Sudhir Srinivasan

‘It’s time for me to hit the refresh button’

Bobby has already finished shooting for his portions in the upcoming Rajinikanth film, Petta.

3 hours ago

'Saamy Square' movie review: Saamy’s problems squared

A lazily written sequel that fails to capitalise on the charms of the original.

21 Sep 2018

The Samantha interview | 'Not having a film with a star doesn't bother me anymore'

Samantha Akkineni hopes to build on her rich vein of success with this week’s Telugu-Tamil bilingual, U Turn, the remake of the eponymous Kannada original.

12 Sep 2018

Vanjagar Ulagam review: A thriller that doesn’t ever take off

A n investigative journalist channels his inner investigator — not so much his journalist — in Vanjagar Ulagam.

08 Sep 2018

Searching is to me what Following is to Christopher Nolan: Aneesh Chaganty

A neesh Chaganty, the Hollywood director of Searching that got released in India last week, was in Hyderabad at the time of this conversation.

04 Sep 2018

Imaikaa Nodigal review: A strong cast packs a punch in this largely enjoyable thriller

Imaikaa Nodigal is an exercise in duality — even in something like the portrayal of gender roles, for instance.

01 Sep 2018

The affecting lightness of 96’s music

At a time when songs are getting louder and the emphasis is on cramming them with detail, there’s an incredible lightness of being about the eight songs in this film.

27 Aug 2018

'Echarikai Idhu Manidhargal Nadamadum Idam' movie review: Dense material that doesn’t come together as well as it should

Three films are credited as having inspired this debut of director Sarjun: The Disappearance of Alice Creed, an Italian drama called La Orca, and finally, Mani Ratnam’s Kadal.

26 Aug 2018

'Kolamavu Kokila' review: An inconsistent, problematic dark comedy

The drug dealers in Kolamavu Kokila may not be the sharpest tools in the shed, but it seems that they definitely have a Netflix subscription. 

18 Aug 2018

Revisiting Parasakthi, the film that changed everything

Karunanidhi isn’t exactly subtle about infusing Dravidian pride into Parasakthi.

13 Aug 2018

'Ghajinikanth' movie review: Despite some laughs, not a particularly charming remake

The biggest takeaway for me from Ghajinikanth is how underutilised actor Sampath is in the industry.

04 Aug 2018

Team 'Kallachirippu': Why should lust not be worthy of respect?

Director Rohit and actor Amrutha Srinivasan, in this free-flowing conversation, discuss the nuances of 
Kallachirippu, their Zee5 web series presented by Karthik Subbaraj

02 Aug 2018

From Rajinikanth to Vijay Sethupathi: The dons of Tamil cinema

With adored actors like Dhanush and Vijay Sethupathi playing this character more than once, dons are less feared and hated than they are loved and empathised with.

30 Jul 2018

'Junga' movie review: A stingy don goes to France to ruin the film

It’s really Vijay Sethupathi’s fault if you think about it - he’s spoiled us all by doing films like Iraivi and Aandavan Kattalai after attaining superstardom.

28 Jul 2018

The Kamal Haasan interview: ‘In a way, I have turned out to be like Thevar Magan’s hero’

Ahead of the release of Vishwaroopam II, actor-director Kamal Haasan fields questions about the franchise that he admits is rooted in Hollywoodian ideology.

26 Jul 2018