Petty Wonders: Why Did Drishyam Become a Blockbuster Hit With Such Low Promotion?

In 2015, not one movie has survived the mad rush for audience attention, without spending a few crores on promoting the movie before release. Surprisingly, Drishyam came on a very special note to end this race. Developed on a sturdy storyline filled with daily life cliches, the movie succeeded on the basis of the following factors.

1. Ajay Devgan’s Eyes.

They say that a great actor needs all but a single look, and a thousand emotions can be conveyed in a single second.The movie opens with his eyes on full screen, and if you can’t get captivated by those deep, powerful eyes, then maybe you’re dead from the inside.

image 1Image Source

2. This Best Worst Cop Ever.

We all hated this police officer, but we also loved his acting. Simply superb! It is characters like these that add a bitter-sweet feeling to our movie watching experience, making the whole exercise an event of utmost satisfaction.

image 2

Image Source

3. Because Goa!

Who doesn’t like some good old natural beauty? The movie is full of beautiful scenery from Goa. We first got hooked to Goa in the marvellous world of Dil Chahta Hai. After that, it has been a non-stop romance with Indian Cinema. And we love it in all of them!

Guess where I’m planning my next vacation to??

image 3Image Source

4. No Item Numbers. Only Sarees.

Very few movies nowadays have no item songs, and it is such a relief to see this movie without the distraction of unnecessarily loud music and scantly clad girls. Instead, we have Shriya Saran in sarees throughout. And she looks breathtaking in every scene!There’s that something special in the way Indian sarees accentuates the female form Рit is both attractive yet respectful at the same time.

image 4Image Source

5. Honest Performances From The Child Actors.

In an industry full of people who don’t know the ‘a’ of ‘acting’ it was heartwarming to see this kids perform with 100% believability. Never for once we feel they were acting. It was so natural. And they steal the show, which is saying something for a movie that has Ajay Devgan and Tabu!

image 5Image Source

6. Moral Ambiguity:

Most cinemas in India have totally good heroes going after totally bad villains. That doesn’t happen in real life. People aren’t 100% good or bad. They are a combination of the two. By the end of Drishyam, you’re left wondering who was right and who was wrong? And to be honest, you cannot pick either side with surety. Such realistic representation of life should become the norm for more movies.

image 6Image Source

Comments

Add Comment

4
Top 10 Celebrity Temples in India Maintained by Fans/Worshippers
1
Top 10 Indian Habits Which The Rest of The World Finds Really Strange
Persia 10
Top Ten Popular Indian Foods That Are Not Originally Indian. The Fourth One Is Unbelievable.
2
Top Ten Most Disappointing Hollywood Movies. When Hype Purged Quality!
6
Top Seven Things You Would Relate To If You Suffer From Anxiety
3
7 Hilarious Cricket Fanatics’ Banners That Will Make You LOL
2
Top Seven Most Controversial Shows on MTV
1
Top Fifteen Tips That Can Get You Active On Tinder
3
7 Hilarious Cricket Fanatics’ Banners That Will Make You LOL
6
Top Eight Times RIP English Went A Bit Too Far
Lady Gaga Feature
Hilarious Seven WTF Dresses By Lady Gaga That Makes You Question Her Choices
7
Top Ten Worst Paid Jobs On The Planet
3
Top 15 Times Bollywood Shamelessly Ripped Hollywood Movies. Did You Know Them All?
Obi Wan
Top 12 Star Wars Moments That Will Stay Fresh In Our Minds Forever
Prince-Group
Ten Amazing Group Dance Performances With Ace Co-ordination and Strength
Office-Fat-379x297
10 Quick Workout Exercises to Fight Office Flab: You got it!
Northern Rasam Southern Tadka
Rajni Five Star
Kabali: Review Rubbishes Publicity Done For The Movie
5
6 Times Bollywood Beauties Showed Substance In Movies
9
Top Seven Times We Fell In Love With Riteish- Genelia Who Are Rian’s Baba and Aayi!!