As artist association poll saga ends, Tollywood calls for unity

In a surprising turn of events, actor Naga Babu, who extended support for Prakash Raj in the elections, has tendered his resignation from the primary membership of MAA.

published on : 11th October 2021

Tollywood artist association polls: Insider-outsider debate fuelled mudslinging

The forthcoming weeks saw this insider-outsider debate taking centre-stage, as even senior actors like Kota Srinivasa Rao stepped in to question Prakash Raj’s candidature.

published on : 11th October 2021

Prakash Raj alleges misuse of postal ballot, Vishnu Manchu retorts

Nothing short of a suspense thriller has gripped the Movie Artist Association (MAA) election in the last few weeks.

published on : 6th October 2021

‘No YSRC link to MAA polls’

His clarification comes after Jagan Mohan Reddy’s name was mentioned in the war of words between the contesting candidates for MAA president post — Manchu Vishnu and Prakash Raj. 

published on : 5th October 2021

‘Fleecing’ cinemas in Tamil Nadu told to provide quality drinking water for free

If not, the theatre owner must provide appropriate compensation, said the court. The government has also been told to conduct inspections and ensure adherence to order.

published on : 5th October 2021

It's a joy to play two different parts of a psyche in 'Venom', says Tom Hardy 

Harrelson stars as the antagonist Cletus Kasady aka Carnage, who made a last-minute cameo in "Venom".

published on : 4th October 2021

Kerala's cinema halls prepare to reopen from October 25 as releases pile up

The government has instructed that staff and visitors at cinema halls should have taken both doses of the vaccine. Entry will be limited to 50% of the seating capacity.

published on : 4th October 2021

Prakash Raj takes on Vishnu Manchu in direct fight for Movie Artistes Association president

The battle lines are drawn for the October 10 elections for Movie Artistes Association, the apex body of Tollywood.

published on : 3rd October 2021

'Shiddat' review: Love’s labour’s lost

In Shiddat, after 50 minutes of characters driving each other up the wall, the film finally drops the DDLJ reference.

published on : 2nd October 2021

'Republic' review: An engaging critique on corruption

Republic opens with Abhiram driving through a narrow road in the rural premises of Eluru on a rainy night.

published on : 2nd October 2021

'Mohandas' review: Apt capture of the adolescent times of the Mahatma

The director’s Midas touch, and the excellent work of the technical team and performances ensure an effective portrayal of Gandhiji when he was an innocent kid happy in his own world.

published on : 2nd October 2021

'Sivakumarin Sabadham' review: A rudderless, even if fairly self-aware, message film

Tamil cinema or Indian filmmakers, in general perhaps, suffer from their misunderstanding of what constitutes a ‘wholesome entertainer’.

published on : 2nd October 2021

'Rudra Thaandavam' review: Better craft, better cast, and yet, similar problems

Director Mohan G is slowly perfecting the sinister art of turning the tables on the oppressor- oppressed relationship through some careful writing choices.

published on : 2nd October 2021

'No Time To Die' review: A satisfying swansong for Daniel Craig's James Bond

When ghosts of his past come back to haunt him, Bond has to forgo his one true love and a lot more, to save the world from a bioweapon named Project Heracles.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Suriya's 'Jai Bhim' to premiere on Amazon Prime Video on November 2

Helmed by writer-director Tj Ganavel and jointly produced by Suriya and Jyotika, "Jai Bhim" also features Prakash Raj, Rao Ramesh, Rajisha Vijayan and Lijo Mol Jose.

published on : 1st October 2021
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