Eeram [ 2009 ] – Suspense thriller Music : S Thaman [ Remember the stout drummer in Boys ] Written & directed : Arivazhagan Producer : Shankar   Plot : The film starts with a death scene of Ramya in a big apartment complex, which is identified by water leakage.Read More →

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“I steal from every movie, ever made” -Quentin Tarantino. Disclaimer : If you have the habit of fainting at the sight of blood, pls skip this ‘bloody’ review 🙂 Malayalam film industry [ Idhu verenga 🙂 ] used to have music directors who are more towards the melody types ofRead More →

Unnaip pol oruvan. There are 2 possible crowds watching this movie- one which has watched the Hindi movie ‘A Wednesday’ and the other one have no idea about the Hindi film and watching this Tamil version.I belong to the first type. Raajkamal films has produced this kind of songless policeRead More →

Reel Classics – Mullum Malarum [ 1978 ]. World cinema need not necessarily be an Iranian, Spanish, Chinese or a Japanese movie. We do have the best in Tamil. For any art, it is more essential to note the time it is shared to public. If Jayakanthan had written theRead More →

This is the 2nd part of my previous blog ‘Kite runners-I’ – pls click the link below.http://film4thwall.blogspot.com/2009/09/kite-runner-not-afghan-film.html As usual, the next part is in our home town. Along with other sports[?!], [ Goli [ heard of “oorgaa bendha” ?!:) ] , Tops, Gilli [ for every sport I know theRead More →

ஆத்தாடி.. என் காத்தாடி Out of the mighty sports of Aminjikarai, I was fascinated much towards flying kites. Anything related to kite is a form of art and for every sport, there’s a season. I remember, mostly the quarterly exam leaves in September was the period, when people choose to flyRead More →

S pectacular P eppy B alu. Sometimes, pleasant surprises come in FM channels. The beauty is the unpredictability of the songs. Of late, I heard these 3 songs in FM and thought of sharing. SPB songs are like a party – The basic rule is ‘NO RULES’. There are soRead More →

“…and remember, the next scream you hear may be your own !! ” – Alfred Hitchcock. The Birds You might have come across the news that Kandasamy masks will be issued to the kids who come to theatre. Don’t think it’s a new n great marketing idea or a brandRead More →

Can you buy the statement “Murder is the logical extension of business” ? Yes, it’s the idea of the protagonist, Monsieur Verdoux. [ ஃப்ரென்ச் சென்ட் பேர் மாதிரி இல்லை ? ] Verdoux is the name of the skilled hero and Monsieur is just the title to the name [ equal toRead More →

Kanthasamy Tamil bloggers praised the movie Nadodigal,Pasanga blindly. I had checked the same in theatre and was disappointed as they were just average movies. Similarly, for Kanthaswamy – I prepared myself to watch this movie without much interest, in a theatre. Surprisingly, the movie was not as bad as itRead More →