Solo, one of the most anticipated movies of the year, opens it’s soul through three different stories with a spiritual correlation among then. Directed by pronowned film maker Bejoy Nambiar, who had directed the movies Shaitan, David and Nazir, Solo is a look into different emotions through different genres. This anthology flick is really a special experience for Mollywood. The four mythical elements, Earth (Rudra), Fire (Siva), Water (Shekhar) and Wind (Trilok), are treated as a theme in each story.
WORLD OF SHEKHAR
The first segment of Solo tells the story of Shekhar, who is in love with Radhika portrayed by Sai Dhanshika. This segment deals with the element of Water and the water is everywhere. Radhika makes her dance rehearsal on a water platform, the romance gets a solid breakthrough at a pool and after all she just disappears like water on a surface. The stylish look of Dulquer from the first look itself made the applause in the theaters. The stammering of Shekhar is portrayed well. Soubin Shahir came with some witty counters. John Vijay, Sheela Abraham and Sidharth Menon and many came with their contribution.
WORLD OF TRILOK
Solo has the World of Trilok segment, which stands on the top with a solid revenge story. This segment deals with wind and the story also has this element dealing with lives. Life is like a wind which doesn’t last long. Trilok comes from nowhere into the life of Jomon and things take a rapid turn with some revelations. Arthi Venkatesh as Ayesha has stolen the hearts of all with her cute look. Renji Panicker, Anson Paul, and Ann Augustine made their wonderful performance for this segment.
WORLD OF SIVA
Red is the colour of fire and Siva has a world of thick red filled with blood. This segment deals with fire which is silent and powerful and cleanses every evil deeds. Siva has a criminal background and silent and powerful as fire. He heads to Mumbai for a revenge the rest forms the story of Siva. Manoj K Jayan, Prakash Belawadi, Govind Menon, Dinesh Prabhakar, Rohan Manoj and Sruthi Hariharan add more flames to this segment of fire.
WORLD OF RUDRA
This segment was one of the main reasons for the anticipation made by the movie. Dealing with Earth, this segment has Dulquer Salman as Rudra, an army man. He is in love with a girl but she just cuts off all the relationship with him in no time. He goes to find out the reason behind it. Earth has the life in it and it takes everything into its heart. Relationships and friendships are celebrated in this segment. Neha Sharma as Akshara looks pretty and good with acting. The twist really surprised all..! Nasar, Suhasini, Dino Morea, Deepti Sati and Manit Joura put their hard work to make the segment impressive.
Solo has a spiritual relation among all the stories based on Lord Siva and that made possible with the script by Bejoy Nambiar and Dhanya Suresh. The vast participation of actors and the assortment of musicians make the movie more wondering with the making. The songs have been already in the hit chart even before the release. The ace cameramen including Girish Gangadharan, Madhu Neelakandan and more made the visuals a real treat for the viewers. A Sreekar Prasad made the proper cuts for a final experience. As a whole Solo is a different experience for all with One hero and four heroines with four stories of different genres.