Captain 2022 Movie Review & Ratings | Hit or Flop?

Captain Movie Review: The Telugu public is very familiar with Arya due to his performances in Telugu films and his success with self-starring Telugu-dubbed flicks. His most recent OTT film’s Telugu adaptation of Sarpatta Parambarai was well-received by audiences. “Captain,” his most recent Tamil film, has just been released in Telugu. The movie’s Telugu release was handled by Nithin’s native label, Sreshth Movies. We will do a thorough analysis to evaluate whether this film is worth seeing in a theatre.

Captain Movie Review


Since the 1960s, neither civilians nor military personnel has been able to access Sector 42, a forested territory in northeast India. The Indian government assigns a team led by Captain Vijay Kumar in order to have a better understanding of the situation. The remainder of the film focuses on what follows after Vijay Kumar and his companions discover that an alien from another planet has seized control of the area.

Cast & Crew

The film Captain, starring Arya, Simran, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Taufique Sheesha, Harish Uthaman, and Kavya Shetty, also features exemplary supporting performances. Shakti Soundar Rajan wrote and directed the film, which was distributed in Telugu by Shreshth Movies and produced by Arya. S Yuva directed and edited the film, while D Imman composed the score.

Movie Name Captain
Director Shakti Soundar Rajan
Music Director D Imman
Producer Arya
Genre Science-Fiction, Action
Cast Arya, Simran, Aishwarya Lekshmi, Taufique Sheesha, Harish Uthaman, Kavya Shetty
Cinematography S Yuva

Movie Verdict

Hollywood’s Alien flicks are absolutely no secret, and Arnold Schwarzenegger’s “Predator” was a huge hit with 1990s youngsters. If you enjoyed Predator, you’ll probably also enjoy The Captain, as the two films share many similarities. However, attracting the public’s attention through the use of cutting-edge subject matter does not guarantee box office success. The film fails to generate the same level of excitement as other alien films due to its dull premise, leaving us feeling bored.

Arya portrayed Captain Vijay Kumar admirably, and his performance was flawless. The character design should have been improved so that this actor could offer a more engaging performance. Aishwarya Lekshmi excels in the role she was assigned. Simran was briefly on-screen, yet she made an indelible mark. Everyone else in the film did a terrific job with the responsibilities they were given.

On paper, “Captain” appears to be an entertaining film. The mood and tone of the picture are excellently captured by D Imman’s score. A few exceptional sequences exist among Yuva’s below-average strokes. The film’s fight scenes are superbly shot and staged.

Shakti Soundar Rajan is recognized for establishing film genres that are rarely seen in Indian cinema. The issue is that he desires to produce experimental films but has a limited budget. Due to the high production costs of the styles he employs, the film may alienate some viewers due to the obvious concessions it makes. Although the technical crew exerted much effort, budget constraints rendered the visual effects in this picture more cartoonish than realistic. The captain is a first for the Telugu and Tamil cinema industries. This film should only be viewed if you are willing to give it a second opportunity.

Plus Points:



Minus Points:

Minimum Budget

Uninteresting scenes


Rating: 2.75/5

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