F2 – Fun and Frustration
|F2 – Fun and Frustration|
|Directed by||Anil Ravipudi|
|Produced by||Dil Raju|
|Written by||Anil Ravipudi|
|Music by||Devi Sri Prasad|
|Edited by||Bikkina Thammiraju|
|Box office||₹70 crores |
F2 – Fun and Frustration is a 2019 Telugu language comedy film, produced by Dil Raju on Sri Venkateswara Creations banner and directed by Anil Ravipudi. Starring Venkatesh, Varun Tej, Tamannaah Bhatia, Mehreen Pirzada in the lead roles and music composed by Devi Sri Prasad. The film collected more than 1 million in overseas.
Harika (Tamannaah) & Honey (Mehreen Pirzada) are sisters, have a similar attitude of dominating others. Venky (Venkatesh) an orphan, who works as a PA to an M.L.A (Raghu Babu), marries Harika. After the marriage, Venky becomes frustrated due to dominance Harika and her family members. Varun Yadav (Varun Tej), a young Hyderabadi guy loves Honey, and they get engaged. Venky learns that Varun is to be his co-brother, so, he warns him not to join this family but Varun keeps deaf ear. After some frustrating events, he too realizes, here on the advice of a Venky's neighbor Prasad (Rajendra Prasad) who is suffering two families, Venky & Varun runaway to Europe along with him. Just before Varun's marriage to relax from their frustration. In Europe, 3 of them spends a frolic life, Knowing it, Harika & Honey also reaches there but they deny them. All the characters land up at a millionaire Dora Swamy Naidu's (Prakash Raj) house. Surprisingly, Venky & Varun gets shocked to see Harika & Honey getting engaged with his sons NTR (Subba Raju) & ANR (Satyam Rajesh). Rest of the story is a comic tale that who Venky & Varun rejoin their relationships?
- Venkatesh as Venky
- Varun Tej as Borabanda Varun Yadav
- Tamannaah Bhatia as Harika
- Mehreen Pirzada as Honey
- Rajendra Prasad as Prasad
- Prakash Raj as Dora Swamy Naidu
- Nassar as DGP
- Vennela Kishore as John Stro
- Prudhvi Raj as Dora Swamy Naidu's brother
- Subbaraju as NTR, Dora Swamy Naidu's son
- Priyadarshi Pullikonda as Darshi
- Brahmaji as Dr. Albert Narayana Das
- Raghu Babu as MLA
- Satyam Rajesh as ANR, Dora Swamy Naidu's son
- Srinivasa Reddy as Dora Swamy's henchmen
- Pradeep as Harika & Honey's father
- Nutan Naidu as Nutan, John Stro's henchmen
- Anasuya Bharadwaj as Anasuya
- Jhansi as Varun’s mother
- Rajasree Nair as Dora Swamy's wife
- Rajitha as Dora Swamy brother's wife
- Pragathi as Harika & Honey's mother
- Easwari Rao as DGP's wife
- Hari Teja as Dora Swamy's sister
- Annapurna as Harika & Honey's grandmother
- Y. Vijaya as Harika & Honey's grandmother
|F2 – Fun and Frustration|
|Film score by|
|Released||30 December 2018|
|Producer||Devi Sri Prasad|
|Devi Sri Prasad chronology|
Music composed by Devi Sri Prasad. Music released on ADITYA Music Company.
|1.||"Rechipodham Brother"||Kasarla Shyam||David Simon||3:44|
|2.||"Entho Fun"||Sri Mani||Devi Sri Prasad||4:34|
|3.||"Honey is the Best"||Sri Mani||Hariharasudhan||3:10|
|4.||"Dhan Dhan"||Kasarla Shyam||Hemachandra, Sravana Bhargavi||3:48|
|5.||"Girra Girra"||Balaji||Sagar, M. M. Manasi||4:55|
|6.||"Ding Dong"||Kasarla Sham||Rahul Sipligunj, Malathi||3:33|
Release and Reception
Siddharth Rao writing for Telanga Today commented about stereotyped misogyny in the first half, but a good message and humour throughout made the film funny and a good family film. 
In opening weekend the film earned ₹32 crore from domestic circuit. It grossed ₹37.50 crore from India and ₹1 million (US$14,000) from overseas taking the worldwide gross collection to ₹66.70 crore.
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