Major movie review: 'Major' gets terrific response

By H.JanGra June 3, 2022

Actor-filmmaker Adivi Sesh has been fascinated by the courage and the story of late 26/11 hero Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan 

Since he first saw the latter’s passport size photo on a news channel in San Francisco in 2008.

Adivi has been a fan of Sandeep since and has collected every news clipping he could find on the braveheart.

Major is a very subjective narrative. Adivi has taken immense creative freedom tracing Sandeep’s evolution into an elite soldier from a gentle and kind young man

The film may just work for you if you just focus on the emotional component of it.

The narrative switches into thriller mode, when the story shifts to the Taj Hotel.

Again, the staging is carried out without any regard for the rigid pecking order of the army. There are moments when the commanding officer takes command from the subordinate