Monica, O My Darling review: A juicy crime thriller
Monica, O My Darling
juicy adaptation of Japanese author Keigo Higashino’s mystery novel
Burutasu No Shinzou.
The thriller makes more than a few astute observations on the quirkiness of human nature.
The story is peppered with pop-culture allusions and upbeat musical interludes.
Radhika Apte, who plays a sassy cop Naidu, tells a suspect that a perfect back story always creates doubt.
From Vijay Anand to Sriram Raghavan, director Vasan Bala gives a hat tip to masters of Indian noir.
Source: The Hindu