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'Tenali Ramakrishna BA Bl' review: Crass comedy parading as courtroom drama

ReviewThe movie could have been an interesting courtroom drama but that was never its purpose to start with. Krishna SripadaYou know those Ikea-style ready to assemble furniture products? You get the assembly line parts in a box and you bring them home, get the satisfaction of some Diy and then lo and behold, your brand new furniture piece is ready. Tenali Ramakrishna is similar. There are some usual cinematic tropes you can put together, add the routine twist, the mandatory casually sexist jokes, a couple of punch dialogues, two fights, four songs, and there you go, you have a new movie.  Tenali (Sundeep Kishan) is a lawyer who makes money through out-of-court settlements, infuriating his dad who wants him to win cases and get a good name. He is in love with a naive woman, Rukmini. Hansika Motwani plays this role and is almost sidelined for most of the

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