Rajini fans celebrate ‘Petta’ release with pongal, conduct weddings

Pongal festival arrived five days early for the fans of Superstar Rajinikanth. This is because his latest flick Petta released today and led to wild celebrations all over the State. Continue Reading

‘Petta’ vs ‘Viswasam’: Action now shifts to cinema theatres

In less than 24 hours, Petta, starring Rajinikanth, and Ajith’s Viswasam will be hitting the screens. After a long gap, two big films clash at the box office now. Continue Reading

Trisha turns Madurai Ponnu in flashback portions of Rajini’s ‘Petta’

Bankrolled by Sun Pictures and directed by Karthik Subbaraj, Petta is releasing 10 January. Sources say that Trisha appears in an extended cameo in flashback portions that occurs in Madurai. The buzz is that her costumes and jewellery in the film will depict Sridevi’s looks in the 1980s. Continue Reading

Eleven Tamil movies to look out for in 2019

The second-half of 2018 was on experimentation mode in Kollywood that witnessed versatile movies. Following up on that,  2019, too, is going to be an extension of this in K’town that has a bunch of movies to watch out for. This comprises mainstream and parallel cinema. Continue Reading

Year-ender: Tamil movies that made it big in 2018

The year saw nearly 200 films hit the screens though there was a strike in Kollywood in the first quarter of the year. As usual, only a handful of movies went on to make profits and a handful won rave reviews and accolades. Continue Reading

AIADMK, DMK devise strategies to handle Rajini, Kamal power in polls

“Rajini and Kamal command huge fan following and their popularity is certainly a threat for not just the AIADMK and DMK but for all other parties in Tamilnadu. If they contest in elections, even if they are not able to win, they may make or break the fortunes of others.” Continue Reading

Why politicos, from Vijayakanth to Rajini to EPS, want share of MGR legacy

Come 24 December, it will be 31 years since Maruthur Gopalan Ramachandran, or MGR, breathed his last. But his fame, just like his watch that is still believed to be ticking in his grave, is still alive and active. Continue Reading

Rajinikanth to attend Karunanidhi statue unveiling in Chennai

The DMK is making elaborate arrangements for the event that is to take place tomorrow as it would see the participation of who’s who of Indian politics, including former Congress president Sonia Gandhi. Continue Reading

When Rajini shook a leg for Odisha beats

‘Marana Mass’ in Petta is topping the audio charts and trending on social media. Fans of Rajinikanth across the country are celebrating the catchy beats of the song. And there is a cute little story behind it. Though composed by Anirudh, the credits for the beats goes to a group of young musicians from Odisha. Continue Reading

Will Rajini speak politics Sunday at ‘Petta’ audio launch?

All eyes are on Rajinikanth as he is expected to attend the event. Political pundits are hoping that the actor would throw more light on his political aspirations at the event as almost a year ago, he had announced that he would venture into politics and float his own party. Continue Reading