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Prabhas’s Saaho becomes first Telugu film to get a Twitter emoji

Saaho, which has been directed by Sujeeth, is Prabhas’s first release since Baahubali 2: The Conclusion (2017). The film has been predominantly shot abroad on a whopping budget and features never seen before action sequences.

7 hours ago — Karthik Kumar

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Ram Charan hopes to make strong Hindi film comeback with RRR

During the press interaction while promoting his father’s film Syeraa Narasimha Reddy, Ram Charan opened up about his Hindi cinema dreams.

1 day ago — Karthik Kumar

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Happy Birthday Chiranjeevi: Wishes pour in for 64-year-old star from fraternity

As megastar Chiranjeevi turned 64 on Wednesday, 21 August, birthday wishes poured in for the Syeraa Narasimha Reddy (2019) actor from all quarters. 

1 day ago — Karthik Kumar

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Comali review: This Jayam Ravi-starrer is silly but the jokes do the trick

Jayam Ravi’s Comali, from writer-director Pradeep Ranganathan, is the kind of film that never makes sense but manages to work, thanks to a terrific Yogi Babu and his one-liners 

7 days ago — Karthik Kumar

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Nerkonda Paarvai review: Ajith, Shraddha headline this powerful social thriller

Nerkonda Paarvai is easily the most important film in Ajith’s career. Given its strong message about women’s liberation and its reiteration of the importance of consent, it is a big deal when backed by a star of Ajith’s stature.

15 days ago — Karthik Kumar

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AR Rahman not composing music for Ajith’s next film

There were rumours that Boney Kapoor had signed Rahman for his next Tamil project, tentatively AK 60, with Ajith Kumar.

18 days ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Jackpot review: A silly, but eccentrically fun comic caper

If there’s one thing that the film succeeds in achieving, it is that it lets its leading ladies – Jyotika and Revathy – have a blast playing characters that don’t pander to any norms. 

21 days ago — Karthik Kumar

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Not doing Dear Comrade Hindi remake, says Vijay Deverakonda

Deverakonda confirmed the news at a media interaction in Hyderabad when asked if he has signed a film with Karan Johar, who has acquired the remake rights of Dear Comrade.

25 days ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Kadaram Kondan review: Vikram shines in this stylish, generic action thriller

Kadaram Kondan, based on the French thriller Point Blank (2010), is decent as an action film, engaging the viewer as long as there is a shootout or chase going on.

about 1 month ago — Karthik Kumar

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Rise of Thalapathy: Five films that define Vijay’s career and stardom

As Tamil movie star Vijay turned 45 on the weekend, we take a look at five roles that have become synonymous with the actor.

2 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Vijay-Atlee film Thalapathy 63 is officially titled Bigil. See first-look poster

Directed by Atlee, Bigil marks the third collaboration of the director with Vijay after Theri (2016) and Mersal (2017), both of which were blockbusters.

2 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Nadigar Sangam elections to take place on 23 June

The elections, to be presided by retired justice E Padmanabhan, are to take place in Chennai at Sathya Studios (Dr MGR Janaki Arts and Science College) between 7 am and 5 pm.

3 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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The most exciting phase of my career: Kajal Aggarwal on Sita and Indian 2

Kajal Aggarwal opens up on her latest Telugu film Sita, working with director Teja, and why she is excited about the Kamal Haasan-starrer Indian 2 and Paris Paris, the Tamil remake of Queen (2014).

3 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Mahesh Babu on Maharshi: It will break many preconceived notions about me

Ahead of the release of Maharshi, Mahesh Babu spoke about the most fun and and challenging role in the film, teaming up with SS Rajamouli soon and more.

4 months ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

K13 review: A solid meta thriller with ample surprises

K 13 hardly fumbles except for a needless, insignificant sub-plot featuring comedian Yogi Babu.

4 months ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Telugu

Jersey review: A moving sports drama about a late bloomer

Despite treading a familiar path of narrating a heroic story of success and dreams, Jersey works as a refreshingly heartwarming tale of self-discovery and redemption.

4 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Vishal to produce Thupparivaalan 2, shoot from November

Vishal and Mysskin have decided to commence work on Thupparivaalan 2 from later this year.

4 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Aramm director Gopi Nainar teams up with Bobby Simha for an action film

Simha told a daily that the cast and crew are being finalised now and a Hindi cinema A-lister might be playing a prominent role

4 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Watchman review: Lacklustre writing makes GV Prakash-starrer a generic invasion thriller

When you take Bruno, a furry Golden Retriever in a pivotal role, out of action, there’s hardly anything worthy of discussing in the film.

4 months ago — Karthik Kumar

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Maharshi teaser: Mahesh Babu plays a character obsessed with winning

The film features Mahesh Babu in the role of a character called Rishi who does not like losing.

5 months ago — Karthik Kumar