Arun Vijay’s ‘Thadam’ from 1 March

“Magizh is one of the important filmmakers in my career who gave me an identity with Thadayara Thaaka. We are teaming up again for the crime thriller Thadam with a fascinating subject. I am essaying a dual role for the first time and there’s a justification in me doing both the roles,” says Arun Vijay. Continue Reading

Dhoni still has plenty to offer for Team India

Until a few days ago, critics wrote off Dhoni. A few even called him an ‘ageing tiger’ and doubted his inclusion in the team for ICC World Cricket Cup. Call it a scene straight from a cinema, Dhoni walked to the middle and what followed was three wonderful half centuries which eventually helped India script history, winning the ODI series 2-1 in AUstralia. And Dhoni returned with ‘Man of the Series’ trophy. Continue Reading

Rajini, Ajith fans welcome ‘Petta’, ‘Viswasam’ with celebrations and violence

World is a stage, they say generally. But, for those in Tamilnadu, stage (read screen) is their world. Today, the craze has reached its peak thanks to two films that hit the screens- Rajinikanth’s Petta and Ajithkumar’s Viswasam. Continue Reading

Review: Petta – Style and substance

‘Petta’ is a signature style Rajini movie where he does everything to appease his fans. A shrewd Karthik Subbaraj has made sure the mass moments of yesteryear Rajinikanth films are revisited at appropriate place to ensure a complete commercial entertainer. Continue Reading

Mani Ratnam plans a biggie

Close on the heels of Chekka Chivantha Vaanam, ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam is planning a big venture. Buzz is that he is planning to revive his dream project – Ponniyin Selvan. Continue Reading