I remember once, ‘Pudhiya kalacharam’ came up an article with the heading ‘காத‌ல் ப‌ட‌ங்க‌ள்.. க‌வ‌லைப்ப‌டு ச‌கோத‌ரா !’ – the period where ‘Kaadhal kotai’ started a trend of ‘Kaadhal’ films. I have been watching since the early TRajendar peak periods – whenever a character talks about love/friendship to the 4thwall [Read More →

ஒரு ந‌ட்பு .. ஒரு காத‌ல்.. சில‌ துரோக‌ங்க‌ள். In 1985, 3 different films of great directors came simultaneously with surprisingly the same story line – A middle aged man’s extra-marital friendship with another girl. Sindhu bhairavi [ Nov-11-1985 : KB ], Mudhal mariyaadhai [ Jan-01-1985 : BR ] and Chinna veeduRead More →

Fine entertainment from the Sharks and Rockers teams. When did you laugh out loud while watching a movie ? If you can’t remember, just watch this movie, even if you have watched it already. Luckily, in Tamil cinema industry, we have so many good films based on humour. One suchRead More →

“If I get anywhere near what Mahendran sir did in Uthirip pookkall, I’ll be a happy man.” – Director Manirathnam. There are 2 types of directors. Director and director of directors. Tamil film industry possesses the richest chain of great directors. There are few who are predominantly portrayed in thisRead More →

ஒரு ந‌ல்ல‌ திரைப்ப‌ட‌ம் முடிந்த‌வுட‌ன் துவ‌ங்குகிற‌து ‍ ‍‍: ஒளிப்ப‌திவாள‌ர் செழிய‌ன். Do you know why Tamil kings built temple ? [ Review-la engadaa King-um Temple-um 🙂 ] One Discovery channel video of South Indian temples stated that Kings built temple to repent their sins of killing 1000s of people in the nameRead More →

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Paruthiveeran received 2 national awards. One for actor Priyamani and other one is ? The scope of a film is determined by the impact it makes on us. Most of the movies continue the impact for one night and then diminishes slowly. Very few movies make a lasting impact andRead More →

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Q : Do you know the meaning of the name ‘Mysskin ‘ – Find the answer at the end of the post. Chithiram Pesudhadi was the first film written and directed by Mysskin. Previously, he worked as an associate with Kathir and Vincent Selva. With kathir he didn’t work inRead More →

This is not going to be a film review. Instead, I just listed the observations. * No computer graphics were used in the entire movie.. Mysskin [ Mys ] asks why do we need CG for a movie.. Fourth-wall blinks without answers. * Naren’s character gets introduced without any footwearRead More →