Caught in chains
Metro is an action film that is directed by Anandakrishnan. Featuring Shirish, Bobby Simha and Sendrayan in the lead, the movie is about chain-snatching incidents in the city. The story revolves around two important characters, Arivu (Shirish) and Madhi (Satya). Brother, they are sons of a retired cop. Arivu is a student while his brother is a journalist.
Madhi pays head over heel for Maya. But Maya's needs are different, she expects him to have an expensive mobile, bike and lifestyle. As he is not able to afford it, Madhi ends up stealing. He begins chain-snatching and this puts him in trouble. The rest of the movie is how this affects his family and love live.
In a bit to bring in awareness, Metro highlights the impact and menace of chain snatching on society. Anandakrishnan who developed the story from a real life incident has managed to extent a small incident into a feature film.
The movie brings to light the social behavior of youngster and traveling of gold in the black market.
Bobby Simha who plays an antagonist, is apt for the role. With each movie, the National award winner, seem to be developing his acting skills more.
Produced by E5 Entertainments Metro Production, the movie has racy music by Johan. Metro which faced problems with the censor seem to have been welcomed by the audience.