June is as cool as the monsoons.

Cast : Rejisha Vijayan,Jojo George , Arjun Ashokan.

Direction : Ahammed Khabeer.

Plot : This movie spans across different events in June’s life , from 16 to her late twenties.

My thoughts in a nutshell :

+ve : Music , Plot , cast .

My thoughts in detail :

June has been on my watchlist ever since the movie’s poster was released.

June played by Rejisha Vijayan , is a single child , who is bubbly, with a happy go lucky attitude . The movie spans from the time when June is 16,to her late twenties . She lives life on her own terms . Coming from a closely knit family,she is exceptionally close to her father.

.

Noel , played by Sarjon Khalid , who is June ‘a first love , prefers living life which is preset for him by his father .

Jojo George , who is June’s father is a friend to her , and is someone with whom she can discuss anything fearlessly. He is a source of support for her .

The movie is a coming of age movie . What makes it different is that , it’s about June , a girl. While there have been numerous movies with the same theme, this one’s about a girl.

This is a movie , which most girls will be able to relate to . At 16, June lives in a fantasy world,where Suresh aka Suresh Gopi, is her saviour in times of trouble .

Just like many of us, June is brought up in an environment with the freedom to do ‘anything’ without crossing certain boundaries . Life gets stricter for June when limits are crossed.

I liked the school scenes, especially those after school hours . They invoked a lot of nostalgia , especially those in the bakery . I liked the camaraderie,between motachi and June .

Sunny Wayne’s cameo as Alex is apt .

The first half is exceptionally funny and had me in splits . The climax is an emotional one .

June is a movie which stays on track , and doesn’t detour . When malayalam movies are going places , this is one of those movies , that should not be missed .

Quotes that caught me :

Bakwas

Don’t forget that you are my girlfriend now.

Ok mr Panama.

Ee oru kazhivilaata aalukale yaanu class leader aayee thiranjedukunathu.

Mammooka fan aanalle.

Tu ek dum rap chic lag rele ho.

Njan surya nee jyothika.

Tring Tring .

Ingane alla madaame.

Remometer : 3.5/5

Remometer Legends :

1 : I ran out of the theater.
1.5:I almost ran out of the theatre.
2 : I will never watch this again.
2.5 : average . Can skip watching on big screen.
3 : One time watch on the big screen.
3.5 : Fan girl. Will definitely watch again , that too on big screen.
4 : Overwhelmed. Can’t stop thinking of it . Deeply moved .
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s