Watch Kanchana - 2
- 2 hr 47 min
Kanchana 2 is a Tamil-language horror-comedy film from 2015 that was directed, written and starred by Raghava Lawrence in the lead role as Raghava. The movie also features Taapsee Pannu as Divya, Kovai Sarala as Raghava's mother, and Nithya Menen as Ganga. The film starts with the story of Raghava, a young man who is scared of ghosts and spirits. He stays with his mother (Kovai Sarala), brother and sister-in-law. He works as a cinematographer and wants to shoot a documentary on ghosts and spirits, for which he visits a haunted house. However, things take a scary turn as he gets possessed by the ghost of a transgender woman named Kanchana. Kanchana, who had been killed brutally and buried in the same haunted house, seeks revenge on the people who killed her. She makes Raghava her medium and together, they embark on a mission of vengeance. Initially, Raghava finds it challenging to cope up with the ghost's frantic behavior and voices, but gradually he starts to adapt to it. As Raghava continues to be possessed by Kanchana, he realizes that it was not just the man who killed her out of greed that night but also a group of corrupt police officers who murdered her for exposing their illegal activities. Kanchana's spirit seeks help from Raghava as she wants to take revenge on all of them. The later half of Kanchana 2 revolves around Raghava helping Kanchana to take revenge on her murderers while he struggles to balance his normal life with Kanchana's antics. Additionally, Kanchana's spirit gradually becomes protective of Raghava's family, and the horror-comedy transition is seamlessly handled. In terms of performances, Raghava Lawrence's acting, in particular, stands out as he impressively blends comedy with horror. Kovai Sarala, too, does a tremendous job with her impeccable timing in delivering comedic moments. The chemistry between Raghava and Taapsee Pannu's character Divya adds an additional layer of fun to the movie. Kanchana 2 takes the franchise to the next level with its impeccable comic timing, excellent performance from the cast, and a thrilling plot that will keep the viewers hooked till the very end. The music and background score of the movie is also a highlight, which makes the movie even more enjoyable. Overall, Kanchana 2 is an ideal movie for those who love horror-comedy and want to watch something that is both entertaining and intriguing. With P Vasu's screenplay and Raghava Lawrence's direction, Kanchana 2 is a blockbuster that has found its place in the pantheon of top Tamil horror-comedies.