Director JJ Fredrick’s Tamil movie Ponmagal Vandhal starring Suriya’s wife Jyothika, has received positive reviews from SJ Surya, producer S.R. Prabhu, directors Vignesh Shivan, P Bharathiraja and Bramma G.
The courtroom drama film Ponmagal Vandhal has just released today and has received rave reviews already! The film has been directed by J. J. Fredrick in his debut and produced by Suriya. It premiered digitally today on Amazon Prime Video and is the first film to be launched on direct-to-stream. Various eminent film-makers from the south industry took the social media by the storm with praises for the film and Jyothika’s impactful acting!
Here are some of their posts:
Director Vignesh Shivan took to
his social media and said that the film was executed well and with
dignity for a delicate topic. He tweeted: “#PonmagalVandhal is a
hard-hitting, well made, sensibly written film carried by #Jyotika
mam like a champion of an actor throughout!A great first film frm
@fredrickjj taking a delicate topic&handling wit dignity! anothr
good film frm @Suriya_offl sir @rajsekarpandian
Director P. Bharathiraja commented that the film would have an impact on society. He tweeted in Tamil the translation to which is, “These women have come for women, who have been living at the age of indecisiveness, living outdoors. This is not a film for women, it is a lesson for sex offenders .. Director’s movement and Jodhika’s emotional performance.”
The eyes were disturbed. This “Ponmagal Vandhal” will surely upset the society .. @Suriya_offl #Jodhika#bakyaraj @rparthiepan @imKBRshanthnu @2D_ENTPVTLTD #prathappothan @fredrickjj #pandirajan.
Film producer S.R. Prabhu tweeted how hard-hitting and gripping he found the film. He tweeted, “Had the privilege to watch #PonmagalVandhal on @PrimeVideoIN last night! Gripping and Hard Hitting Thriller on the way from MidNight world wide! Ulaga varalaattrill Mudhal Muraiyaaga ungal illangalukke Neradiyaga #PMV 👌🏽✌🏽.”
An Indian film director, screenwriter, actor, music composer and producer, S. J. Surya, was touched by the movie and tweeted, “just watched actress jothika’ #PMV congrats to @2D_ENTPVTLTD heart touching movie ….lead actress mrs jothika suriya carried it so well and lived the character from her heart 👌👌👌 … and all the characters they played their part very well …. 👍👍 to dir sir and team … sjs”
Film director Bramma G. took to his social media and said that the film was an important courtroom drama. He tweeted, “#PonmagalVandhaal Such an important court room drama with excellent performance of #Jo and legendary directors. Kudos dear @frederickjj @ramji_ragebe1 & the entire team for carrying so big to us. Respects dear @Suriya_offl @rajsekarpandian @rparthiepan sirs”
Apart from Jyothika, the film has an ensemble cast including R. Parthiban, K. Bhagyaraj, Thiagarajan, Pandiarajan and Pratap Pothen. Ponmagal Vandhal has created quite the stir among the audiences and film-makers already! If you haven’t caught up the action in the courtroom go watch the film already!