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Everything That Made News In Entertainment From The South (26 June – 2 July)

From trailers and teasers to new film announcements, here’s a quick recap of the week that went by

Rocketry: The Nambi Effect Is Most Intense When It’s The Most Intimate

Madhavan is better at shooting drama than scale and the film really comes into its own when it's stripped off…

Rocketry: The Nambi Effect Is A Typical Indian Biopic That Respects Its Idol More Than Its Audience

The flash-forwards in the film may feel quite ornamental, but they do add some necessary energy to an otherwise linear…

The Industry Is Undoubtedly Filled With Nice People Like SRK and Suriya: Madhavan R

“Rocketry: The Nambi Effect is a super commercial film because of the cinematic value of Nambi Narayanan’s life, which is…

Multi-starrer Market Math: What Vikram’s Success Means for Tamil Cinema

The Vikram experiment has shown Tamil directors and producers that one can make a film rooted very much in the…

Vikram Is Loaded With Brutal Scenes Of Violence And Expensive Fireworks

Lokesh Kanagaraj's screenplay is overloaded with dozens of characters in multiple situations and the rapid editing pace by Philomin Raj…

Vikram Movie Review: Big Guns, Little Glory In A Derivative Action Film That’s Obsessed With References

Like how you start talking, only to realise mid-sentence that you no longer remember the point you were making, Vikram…

Meeting Kamal Haasan On the Indian 2 Set Is An Unforgettable Moment: Lokesh Kanagaraj

“I didn’t get Kamal sir’s film just because of luck; it has 10 years of sincere and honest effort”, says…

Etharkkum Thunindhavan Movie Review: Yet Another Male Saviour Narrative About Violence Against Women

Suriya feels miscast as Kannabiran — too stiff to be goofy, too upright to be shady, too clear-headed to be…

Best Tamil Films Of 2021

If the worst of 2021 are defined by their disregard for the audience’s intelligence, the best brought with them one…

Everything That Made News In Entertainment From The South (13th – 19th December)

From trailers and teasers to new film announcements, here’s a quick recap of the week that went by.