power pandi review

Three 3 Star Reviews – Movie Review of Maanagaram, 8 Thottakal & Power Pandi

I strive to watch movies in the first week and write reviews, but sometimes it doesn’t work out the way I plan. The last few weeks, I couldn’t see the...

/ May 4
intha porapputhan

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 146/365 – Intha Porapputhan

When Prakash Raj started directing, he went to Ilaiyaraaja to support his stories and their collaboration has given us some wonderful music (3 movies so far). It’s also wonderful to...

/ May 4
yaaradi naan thedum

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – Title Songs – Yaaradi Naan Thedum

Tamil cinema loves sentiments, both on-screen and off-screen. One of the famous sentimental aspect is having Ilaiyaraaja Title song of the movie. In fact, the title song of Karagattakaran mentions...

/ May 3
Ola Kudisaiyile

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 144/365 – Ola Kudisayile

Simple folkish melody is a trademark Ilaiyaraaja and this song is a sweet melody that talks about the class difference between the two lead characters in love. Tirunelveli is a...

/ May 2
zindabad jil jil prema

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 143/365 – Zindabad Jil Jil Prema

I know some of my readers might be wondering why I have been posting random songs without a particular pattern. April is a month A-Z challenge in the blogging world...

/ April 30
kamagni you are my dream

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 142/365 – You are my dream (Kamagni)

Kamagni (not to be confused with some of the B-Grade movies from Telugu, Tamil and Telugu) is a directorial venture of cinematographer, Ashok Kumar. It explored the  sexuality of a...

/ April 29
mumbai express background

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 141/365 – Mumbai Express Background Score

Some of Kamal’s comedy movies don’t get the necessary fame when they get released but it becomes a cult hit. Most prominent example that I could think of is Panchathanthiram...

/ April 28
mannava mannava

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 140/365 – Mannava Mannava – Walter Vetrivel

Every night millions of Tamil music lovers sleep to the songs of Ilaiyaraaja (including me), but his lullabies are literally like sleeping pills. If I listen to Thene Thenpandi Meene,...

/ April 27
veru velai unakku illaye

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 139/365 – Veru Velai Unakku Illaye

Maapillai was the remake of Chiranjeevi’s Attaku Yamudu Ammayiki Mogudu. The original was directed by A.Kondirami Reddy. In accordance with the remake culture of those days, the movie was remade...

/ April 26
uchi malai megangal

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 138/365 – Uchi Malai Megangal

Female solo sings have become a rarity in Tamil cinema. There was a time that it was so common in normal action masala movies and they were used to introduce...

/ April 25