Jackpot (2019 film)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Jackpot
Jackpot Film Poster.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byKalyaan
Produced bySuriya
StarringJyothika
Revathi
Samuthirakani
Anandaraj
Yogi Babu
Rajendran
Mansoor Ali Khan
Music byVishal Chandrasekhar
CinematographyR. S. Anandakumar
Edited byVijay Velukutty
Production
company
Distributed bySakthi Film Factory
Release date
  • 2 August 2019 (2019-08-02)
Running time
152 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Jackpot is a 2019 Indian Tamil language action comedy film[1] film written and directed by Kalyaan.[2] The film stars Jyothika and Revathi, in lead roles, while Samuthirakani, Mansoor Ali Khan, Yogi Babu and Anandaraj playing supporting roles.[3] Revathi plays the character of Masha for the third time after Arangetra Velai and Gulaebaghavali.[4][5] The film is produced by actor Suriya under his production banner 2D Entertainment. The music for the film is scored by Vishal Chandrasekhar. The principal photography of the film commenced on 12 February 2019.[6] The film was released on 2 August 2019.[7]

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Jackpot
Soundtrack album by
Released28 July 2019
Recorded2019
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LanguageTamil
LabelSony Music Entertainment India Pvt. Ltd.
Vishal Chandrasekhar chronology
Simba
(2019)
Jackpot
(2019)
Chanakya
(2019)

The soundtrack of the film was composed by Vishal Chandrashekhar on lyrics of Vivek, Arunraja Kamaraj and Lady Kash.

Track listing
No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Shero Shero" (Chorus: Nincy Vincent, Ala B Bala, Feji, Madhuvanthi)VivekSinduri Vishal, Brindha Sivakumar3:04
2."Therikkudha" (Chorus:Nincy Vincent, Ala B Bala, Teji, Madhu Vanthi)Arunraja Kamaraj, Lady KashArunraja Kamaraj, Lady Kash Sivakumar2:25

Marketing[edit]

The first look poster of the film was unveiled on 30 April 2019.[6] The official trailer of the film was released on 23 July 2019.[8] The official audio launch was held on 27 July 2019.[9]

Reception[edit]

Jackpot received mixed reaction on its release Behindwood stated that "Jyothika and Revathy charmingly playing to the gallery and Anandraj's comedies make Jackpot a one time watch" giving it a 2.2/5. While Times of India giving three stars out of five, gave a positive review "Though the story has nothing new to offer except the plot surrounding the vessel, the film manages to entertain, thanks to some of the comic scenes which are devoid of double-entendre. The background score, however, reminds us of music from a few other movies. The two songs do not add much value to the story but look vibrant on the screen. An unapologetically made fun film, this may appeal to those who love watching movies in this genre."

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The full audio of Jyothika's 'Jackpot' to be released tomorrow - Times of India". The Times of India.
  2. ^ Jackpot Movie: Showtimes, Review, Trailer, Posters, News & Videos | eTimes, retrieved 30 July 2019
  3. ^ Guru (23 July 2019). "Jackpot Tamil Movie (2019) | Cast | Songs | Trailer | Release Date". News Bugz. Retrieved 30 July 2019.
  4. ^ "'Gulaebaghavali' Review: Revathi is the life of this mildly amusing screwball comedy". The News Minute. 12 January 2018.
  5. ^ "[PICS] First character posters of Jyothika and Revathy wearing cowboy hats in Jackpot are out". www.timesnownews.com.
  6. ^ a b "Jackpot first look: Jyothika and Revathi play cops in Suriya's Tamil comedy entertainer- Entertainment News, Firstpost". Firstpost. 1 May 2019. Retrieved 30 July 2019.
  7. ^ "Jyotika's Jackpot gets a release date - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 30 July 2019.
  8. ^ Jackpot - Official Trailer (Tamil) | Jyotika, Revathy | Suriya | Kalyaan | Vishal Chandrashekhar, retrieved 30 July 2019
  9. ^ "'My Jyothika, my Jackpot': Tamil actor Suriya during film's audio launch". Asianet News Network Pvt Ltd. Retrieved 30 July 2019.

External links[edit]