Superstar Rajinikanth Applauds Karthik Subbaraj’s Jigarthanda DoubleX: A Unique Cinematic Marvel
Superstar Rajinikanth joins a chorus of praise showered upon Karthik Subbaraj’s latest creation, ‘Jigarthanda Double X,’ which hit theatres on November 10th. Following in the footsteps of illustrious figures like director Shankar, Vignesh Shivan, and actor Silambarasan, Rajinikanth lauds the film’s brilliance while expressing pride in Karthik Subbaraj and his team.
He sent an appreciation letter to Karthik Subbaraj, praising the film. Rajinikanth drew a vivid analogy, comparing the film to a rare ‘kurinji’ flower, highlighting its narrative uniqueness, and promising a novel cinematic journey for enthusiasts. He expressed how the film unravels like an enchanting revelation, sparking contemplation: ‘Does Lawrence showcase such multifaceted talent?’ SJ Surya adeptly merges the shades of a villain, comedian, and supporting artist,” he enthused. The cinematography by Thiru was hailed for its ingenuity, while the art direction received commendation for its exceptional efforts.
Rajinikanth extended congratulations to stunt choreographer Dhilip Subbarayan and music maestro Santhosh Narayanan, acknowledging the authentic portrayal of the tribal characters, and infusing vitality into their roles.
‘Jigarthanda Double X’ serves as the sequel to the 2014 hit ‘Jigarthanda,’ sharing a thematic thread involving a filmmaker and a gangster. Raghava Lawrence and SJ Suryah headline the sequel, the latter masquerading as a filmmaker crafting a Tamil film starring the former as the first dark-skinned Tamil hero.
Following a Diwali release, the film garnered widespread acclaim for its engrossing narrative. The ensemble cast includes Nimisha Sajayan, Ilavarasu, Sanjana Natarajan, and Naveen Chandra in pivotal roles. Notably, the technical brilliance is orchestrated by music maestro Santhosh Narayanan, cinematographer S S Thirunavukarasu of ‘Mercury’ and ‘Petta’ fame in collaboration with Karthik Subbaraj, and editor Shafique Mohamed Ali.
Produced under the banners of Stone Bench Films & Five Star Creations by Kaarthekeyen Santhanam and Kathiresan, ‘Jigarthanda Double X’ stands as a testament to Karthik Subbaraj’s cinematic finesse, captivating audiences with its unmatched storytelling and technical brilliance.