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Popular lensman Santosh Sivan on board for Rajinikanth’s next film with AR Murugadoss

Lensman Santosh Sivan on Sunday revealed that he is thrilled to be working on Rajinikanth’s next film.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Tamil Telugu

Gautham Menon approached to helm the reshooting of Varmaa

The producers have scrapped the version shot by Bala and decided to shoot it all over again with a new cast and crew. Varmaa, Tamil remake of Arjun Reddy, is the launch vehicle for Vikram's son Dhruv.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Tamil

Popular Tamil filmmaker Balaji Sakthivel turns antagonist for Dhanush’s Asuran

Balaji Sakthivel is best known for helming critically acclaimed films like Kaadhal (2004) and Vazhakku Enn 18/9 (2013).

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

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New pictures of Soundarya Rajinikanth, fiancé go viral ahead of wedding

Ahead of their wedding, pictures of Soundarya and Vishagan, from what appears to be a cosy photo shoot, have gone viral. 

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Telugu

Jr NTR likely to be paid Rs20 crore for third season of Telugu Bigg Boss

Tarak, who has begun shooting for Rajamouli’s project, has allotted 200 days for the shoot.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review

Sarvam Thaalamayam review: Rajiv Menon’s drama on a Dalit musician is relevant, well-made

Sarvam Thaalamayam works both as an entertaining musical drama and as an allegory about classism and casteism in music.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review

Vantha Rajavathaan Varuven review: Sundar C and Simbu present a lazily made no-brainer

Robo Shankar and Yogi Babu hold the film together and make this no-brainer a decent watch.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Tamil

Rewind 2018: Have you watched the Best Tamil Films of last year yet?

The year 2018 saw many experimental attempts in Tamil filmdom as audiences showed they are ready to embrace different content.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

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Soundarya Rajinikanth to marry Vishagan Vanangamudi on 11 February

Soundarya will marry actor and businessman Vishagan Vanangamudi in a private ceremony in Chennai.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Tamil Telugu

Box office: Ajith’s Viswasam, Rajinikanth’s Petta set cash registers on fire

According to reliable trade sources, both Petta and Viswasam managed to storm into the Rs. 100 crore club worldwide in the opening weekend

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Petta review: A celebration of all things that scream vintage Rajinikanth

The first half of Petta is sheer fun and it is Karthik’s fan service to Rajinikanth, who is in his element and brings out a chirpier side we’ve never seen before.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Viswasam review: Ajith, Sivakumar reunite for a largely predictable, but fun rural drama

In what’s believed to be their last collaboration, Ajith and Sivakumar don’t disappoint in Viswasam and that’s the least one can expect from them.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Telugu

NTR Kathanayakudu review: Safe but earnest tribute to a legend

At 171 minutes, the film is long and progresses slowly at times, and it's only in the second half that director Krish stirs up a cocktail of emotions.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Tamil

Mani Ratnam to revive Ponniyin Selvan with Vijay Sethupathi, Vikram, Jayam Ravi and Simbu?

Over a decade ago, Ratnam had originally planned to make Ponniyin Selvan with Vijay, Vikram and Mahesh Babu, and later with Ram Charan and Karthi. 

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Telugu

Rewind 2018: Which was the Best Film in Telugu?

From Varun Tej-starrer Tholiprema to director Adivi Sesh’s kick-ass spy thriller Goodachari, we count down the 10 best Telugu films of 2018.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Article Kannada

I-T raids at top Kannada stars Puneeth Rajkumar, Yash and Sudeep

According to a report by TV9 Kannada, the raids were conducted in the early hours on Thursday simultaneously at the residences and offices of these stars.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Kanaa review: Moving sports drama with a melodramatic core idea

Kanaa is a praiseworthy sports drama that gets most things right in its portrayal of an underdog’s journey in winning against all odds.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Seethakathi review: Moving yet entertaining meta film on art and artistes

The film works in mysterious ways and takes a very unconventional route to make its point.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

Review Tamil

Thuppakki Munai review: Well-intentioned but not-so-engaging tale of redemption and revenge

The film is written with a purpose, and that’s commendable, even though it doesn’t quite make an impact.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar

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Petta teaser: A throwback to vintage Rajinikanth

The makers of the film on Wednesday unveiled the teaser on the occasion of Rajinikanth's birthday and going by the visuals and first impression, the film will bring back 1990s Rajinikanth.

about 1 year ago — Karthik Kumar