Sathyan Anthikad

Makal Movie Review: A Film So Flat That Flat-Earthers Are Now Calling It Home

Even with all the effort one takes to be prepared for a particular kind of film you know is meant…

Makal Trailer Talk: Meera Jasmine Makes A Comeback With This Family Drama

The film marks the reunion of Jayaram and Sathyan Anikad, the combo that gave several hits in the 90s

How Ilaiyaraaja Reshaped His Music With Modern Directors: Collaborating With Bala, Balki, Mysskin And Kamal Haasan

The music in Illaiyaraaja’s collaborations with directors like Bala, Balki, Kamal Haasan, Prakash Raj and Mysskin isn’t about making independent…

Jazzy Gifts: Twenty Everyday Malayalam Songs That Outlived Their Movies

An unforgettable Laxmikant-Pyarelal number, THE song that made actor Krishnakumar a household face and that Ilaiyaraaja hit that’s not from…

Evolution Of Comedy In Malayalam Cinema: Later Years, Sathyan-Sreenivasan and Siddique-Lal

The exodus of artistes from the world of mimicry really started from the millennium. It was also the time Dileep…

The Imperfectionist: Antiheroes of Mohanlal

Before Mohanlal breaks bad in Prithviraj’s Lucifer, releasing later this month, a flashback to his characters that thrived in a…

The Problem With The Progressive Heroines in Sathyan Anthikad’s Films

From Bhavana to Vaidehi, from Daisy to Salomi, heroines of the veteran director's films have always been bold...but never bolder…

‘When Films Have A Connection To Life, They Are Remembered’: Sathyan Anthikad

There is no connection between box office success and great cinema, says the veteran director as he talks about making…