Kokila, who has financial issues, gets involved in a drug racket to earn quick money. Eventually, her family also gets dragged in the internal drug war which, in turn, puts their lives at risk.
7 times of india | 06 Jul 2019
But the filmmaking is top notch, and displays an eye for tasteful aesthetics – shabby-chic settings, Sivakumar Vijaya’s gorgeously back-lit frames, coordinated costumes, even one-eyed tears… The use of songs recalls the approach of Vignesh ShivN – they take the narrative further even as they help maintain the playful tone of the film,and ensure that things never turn too dark.
5 123telugu.com | 03 Sep 2018
On the whole, CoCo Kokila is an unconventional dark comedy that has a serious plot. Good performances from Nayanthara and the supporting cast bring an authentic vibe to the movie. But the narration goes bland in the latter part taking a toll on the overall experience. If you are fed up with routine movies and do not mind an unorthodox comedy thriller with heavy Tamil flavor you can give this movie a shot