RAM VENKAT SRIKAR

OscaRRRs dance to 'Naatu Naatu’

Elated responses to Naatu Naatu’s Oscar nomination call it a cause for celebration and a driving force for other artistes

25 Jan 2023

‘We fulfilled the purpose of 'Vaarasudu'’: Director Vamshi Paidipally

Vamshi Paidipally discusses his latest hit and what the film’s success means to him.

19 Jan 2023

The great James Cameron watched 'RRR', says SS Rajamouli

"I am on the top of the world," an elated Rajamouli tweeted  
 

17 Jan 2023

The Remarkable Resonance of Rajamouli

This film marked the completion of Rajamouli’s metamorphosis into a fully mature visual storyteller who began wielding emotion to do his bidding.

15 Jan 2023

'I just met God': SS Rajamouli on meeting Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg

While sharing pictures in which he can and music composer MM Keeravani can be seen gleefully posing alongside Spielberg, the filmmaker wrote, an elated Rajamouli wrote, "I just met GOD."

14 Jan 2023

'Waltair Veerayya' movie review: Enjoyable, even if familiar, masala outing

A masala film plunging into the story in its first scene, without wasting a single minute, is a rarity. When that happened in Waltair Veerayya, I felt a certain sense of assurance.

14 Jan 2023

'Waltair Veerayya' movie review: A familiar but enjoyable masala outing

Chiranjeevi’s Veerayya even breaks the fourth wall multiple times, but it doesn’t solely depend on these moments to keep the audience hooked.

14 Jan 2023

'Veera Simha reddy' movie review: Fails to rise above its over-exploited template

That’s the issue plaguing Veera Simha Reddy. If Balakrishna is a franchise like MCU, the problem with Veera Simha Reddy is superhero fatigue.

14 Jan 2023

‘Commercial cinema brings out the best in me’

Ahead of the release of his next biggie, Waltair Veerayya this Sankranthi, the senior actor shares what keeps him motivated after 45 years as an actor and the factors driving his choices

12 Jan 2023

Duniya Vijay, the accidental hero

Kannada star Duniya Vijay, who is making his Telugu debut with Veera Simha Reddy, shares his experience of playing the villain in the Balakrishna-starrer

11 Jan 2023

Chiranjeevi sir accurately predicts the result of a film: Filmmaker Bobby Kolli

Filmmaker Bobby Kolli opens up about the experiences of making his highly awaited Sankranthi release, Waltair Veerayya, starring his idol, Chiranjeevi

10 Jan 2023

‘As long as I am working,I feel successful’: Santosh Sobhan

Every time I pick a film, some obstacle hinders the film’s progress emerges.

07 Jan 2023

‘Veera Simha Reddy won’t have a single unnecessary scene’: Dialogue writer Sai Madhav 

Dialogue writer Sai Madhav Burra discusses his work in the Balakrishna-starrer set to release this Sankranthi

05 Jan 2023

INTERVIEW | The tale of 'Rangamarthanda'

Filmmaker Krishna Vamsi discusses his upcoming film, Rangamarthanda, the story behind its making, and where it sits in his filmography 

04 Jan 2023

'Top Gear' review: The ride turns joyless half-way

Top Gear feels like an attempt at recreating American action thrillers that deal with hit jobs, gangsters, and the world of drugs; something like Collateral (2004) immediately comes to mind.

31 Dec 2022