Dharala Prabhu (U/A)
13/Mar/2020 Comedy, Romance 2hrs 32mins

Dharala Prabhu

Critics Review


A Faithful Remake With The Feel-Good Tag

Dharala Prabhu's casting is on point and at many instances, an audience might think this is a very genuinely made remake thanks to the choice of actors firstly. Harish Kalyan as Prabhu is aptly cast and does a neat job of Prabhu. Dharala Prabhu has positives in abundance and very negligible cons!(more)

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Dharala Prabhu is a sincere comedy entertainer that deals with an important subject. Don't miss this Vivekh-Harish Kalyan blast!

The film takes up a noble subject at its core and despite being a remake that comes after eight years, the fresh treatment and good performances keep us invested in the movie. On the whole, Dharala Prabhu is a faithful remake that tickles you throughout, while still touching your sensitive nerves.(more)

Source: Behindwoods Review Board, Behindwoods.com


Director Krishna Marimuthu has succeeded in a fine execution of Vicky Donor remake

A few slow-paced scenes in the latter half disturb the flow after a point. A better background score and more effort on the emotional scenes would have made the movie a perfect remake.(more)

Source: Thinkal Menon, Times Of India


Get ready to be pleasantly surprised!

Dharala Prabhu is a well-made remake and the team has delivered what they promised!(more)

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Dharala Prabhu is a neatly made fun-filled entertainer, backed by strong performances from Harish Kalyan and Vivekh!

Director Krishna Marimuthu deserves a good applause for adapting Vicky Donor neatly and also for his sensibility in packaging the film. The treatment of the film looks natural and the positive mood is maintained throughout the film. Kudos to Krishna for executing that. The writing has also been quite impressive.(more)

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A good time-pass watch

With a "socially-conscious" person like Vivekh around, Dharala Prabhu could have easily been a "message movie". Thankfully, it doesn't end up that way.(more)

Source: subhakeerthana, Indian Express


Harish Kalyan's film is Vicky Donor with Tamil sentiments

Dharala Prabhu is a remake with Tamil sentiments. It's good that the film does not dilute the concept of sperm donation.(more)

Source: Janani, India Today


Harish Kalyan, Vivekh's retelling of Vicky Donor entertains without being didactic

Dharala Prabhu is an engaging, breezy entertainer which has the perfect blend of comedy and emotions, along with solid performances from its lead actors.(more)

Source: Sreedhar Pillai, Firstpost.com


A Vicky Donor remake done just right

Dharala Prabhu, as a remake, gets a lot of things right and sets a very right precedent for future remakes. Krishna Marimuthu, going by the way he's treated the subject of sperm donation, looks like a very exciting filmmaker.(more)

Source: Karthik Kumar, Hindustan Times


Tamil remake of 'Vicky Donor' is a squandered opportunity

But this remake squanders its primary objective. The film ought to have sensitised the Tamil audience to the concept of sperm donation. Unfortunately, Krishna Marimuthu manages to take aim, but misses by quite some distance.(more)

Source: Pradeep Kumar, The Hindu


Harish Kalyan Plays A Sperm Donor In A Dignified, Beautifully Made Drama

In this Vicky Donor remake, the old premise has been explored with a fresh pair of eyes, and with a very different sensibility.(more)

Source: BARADWAJ RANGAN, Filmcompanion.in