abled Police officer Srimurali. He joins Bhyrathi’s gang in mufthi to crackdown on his illegal activities and control the crime in Ronapura. But Srimurali becomes Bhyrathi’s admirer after seeing his real face and Robin Hood like life. What next? Go and watch the movie for the Cat and mouse game of Shivanna and Shrimurali.
After watchin Mufthi nobody can guess this is director Narthan’s first movie. He has done an excellent job and the story keeps everyone on the seat. Though one can findloose ends here and there, on the whole movie is nice. Though the story revolves around an efficient police officer Shrimurali and Mafia Don Shivanna, it has cute Shanvi Shrivasthav as heroine, Chaya Singh as Shivanna’s sister, Dynamic Hero Devaraj as a politician, Prakash Belawadi as an green activist have done their job perfectly. Chikkanna and Sadhu Kokila’s comedy does not disturb the story telling.
Finally Mufthi is the must watch and full paisa vasool for Shivanna and Shrimurali fans. For cinema lovers they can watch it ones.