IFFK: Iranian film ‘Dark Room’ bags Suvarna Chakoram award

Iranian movie ‘Dark Room’, which revolves around the efforts of the parents of a boy to identify the abusers of their child, Thursday bagged the ‘Suvarna Chakoram’ (The Golden Crow Pheasant) award in the 23rd edition of the International Film Festival of Kerala. Continue Reading

I know my strength, asserts actor Vishnuu Vishal 

“After all these years of acting in Tamil films, I have finally found out what my strengths are,” says a confident Vishnuu Vishal, who recently tasted success with a thriller Ratsasan. His next is a rural-comedy, titled Silukkuvarpatti Singam. It is hitting the screens next week. Continue Reading

Raja vs Raja sir: What if Thyagaraja comes alive & goes Ilayaraja way?

Is it fair for a musical legend like Ilayaraja to claim a share in the profit of a concert where his songs are performed? This is the question that keeps circulating on social media after the maestro released a video regarding copyright and royalty recently. Continue Reading

Review: Thuppakki Munai – Bang on target

Thuppakki Munai would have turned out to be filmmaker Hari-isque movie, as the screenplay has every potential for becoming just as engaging. But, Dinesh’s idea of bringing out something unique with his own film language’s treatment puts this 127-minute drama in a different league and is still engaging. Continue Reading

Six films to hits screens next weekend

Chennai: In recent times, December had always seen the best in Kollywood. It was Dhuruvangal-16 in 2016 and Aruvi in 2017. In that row, this December will see Vijay Sethupathi’s Seethakathi, Dhanush’s Maari 2 and Jayam Ravi’s Adangamaru getting ready to hit the screens. Continue Reading

Vijay Sethupathi’s next avatar

Chennai: After Kamal Haasan, Arvind Swami, Suriya, Vishal, Varalaxmi Sarath Kumar and Shruti Haasan, it’s Vijay Sethupathi’s turn to make his television debut. Being one of the busiest actors in the tinsel town with a number of films in multiple south Indian languages needing his attention, Vijay Sethupathi will soon be seen hosting a talk show on Sun TV. Continue Reading