Pournami is a 2006 Indian Telugu language epic devotional film directed by Prabhu Deva and produced by M. S. Raju. The movie stars Prabhas, Trisha Krishnan, and Charmme Kaur in lead roles. The music for the film was composed by Devi Sri Prasad. The movie revolves around the story of a family of professional dancers who perform at various functions and rituals across the town. The family is headed by Subramaniam, played by Nassar. His daughter, Pournami played by Trisha Krishnan, is a gifted dancer who is groomed to become a great dancer since her childhood. Her younger sister, Chandrakala played by Charmme Kaur, is also trained in dancing. Subramaniam wants Pournami to win a prestigious dance competition, but she suffers from stage fright and is unable to perform to her full potential.
Pournami is a devoted follower of Lord Shiva and believes that her dance is an offering to him. She meets Shiva Kesava, played by Prabhas, a sculptor who is also a devoted follower of Lord Shiva. They fall in love, and Shiva Kesava wants to marry her. However, Pournami's family opposes the match as Shiva Kesava doesn't have a regular job and is not financially stable.
Pournami's family is invited to perform at a temple's annual festival in Kerala, and they prepare for their journey. However, things take a turn for the worse when they are kidnapped by a local goon, who wants Pournami to perform at his boss's daughter's engagement function. The boss is a powerful man who is involved in illegal activities, and Pournami is forced to dance with her life at stake.
Meanwhile, Shiva Kesava sets out to rescue Pournami and her family. He teams up with a policeman, played by Rahul Dev, who is investigating the boss's criminal activities. Together, they must outsmart the goons and save Pournami and her family.
The movie has some spectacular dance sequences, and the music by Devi Sri Prasad is fantastic. Prabhas and Trisha Krishnan shine in their roles, and Charmme Kaur also puts in a good performance. The film's cinematography is excellent, capturing the scenic beauty of Kerala and the emotions of the characters.
Overall, Pournami is an engaging movie that blends elements of devotion, drama, and action. It showcases the importance of commitment and sacrifice in pursuing one's passion and the power of love in overcoming obstacles.
Pournami is a 2006 drama. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.