Power Star Pawan Kalyan made a powerful comeback turning Vakeel Saab on screen. The film directed by Venu Sriram is a remake of Bollywood hit Pink. Pawan Kalyan reprised the role played by Big B Amitabh Bachchan in the original. It is known that Thala Ajith starred in the Tamil remake titled Nerkonda Parvai.
In the meantime, popular rating sites like IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes rated Vakeel Saab quite high. In Rotten Tomatoes, Vakeel Saab got 88% preference while Nerkonda Parvai got 86% and the original version PINK got 76%.
In IMDB, PINK got 8.1 ratings, while Vakeel Saab got 7.9 ratings and Nerkonda Parvai got 7.8 ratings. Though one cannot say one version is better than the other, there is no denying the fact that Amitabh Bachchan, Pawan Kalyan, and Ajith did full justice to their roles and sent a powerful message to society.