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'Cinema Bandi' movie review: For the love of cinema

The film seamlessly nudges the problematic aspects of Telugu cinema as well.

15 May 2021

A nerve-racking documentation of relentless journalistic pursuit

His writing, the conduit to share his art with the world.

13 May 2021

‘Cinema Bandi  is our love letter to filmmakers’

...says Praveen Kandregula, while talking about his aspirations as a storyteller, the experience of directing his first feature film, and more

12 May 2021

'Thank You Brother' movie review: A mediocre thriller, but a watchable drama

A power failure leaves both of them trapped in the elevator and things worsen when Priya goes into labour.

08 May 2021

When stand-up comedy invoked tears

“This video is capable of making a fully grown adult cry,” says a comment under Raja Mamidanna’s new stand-up act, A Love Letter to Mom.

06 May 2021

Editing Karnan’s climax was emotionally exhausting: Selva RK

Editor Selva RK, who is basking in the critical and commercial success of his latest project, Karnan, is grateful for the appreciation that has been coming his way for this film.

27 Apr 2021

Diversity, the big winner at Oscars

The award marked McDormand’s third win, after ‘Fargo’ in 1997 and ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ in 2018.

27 Apr 2021

'Why did you kill me' on Netflix is criminally dull

While the subject matter is awe-inspiring, the documentary really fails to capture all the intrigue.

24 Apr 2021

I don’t judge my characters: Aditi Rao Hydari

Nearly six years after the release of his directorial debut Masaan, which won him numerous accolades, Neeraj Ghaywan is yet to make his second feature film.

20 Apr 2021

Vetri’s next to be another mystery thriller

Actor Vetri, best known for his roles in 8 Thottakal and Jiivi, will be teaming up with debutant filmmaker Shyam Manoharan for his next film.

19 Apr 2021

'Ajeeb Daastaans' movie review: Good and bad co-exist in this morally ambiguous anthology

The common modus operandi seems to be a subversion of our expectations at the end, even if the effectiveness of this strategy wavers.

17 Apr 2021

'Driver Jamuna' to release in three languages

We had earlier reported that Aishwarya Rajesh will be essaying the role of a cab driver in Driver Jamun.

14 Apr 2021

From Kashmir to Mumbai: 99 songs star Ehan Bhat credits struggles with helping him bag his first film

To get into the skin of his role as a musician, Ehan spent a year at Rahman’s KM Music Conservatory in Chennai learning music.

13 Apr 2021

Bharath and Vani Bhojan team up for a thriller

Actor Bharath, who was last seen in the web series Time Enna Boss, will be teaming up with Oh My Kadavule-fame Vani Bhojan for an upcoming film.

12 Apr 2021

'Sky High' film review: Flat and flashy

What if your haphazard, indulgent virtual tour turns out to be a film? That’s what Sky High on Netflix feels like.

10 Apr 2021