Nandamuri Kalyan Ram’s latest outing 118 has created a decent buzz from recent times, it got released today. Leading actresses Nivetha Thomas and Shalini Pandey appeared in female lead roles. Cinematographer turned director KV Guhan directed 118 while Mahesh S Koneru bankrolled this film under the banner East Coast Productions. With the teaser and trailer, the movie has heightened expectations and made it worth looking forward to.
Story: The protagonist Gautam(Kalyan Ram) is an investigative journalist by profession. He gets engaged to Megha(Shalini Pandey). One day Gautam gets a nightmare in 118 room in a resort in which Adya(Nivetha Thomas) faces hurdles. The others who stayed in the same room get a similar nightmare. With this Gautam gets extremely curious and starts to investigate deeply.
Kalyan Ram, Nivetha Thomas performance
118, the intense suspense thriller marks the debut of Cinematographer KV Guhan as a director and tried to present an interesting entertainer. 118 showcases fabulous scenes, it seems the producer Mahesh S Koneru hasn’t compromised anywhere in production values and provided good thriller experience. Hero Kalyan Ram has undergone huge transformation and seems to be apt for the role. The second half of the movie seems to be not intriguing and slow as it becomes predictable. The background score by Shekar Chandra is apt for the suspense sequences. As the director, KV Guhan is a cinematographer the visuals came out very well. Overall, the people who seek to experience intense thrill can go watch it.