Month: June 2011

Movie Review: 180 – Zero Degree

Being an advertiser turned director gives you ample scope to market your movie but marketing alone will not make a movie successful. A movie’s success relies more in the content...

/ June 30

The Secret Kitchens of Chennai – 1

I always been a phone-in service (sometimes tweet-in service) for restaurant recommendations in the city and most of the times I have been a good help to my friends when...

/ June 27

50 Tamil Movies to watch before you Die – 18 – Sigappu Rojakkal (1978)

Bharathiraja doesn’t love criticisms. But when the media rubbed him in the wrong side early in his career, he answered in the way he could. So what was the criticism...

/ June 24

Movie Review: Aaranya Kaandam – Too good to be true

This was the most awaited movie for me and it released after almost a year of tribulations with the censor board. It won the Grand Jury award in South Asian...

/ June 21

Movie Review: Avan Ivan – Bala’s Achilles Heel

Bala is from a rare breed of directors – peculiar and uncompromising in whatever they do. One director he can be compared to will be Mahendran. But sometimes complacency can...

/ June 20

Movie Review: Azhagarsamiyin Kuthirai – Gallops in to your heart

The Tamil literary world has the talent that will make other languages would be jealous of. But if you take the number of literary works adapted as movies – there...

/ June 16