Masterpiece (stylized as Master Piece, Kannada: ಮಾಸ್ಟರ್ ಪೀಸ್) is a 2015 Indian Kannada action-thriller film written and directed by Manju Mandavya. It stars Yash and Shanvi Srivastava in the lead roles. The supporting cast features Suhasini Maniratnam, P. Ravi Shankar and Chikkanna. The film was released on 24 December 2015.
Though the posters depicts Yash in Bhagat Singh costumes, the movie is not about the life history of Bhagat Singh.
“One portion of the film sees me as Bhagat Singh, but that does not make it a historic film. It is a pakka commercial film”, says Yash in an interview.
uva is a character with negative shades. He aspires to become a boss from childhood. He finds that wrong routes are the best way to achieve it. He starts fighting in school itself. He inscribes “BOSS” on his desk. When he reaches college, he beats up a guy as he refused to acknowledge him as boss. Soon there is fight with the college leader and the whole college recognizes him as “BOSS”.
When his college is reputed for the production of gangsters and rowdies, his name is printed along with his photo on the newspaper with many others. Angry Yuva shouts and injures the editor of the newspaper and demands him to print his name and photo on the first page. His mom, whom Yuva calls Durgi, hates Yuva. In a temple, Yuva’s sight falls on a girl named Nisha. He follows and finds out she is testing Yuva. Yuva soon falls in love with her.
Meanwhile, Yuva has a student(apparently) named Bruce Lee. After he passed out, Bruce Lee stands for the student elections and wins with the help of Yuva(whom Bruce Lee calls Bhaiyya). Noor Ahmed, a politician who wants to contest for the elections seeks the sort of Yuva after finding about Bruce Lee’s win in student elections. Yuva makes a lot of money from Ahmed. Also he helps him win the elections.
Jealous by his progress, Guli Shankar, visits Yuva’s home and has lunch without the permission of anyone. Yuva’s mother is threatened by Shankar and Shankar states that he is angered that an unknown person has entered his field and his becoming boss. He states the good deeds which Yuva has done for which Yuva’s mother replies a “THANKS”. Yuva gets to know about this and goes to Shankar’s place and gives him dinner which his mom has prepared. He fights with everyone except Shankar and Shankar has his dinner.
The police are on the trail of Drug Mafia don(boss) and the don moves into an elevator and points the gun at Nisha. Unknown to the don that Yuva is in the elevator, Yuva fights with solid punches and renders him unconscious. Yuva gets publicity from this and all news channels take his interview. One channel takes the interview of his mother and the mother recounts all this.