Key sequences of Akkineni multistarrer ‘Manam’ are linked to a clock tower. Retro characters of main leads Nagarjuna, Naga Chaitanya, Shriya Saran and Samantha Ruth Prabhu die at the same spot in different accidents and in different time periods.
The clock tower is given more significance behaving like a pivotal character and one wonders it might be a setting erected in Annapurna Studios. But fact is, this is an original location in Medchal (Hyderabad Suburban), Jayadarshini Road and is a persistent love spot. Director Vikram Kumar’s location scouting is too good and he got perfect spot to weave the story.