Keshava Movie Review – Stylish revenge thriller

keshava-reviewMovie : Keshava
Director: Sudheer Varma
Producer: Abhishek Nama
Music Director: Sunny M.R
Starring: Nikhil, Ritu Varma, Isha Koppikar Rating: 3.25/5
Keshava (Nikhil Siddharth) is a law student practicing at Kakinada law college. He always stays along with his friends and doesn’t share personal issues with them. Satyabhama(Ritu Varma) also joins the same college and finds that Keshava is her childhood friend and both come close to each other. She finds that Keshava is on the hunt of those who killed his family in an accident. Keshava kills police officials and a special officer(Isha Koppikar) appointed to deal with the case, Finds Keshava involvement. Why Keshav kills the police? Who helps him to finish his revenge? , forms the plot.

Nikhil’s performance is the main strength of the film. He showed his intense performance in every scene of the film. Keshava character is the role of a young man who suffers a severe mental pain from inside and behave normally, Nikhil lived in the role. The character seems to have penned only for Nikhil. Ritu Verma’s has done justice for her character. Ishakapikkar appearing in the role of IPS is impressive. Rao Ramesh, Brahmaji, and Ajay appeared as villains. Although their characters range was low but were effective.


Technically the film scores good marks. Cinematography, music is good. Sudhir Varma took a simple story and presented in an impressive way will all necessary hype to it. Production values have helped to make the story better.


Keshava is a revenge drama in which the Hero’s takes the responsibility of killing those who are responsible for his parents’ death and his sister’s position who is confined to a wheelchair. Hero’s mission is revealed during the initial stage of the film. But How the police are responsible for the death of Keshava’s parents, makes the plot interesting.

Without leaving any clues, Keshava eliminates them in the first part, all these murders don’t look engaging. but in the second part of the film, some drama involves in murders. Keshava Killing his enemies bluffing the police looks thrilling. Pre-climax and climax are impressive. Overall, The movie is a thriller with a simple revenge theme.

+ Story
+ Nikhil acting
+ Photography.
– First Half

‘Keshava’ is a stylish revenge thriller.