Gopinath Rajendran

OTT platforms give small films big reach

Tamil films are getting their much-deserved place under the sun— irrespective of the budget—thanks to direct releases on OTT platforms. But it doesn’t mean star power doesn’t matter.

20 hours ago

'The Devil All the Time' review: Devil takes centre stage in this dark, twisted thriller

Antonio Campos’ The Devil All the Time is the journey of characters who are stuck in the crevasses caused by the severance of good and evil.

19 Sep 2020

Tamil producers and actors are not ready to try new ideas: Phathmen

I had an affinity towards drawing during my early days and as I got to high school, I became interested in penning poems and stories.

14 Sep 2020

Back to the Best: Here’s a list of some OTT releases that deserves an applause

Some of the best surprises are lying in the stack of previously released content.

12 Sep 2020

Priyamani’s next, a multilingual gangster film

Kollywood director Vivek will next be directing Priyamani in a multilingual gangster film, titled 'Quotation Gang'.

08 Sep 2020

'The Boys' series review: Darker, more twisted, and more enjoyable

What separates The Boys from the deluge of superhero content out there is its dichotomy of being able to be crass, crude and insensitive, while at once having its heart in the right place.

05 Sep 2020

'Unknown Origins' review: An ode to superheroes

Directed by David Galan Galindo - the man behind the comic series the film is based on- it wears the superhero film stereotype with pride.

05 Sep 2020

Vetrimaaran has been paying his assistants during the lockdown: Assistant director Azhagiri Udayan

When did you realise cinema was your calling? Hailing from a village near the Javadhu Hills, my earliest memory of watching films was on VHS.

31 Aug 2020

I have realised the value of people: Amitash Pradhan

... says Amitash Pradhan, whose independent original single, Corona Kannala, has crossed one million views on YouTube

25 Aug 2020

Aadhav Kannadasan, Vani Bhojan team up for 'Thaazh Thiravu'

As they start the research, weird incidents — which happen every 161 years — begin happening in that town.

24 Aug 2020

Arunraja Kamaraj to direct Udhayanidhi Stalin in 'Article 15' remake

The rest of the cast and crew details are expected to be announced soon.

24 Aug 2020

‘Chennai has no identity of its own’

... says director Vasanthabalan who shares his perceptions of the city, on the occasion of the 381st Madras Day

22 Aug 2020

Anirudh sings for RK Suresh-Ramki-starrer Vettai Naai

Composer-singer Anirudh will be singing in RK Suresh’s upcoming film, Vettai Naai, directed by Jaishankar, and also starring Ramki and Subhiksha.

17 Aug 2020

Director Selvaraghavan turns actor and joins hands with Keerthy Suresh

The film will be helmed by director Arun Matheswaran, who is waiting for the release of his first film Rocky, starring Taramani-fame Vasanth Ravi, Bharathiraja, and Raveena Ravi.

17 Aug 2020

INTERVIEW | Right now, producers are not listening to new scripts: Tamil Thirupathi Raja

It started during schooldays when trying to impress the opposite sex.

17 Aug 2020