Boo (2023) South Indian Movie Cast and Reviews by Fans and Writers alike
Boo is an Indian Telugu horror thriller film directed and written by Vijay. The movie stars Rakul Preet Singh, Vishwak Sen, Nivetha Pethuraj, Megha Akash, Reba Monica John, Manjima Mohan, and Vidya Raman and was produced by Jio Studios, Sarvanth Ram Creations and Shri Shirdi Sai Movies; its music was composed by G.V. Prakash Kumar with cinematography done by Sandeep K Vijay while editing done by Anthony.
This film follows four friends as they gather to celebrate Halloween by reading an intriguing horror novel. However, strange events begin occurring while reading. Will they be able to escape its spirit haunting?
On May 27, 2023, this film was released online through JioCinema and received mixed reviews. While some critics lauded its suspenseful atmosphere and performances, others criticized its predictable plot and lack of scares.
- Rakul Preet Singh as Anjali
- Vishwak Sen as Arjun
- Nivetha Pethuraj as Priya
- Megha Akash as Sandhya
- Reba Monica John as Neha
- Manjima Mohan as Kavya
- Vidya Raman as Shalini
The Times of India gave the film three out of five stars, noting, “Boo is an expertly made horror thriller that will keep audiences on the edge of their seats. Boo boasts an outstanding cast with performances to match. It creates an excellent, suspenseful atmosphere that is well maintained; scares are effective. Boo makes for a worthwhile viewing experience for fans of the horror genre.”
The Hindu gave Boo two out of five stars and wrote, “Boo is an underwhelming horror thriller that falls far short of its promise. With its predictable plot and lack of scares, underwhelming performances, and ultimately forgettable scares – Boo should be avoided at all costs!”
NDTV gave Boo 2.5 out of 5 stars, noting its solid cast and performances as key selling points. While the suspenseful atmosphere is well maintained, scares may not have had as much of an effect as expected; regardless, Boo remains worth seeing for fans of the horror genre.
Anjali, Arjun, Priya and Sandhya celebrate Halloween together by reading an engaging horror novel – only for something unexpected to occur while reading! They soon realize they’ve become haunted by a supernatural entity, which they must find ways to rid themselves of before it becomes too late!