Maruthi has scored yet another hit with Pratiroju Pandage. The film has turned out into another laugh riot for the audiences at the theaters and they are thoroughly enjoying it. The film is safe for all the buyers and it is now expected that every buyer lands up in huge profits with this movie. However, the film has received to average to below average ratings. On an average 2.75 out of 5 is what the critics gave for the movie.
But the film proved all the critics wrong by collecting a huge sum exceeding all the expectations. Director Maruthi talking in an interview said that he is well aware that critics won’t give his film positive reviews. He expected 2.75. Maruthi explains that there are some movies which will be liked by critics but not audiences and vice versa. There is also third section where both critics and audiences like the film just like his Bhale Bhale Magadivoy. Pratiroju Pandage falls into the second category, where it will not be liked by the critics but audiences will love it.
Maruthi also said that he respects critics reviews and tries to correct his mistakes by reading them. Maruthi explained that critics reviews always help a film maker to introspect them and correct them if they are going anywhere wrong.