July 28, 2015PIX: Nagarjuna, Mahesh Babu at the Cine Maa awards
The award ceremony was held in Hyderabad.Interesting Tamil movie releases this weekend!
Which of these movies are you looking forward to?
July 27, 2015Review: Naalu Policeum Nalla Irundha Oorum is a waste of time
Tamil film Naalu Policeum Nalla Irundha Oorum is a tedious watch, says S Saraswathi.Mohanlal teams up with Priyadarsan
A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Malayalam film industry.Rajinikanth's blockbuster Enthiran gets a sequel
?A lowdown on what's going on in the Tamil film industry.
July 24, 2015Nivin, the real life back-bencher
A lowdown on what's going on in the Malayalam film industry.
July 23, 2015The real challenges of shooting Baahubali
'So much sacrifice has gone into Baahubali and it's been worth it. The film is going to be part of history. We never thought we would get such an amazing response. The film has cut across barriers of language and region. It's being positioned as a pride of India. I never envisioned this.' Cinematographer KK Senthil Kumar tells us how he shot the epic blockbuster Baahubali.Kannada actor Shivrajkumar invites Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan for daughter's wedding
Get your lowdown on what's happening in the Tamil film industry, right here!Mahesh Babu, Kamal Haasan, Kushboo mingle at award function
A look at the pictures.
July 20, 2015Review: Love 24x7 is impressive
Love 24x7 is a promising debut by Sreebala K Menon.Review: Maari is uninspiring
Director Balaji Mohan's Maari is just another regular mass masala movie created to idolize its hero.Review: Acha Din is a mediocre film
Acha Din is quite a disappointment as it lacks depth, even though it deals with a serious subject.Double Barrel to release on the Internet
Get your lowdown on what's happening in the Malayalam film industry, right here!PIX: Shilpa Shetty, Tamanaah, Chiranjeevi at South film awards
Snapshots from the star-studded show.
July 16, 2015Dulquer Salman's Ustad Hotel, now in Telugu
Get your low down on what's happening in the Telugu film industry, right here!Meet the new girl on the Malayalam block
A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Malayalam film industry.
July 15, 2015MSV's Greatest Soundtracks Of All Time
Saluting the late MS Viswanathan and his brilliant music.'Kamal Haasan said his greatest challenge was that Mohanlal did the original'
'I thought either Rajnikanth or Kamal Haasan should do Papanasam. Rajni sir liked it but was not sure about how his fans would accept certain scenes, if he were to do it. Like the scene where he is beaten up by a cop. Kamal sir loved the film and agreed to do it. Later, Rajni sir was willing to take it up but by then, the project was already on with Kamal sir.' Director Jeethu Joseph discusses his well-reviewed film.PIX: The Different moods of Shruti Haasan!
The actor took his passion for photography to a new level when he clicked Shruti in a way we've never seen before!
July 14, 2015'Dileep is a director's actor'
'Seeing the characters you had conceived come alive, saying the lines you had written for them... or the actor giving it a totally different meaning from what you had originally thought... is unbelievable!' Sreebala K Menon tells Paresh C Palicha.
July 10, 2015Mohanlal to shoot with tigers for Puli Murukan
Mohanlal to shoot with tigers for Puli Murukan
July 09, 2015When Ajith gave Appu Kutty a sensational makeover
Ajith's magnanimity is stuff industry folklore is made of.
July 08, 2015Tamil superstar Vijay oragnises an Iftar party
Get your low down on what's happening in the Tamil film industry, right here!
July 06, 2015Who leaked Premam's Censor copy?
A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Malayalam film industry.
June 30, 2015'I have survived on unusual films'
'I have survived on unusual films'
June 29, 2015Suresh Gopi shown the door by NSS
A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Malayalam film industry.
June 27, 2015Huma Qureshi is Mammootty's heroine
Get your low down on what's happening in the Malayalam film industry, right here!
June 26, 2015'Crying in films is very difficult'
'The dark side is not me; I am a mama's boy,' Ganesh Venkatraman tells S Saraswathi.Review: Indru Netru Naalai is a total entertainer
Debutant director Ravi Kumar deserves all the credit for Indru Netru Naalai, writes S Saraswathi.
June 24, 2015'I always wanted to be a star'
Nivin Pauly is elated after the stupendous success of his latest film Premam.
June 23, 2015Sreesanth:I chose acting as my second innings
A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Telugu film industry.
June 22, 2015Review: 32aam Adhyayam 23aam Vaakyam is disappointing
aam Adhyayam 23aam Vaakyam is a disappointing affair because of the careless handling of the subject, says Paresh C Palicha.Review: Acharam is a decent thriller
The psychological thriller revolves around a neurotic police officer, whose life and career are destroyed after he is dumped by his prospective wife.
June 19, 2015'I want to provide a platform to fresh and genuine talent'
Malayalam actor Asif Ali turns producer with Kohinoor.
June 18, 2015'Krishnamma Kalippindi Iddarini was mentally strenous'
This weeks release Krishnamma Kalippindi Iddarini, the Telugu remake of the Kannada hit film Charminar.
June 17, 2015Premam running in packed houses in Kerala
Get your lowdown on what's happening in Malayalam cinema!
June 16, 2015'The stories in Telugu cinema are commercial and repetitive'
The south actress is excited about her new film Krishnamma Kalipindi Iddarini.
