Merry Christmas Movie Review: Katrina Kaif, Vijay Sethupathi & Sriram Raghavan

Merry Christmas Movie Review Vijay Sethupathi and Katrina Kaif

Director Sriram Raghavan’s neo-noir criminal thriller “Merry Christmas” stars Vijay Sethupathi and Katrina Kaif. The movie centers on two strangers who meet on Christmas Eve and discover that a string of weird happenings has darkened their evening.

Critics gave the movie high reviews, praising Raghavan’s direction, the lead actors’ performances, and the gripping story. A few critics also pointed out that the movie moved slowly and left key plot issues unresolved.

Below are a few quotes from reviews that were critical:

The Indian Express: Merry Christmas is a slow-burning, elegant, and intriguing neo-noir, according to The Indian Express. Raghavan keeps the viewer guessing till the very end, and the performances by Sethupathi and Kaif are top-notch.” “Merry Christmas is a well-crafted thriller that keeps you on the edge of your seat. Sethupathi and Kaif give outstanding performances, while Raghavan’s directing is superb.”

The Hindustan Times: “Merry Christmas is a slow-burning film that may not be for everyone, but it’s a well-made thriller with some great performances.”

If you enjoy thrillers, “Merry Christmas” appears to be a solid thriller that you should see. However, you might not be satisfied if you’re hoping for a quick-witted action movie.