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'Krishna and his Leela' review: A familiar playboy saga saved by good writing

'Krishna and his Leela' review: A familiar playboy saga saved by good writing

ReviewThe film more or less follows the pattern of movies with philandering heroes but with some refreshing departures. Sowmya RajendranRavikanth Perepu's Krishna and his Leela had a surprise release on Netflix on Thursday. The title more than suggests what the film is going to be about -- Lord Krishna from mythology is known for his many romantic dalliances and "ability" to love several women at the same time. And it's not a particularly new theme when it comes to Indian cinema, where philandering men have been treated with sympathy and the situation exploited for comedy. Krishna and his Leela more or less follows the same pattern but with some refreshing departures. Siddhu Jonnalagadda plays the charming Krishna, who is at first in a relationship with Satya (like Satyabhama from mythology), and then gets dumped by her. He moves on to another woman, Radha, but the situation becomes complicated because well,

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