Mythri is a social drama that revolves around juvenile crime and focuses on relationships in the time of liberalisation, which is directed by Gururaj. Malayalam superstar Mohanlal appeared in important role. Apart from gaining commercial success, Mythri was appreciated for its strong and realistic script, performances and social message.
Nagarjuna who is in Mysore on shooting of his upcoming movie Soggade Chinni Nayana watched Mythri at a special screening and he appreciated the movie. While speaking on the speculation that he will be part of the Telugu remake, Nagarjuna said, “I was very impressed after watching the film because it has lot of values and messages to the society. There are speculations that I would be doing the Telugu remake, but nothing has been finalized yet.”