Magadheera (2009) : An outstanding cinematic achievement in our 100 years of Cinema

Before watching this majestic movie called MAGADHEERA directed by S. S. Rajamouli, I had few Hindi films in mind made on the reincarnation plot...

holay(1975) : A Fact File on the Cult Classic

It is the movie which has represented Indian Film Industry all over the world in the last few decades. Millions have their memories associated...

Satyam Shivam Sundaram (1977) : social drama about the differences between physical and spiritual...

Overview Once D.H. Lawrence was pilloried for celebrating the woman, her free spirit, her unabashed comfort in her body. Once –– or was it many...

Missiamma (1955) : first truly bilingual film produced by Vijaya Productions.

Missamma was the first truly bilingual film produced by Vijaya Productions. Though Pathalabhairavi and Pellichesichoodu (Kalyanam pannipaar in Tamil) were shot simultaneously in Telugu...

Spyder movie review: Mahesh Babu’s new blockbuster

You also begin to feel that AR Murugadoss, who wrote and directed Spyder, stuck to his guns to make a film which doesn’t get bogged...

Mullum Malarum (1978) : The only movie where the 3 greats came together to...

Subtlety thy name is Mahendran. When Tamil cinema was reeling under overrated emotions, a few directors tried to break the norms of Tamil cinema....

Oru Thalai Raagam (1980)

Over the years Tamil Cinema has produced some independent movies with zero star power and limited budget that created trends. Although they are far...

Aan Paavam (1986) : A timeless comedy

The 80s was a golden period in Tamil cinema because it allowed to break the cinematic rules laid by yesteryear. Can you imagine a...

Moondram Pirai (1982) : Some might bowl you over with cinematography

Some movies stand out because of performances. Some movies impress you because of the screenplay and direction. Some might bowl you over with cinematography....

Mundhanai Mudichu (1983) : The perfect combination of screenplay, direction, acting and musical score

Not so long ago, it was said that if you want to make a successful Tamil movie, you have to win the hearts of...