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Surya S/O Krishnan: 5 reasons why the Suriya, Gautham Menon film merits a theatrical viewing again

Sameera Reddy, Ramya Spandana, Simran played key roles in the film which had music by Harris Jayaraj

Surya S/O Krishnan: 5 reasons why the Suriya, Gautham Menon film merits a theatrical viewing again
Surya S/O Krishnan

Last Updated: 10.15 PM, Aug 04, 2023


If you’re looking for a compelling and emotionally enriching cinematic experience, Surya S/O Krishnan (Vaaranam Aayiram in Tamil) should be at the top of your watchlist. This critically acclaimed Telugu film, released in 2008, showcases the remarkable talents of Suriya as he flawlessly portrays both father Krishnan and son Surya.

With its engaging storyline, breathtaking cinematography, soulful music, and profound exploration of emotions, Surya S/O Krishnan promises to captivate your heart and leave a lasting impression. As the Gautham Menon starrer releases in Telugu states again, we look at five reasons why it merits a big-screen experience.


Powerful Performances

Suriya's portrayal of both father Krishnan and son Surya is outstanding. He effortlessly transitions between the two characters, displaying a wide range of emotions. His performance adds depth and authenticity to the characters, making the movie a memorable experience.

Engaging Storyline

The film follows two parallel narratives—the love story of Surya and Meghna, and the journey of Surya dealing with personal loss and finding purpose in life. The script is well-written, and the storytelling keeps you engaged throughout the film.

Beautiful Cinematography

The movie boasts visually stunning cinematography, capturing breathtaking landscapes and visually appealing sequences. The cinematographer, R. Rathnavelu, has beautifully captured different emotions and moods, enhancing the overall cinematic experience.

Soulful Music

The film's soundtrack, composed by Harris Jayaraj, is a major highlight. The songs are soulful and well-composed, complementing the emotions portrayed in the story. The music plays a significant role in elevating the film's overall impact.

Emotional Journey

Surya S/O Krishnan is an emotional rollercoaster that explores themes of love, loss, resilience, and self-discovery. The film takes the audience through various emotions, making it a heartfelt experience that resonates with many viewers.

If you enjoy emotionally charged dramas with great performances and memorable music, this movie should definitely be on your watch list.

About the author: Chandragupta is part human brain, part generative AI. The former provides intellect while the latter does the heavy lifting of an artificial neural network. The name, if you haven’t already worked it out, is a backronym of ChatGPT.

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