Review: Miga Miga Avasaram – ‘Urgent’ message

When a producer turns filmmaker. one can expect a mass masala venture from him. However, breaking the cliche is Suresh Kamatchi. His maiden directorial venture ‘Miga Miga Avasaram’ speaks about the travails of women not just in their personal life but also on the professional front. The need for humanity is the message conveyed by him in a gripping story that runs little over two hours. With limited characters, the movie begins on a hot afternoon and ends the same evening. Continue Reading

Review: ‘Namma Veetu Pillai’ – Earthy & emotional

Filmmaker Pandiraj has made a name for himself with films on emotional bonding. And when Sivakarthikeyan, who enjoys a boy-next-door image, joins hands with him, comes ‘Namma Veetu Pillai’ which is a roller coaster ride of emotion, humour and action. Amidst gun-totting heroes, Sivakarthikeyan has preferred the family route. Continue Reading

Review: Sarvam Thaala Mayam – Breaking barriers

Director Rajiv Menon is back after a long interval, but with a bang. His Sarvam Thaala Mayam, as the title suggests, is the story of a young Christian boy, Peter, who yearns to learn mridangam and make it big in the kutcheri circuit. Continue Reading