Synopsis/Plot : Jana Gana Mana is an upcoming Indian vigilante action thriller film written by Sharis Mohammed and directed by Dijo Jose Antony. Produced by Supriya Menon and Listin Stephen, the film stars Prithviraj Sukumaran and Suraj Venjaramoodu along with supporting cast of Mamta Mohandas, Sri Divya and Pasupathy.
A Focused And Fulfilling Thriller!
Though the first half clearly registers the subject and the characters involved that sets up the stage for a courtroom drama, it wasn�t tight in terms of engagement. But an engrossing second half with very minimal complaints overshadow the flaws and the end product is largely satisfying.(more)
Source: Ashwin Ram, MovieCrow
Unveiling the politics of fake encounters
The film is definitely influenced by many real-life incidents, especially the 2019 Hyderabad gang rape case and the �extrajudicial execution� that followed the incident. It shows what exactly is the problem with the police breaking the law through these actions, how each of us are conditioned to pas...(more)
Source: Deepa soman, Times Of India
Jana Gana Mana is undistinctive, notwithstanding its brave throwaway lines and moments that made my liberal heart sit up and take notice.
The overall effect of the film is its high volume, not just in a literal sense but also in terms of its tendency to underline every point raised, through the use of its soundtrack and studied camerawork. An overly long epilogue announces a sequel to Jana Gana Mana, adding to the film's already exhau...(more)
Source: Anna MM, Firstpost.com
Prithviraj steals the show in this preachy and patronising political thriller
Though Jana Gana Mana poses some serious questions about casteism and how we as a society predetermine someone as a rogue or a criminal through profiling, the movie doesn't practice what it preaches. The underprivileged characters in the movie don't get their own voice or agency, but rather all such...(more)
Source: Gouttham VS, Indian Express
Jana Gana Mana is a thriller that will leave you thoughtful but thoroughly entertained.
Jana Gana Mana raises important questions about law, justice, politics, and bias but above all, the impact of sensationalized media in our country. It covers a lot of different issues and constantly keeps the audience hooked. Moreover, with some unexpected twists and extended sequences, the movie se...(more)
Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com