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Eega (2012)

Not Rated | | Action, Comedy, Fantasy | 5 July 2012 (USA)
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A murdered man is reincarnated as a housefly and seeks to avenge his death.

Directors:

S.S. Rajamouli, J.V.V. Sathyanarayana (co-director)

Writers:

Ashwin Gangaraju (associate head writer), S.S. Kanchi (story treatment) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sudeep ... Sudeep (as Kiccha Sudeepa)
Nani ... Nani
Samantha Ruth Prabhu ... Bindhu (as Samantha)
Hamsa Nandini ... Kala
Crazy Mohan ... Doctor
Santhanam ... Govindhan - Drunk Robber
Adithya Menon ... Sudeep's Assistant
Chandra Sekhar Chandra Sekhar ... Tantra
Srinivasa Reddy Srinivasa Reddy ... Sudeep's Assistant (Telugu version)
Sivannarayana Sivannarayana
Devadarshini Chetan Devadarshini Chetan ... Bindhu's sister-in-law (as Devadarshini)
Noel Noel ... Nani's friend
Dhanraj Dhanraj
Thagubothu Ramesh Thagubothu Ramesh ... Drunk Robber
Venkatesh Chakravarthy Venkatesh Chakravarthy
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Storyline

Sudeep is a high profile industrialist who gets whatever he wants and he has a special eye for beautiful women. To get them, he will not hesitate to do anything. That desire gets triggered when Sudeep sees Bindu, a micro artist who runs a non-profit organization. However, Bindu is loved by Nani who keeps following her everywhere. Though Bindu loves him, she doesn't express it to him and enjoys the attention. The story takes a turn when Sudeep discovers the feelings of Bindu for Nani and is unable to digest his defeat. He kills Nani. But Nani is born again as 'Eega'(fly) and he wants to take vengeance on Sudeep. Written by VishNu Teja

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Genres:

Action | Comedy | Fantasy

Certificate:

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Country:

India

Release Date:

5 July 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Makkhi See more »

Filming Locations:

Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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Budget:

INR 300,000,000 (estimated)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Since the head of a housefly is made up almost entirely of eye and very little muscle, conveying emotion as the fly was extremely difficult. To overcome this, S.S. Rajamouli used body language - they made Nani cover his head completely in cloth and asked him to perform various emotions just through body language. This data was given to the animation team who then created all the movements and body language for the fly. See more »

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When Bindu is in Sudeep's home her chain length varies. See more »

Quotes

Nani: Bindu Joliki raavaddu... Champaista!
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Features Sivaji (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Nene - Nani Ne
(Telugu)
Lyrics by: M.M. Keeravani
Composed by: M.M. Keeravani
Sung by: Deepu and G. Sahithi
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Visual Extravaganza with spellbound performances by Eega
5 July 2012 | by Telugu MuchatluSee all my reviews

Eega Definitely lives up to its expectation or we should say exceeds it, it is a joyous thrill ride from start to end, the movie starts on a love note and changes to a revenge drama. The story has been handled very well, it is a simple plot that has been told many times and here it is Rajamouli's version with full dose of Graphics. Eega has been very well received in Tamil and Telugu as well.

Eega Review, The Animation Scenes , computer graphics are merged and integrated very well with the regular shoots . The Realistic Animation is really impressive. All the kudos to the Makuta VFX for their excellent work in the CG , the Visual Effects are simply spellbinding and Superb. Kudos to Rajamouli for picking such a simple but interesting plot and and weaving the realistic animation and coming up with a Quality product, Complimented with Keeravani's music , the songs and the background music came out very well, all the songs are visually narrative.

Every character seems to be etched by Rajamouli and all of the them performed exceptionally well, Sudeep, Nani and Samantha justified their roles but Eega dominates them all.

The Visual effects are a visual extravaganza and a lot of hard work has been put in by the whole Eega Team. Telugu Audience has been so far exposed to graphics in the form of simple graphics for few minutes in a movie or two but nothing compared to this level in Eega. Eega appeals to be very realistic and will captivate you in every frame.

Indian Audience is Graphics illiterate and usually relate graphics with Kids cartoons or with Gods in BR Chopra's Ramayana or Mahabaratha, this is the first time in Indian Cinema that a full fledged Graphical movie has been presented.


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