June 15, 2015'I don't regret doing Samrajyam 2'
Malayalam actor Unni Mukundan says he is happy that the film has finally released after three years.Review: Inimey Ippadithaan is monotonous
Inimey Ippadithaan is a poorly-written, uninspiring romantic comedy that revolves around a young man's quest to find the perfect bride.
June 14, 2015Review: Maari music will appeal to the youth
Dhanush and music composer Anirudh Ravichander come together for the third time for Maari, and the magic continues.
June 12, 2015Review: Romeo Juliet is too predictable
Director Lakshman pitches love against money in Romeo Juliet and there are no prizes for guessing which one wins, writes S Saraswathi.Baahubali trailer clocks in more than a crore views
A lowdown on all the goings-on in the Telugu film industry.
June 11, 2015First look: Mahesh Babu's Srimanthudu
The actor playing a business tycoon in his upcoming film.Amrutha Suresh denies divorce rumours
Here's a look at what's happening in the world of Malayalam cinema.
June 10, 2015Karan Johar: Kaakka Muttai is a gem
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Tamil cinema!Quiz: Name Balakrishna's first film
In a special series, we will put YOU to the test everyday!
June 08, 2015PIX: Mahesh Babu's cousin gets engaged
The wedding will be held on December 23.Review: Romeo Juliet has some good music
Composer D Imman catches the mood really well in Romeo Juliet, writes Lakshmikanth Jaganmohan.
June 06, 2015Premam shatters box office records
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Malayalam cinema!
June 05, 2015Review: Kaaka Muttai is brilliant
Kaaka Muttai is a delightful entertainer with a subtle message, writes S Saraswathi.Exciting Malayalam releases this weekend!
Take your pick!'I was scared of Telugu films'
Young Telugu actress Ulka Gupta makes her debut in Andhra Pori a remake of hit Marathi film Timepass.
June 04, 2015'Working in Dheepan evolved me as an artist'
Chennai-based theatre artist Kalieaswari Srinivasan opens up on what it means to be part of a Jacques Audiard film, and her Cannes experience.Nara Rohit's Asura releasing on June 5
Get your lowdown on what's happening Telugu cinema!
June 03, 2015Prithviraj: Acting is an unforgiving job
Malayalam star Prithviraj talks about the changing times in Malayalam cinema.
June 02, 2015Madhoo to star opposite Sudeep in Ranna
Get your lowdown of what's happening Kannada cinema!'I am not a fan of remakes'
Telugu director Raj Madiraju talks about his latest film Andhra Pori, the Telugu remake of the superhit Marathi film Timepass.
June 01, 2015Review: Premam is a winner all the way
With Premam, director Alphonse Putheran proves that he has the knack of presenting themes that have blockbuster written all over, writes Paresh C Palicha.Review: Ivide is an average entertainer
Ivide tries to tackle a lot of things but ends up satisfying none.
May 31, 2015Three Malayalis in the news for wrong reasons
Get your low down on what's happening in the Malayalam film industry, right here!
May 30, 2015Political big-wigs, tinsel town grace Telugu actor Allari Naresh's wedding
Telugu actor Allari Naresh got married to Virupa Kantamaneni on Friday, May 29 at N Convention Centre Hyderabad.
May 29, 2015Review: Massu Engira Masilamani entertains
Massu Engira Masilamani is yet another trademark Venkat Prabhu entertainer.'The standing ovation Dheepan got in Cannes truly moved me'
'We may have played a small part, but being a part of the film that has won the prestigious award Palme d'Or is definitely a great honour.'Baahubali audio launch postponed
Get your lowdown on what's happening in Telugu cinema!
May 28, 2015Two interesting Malayalam releases this weekend
Take your pick!Prithviraj, Jayasurya and Indrajith team up for Amar Akbar Anthony
Get your lowdown on what's happening in Malayalam cinema!
May 27, 2015'Pandaga Chesko is a visual treat'
Telugu actor Ram shares his experience of shooting for Pandaga Chesko.
May 26, 2015'Being a superstar comes with a lot of responsibility'
'I am enjoying this phase. I have worked for it. It was not easy. I hope to have a long run here.''Discussion about death penalty is happening worldwide'
National award-winning director S P Jananathan talks about his new film Purampokku Engira Podhuvudamai.
May 25, 2015Ravi Teja's Kick 2 to release on June 12
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Telugu cinema!Review: Kumbasaaram is an overdose of drama
Kumbasaaram is an over the top which has nothing new to offer.Review: Swargathekkaal Sundaram is avoidable
Swargathekkaal Sundaram is one more addition to the heap of films that leave hardly anything to be remembered,
May 23, 2015Rishabh Shetty takes Kannada film Ricky to Jammu and Kashmir
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Kannada cinema right here!
May 22, 2015Review: Demonte Colony is a gripping tale of horror
Demonte Colony is a crisply written, well executed horror thriller that will keep you glued to the screen.Why is Mohanlal intrigued by the Japanese?
Get your lowdown about Malayalam cinema!
May 20, 2015Pix: Political big-wigs, tinsel town grace Telugu actor Manoj Manchu's wedding
Telugu superstar Mohan Babu's actor son Manoj Manchu got married to Pranathi Reddy in a lavish celebration on May 20 at the Hitex Exhibition Centre in Hyderabad.
May 19, 2015Photos: Meet NTR Jr's son
Abhay Ram is barely 10 months old.'Jyothika's personal life had no bearing on 36 Vayadhinile'
'Before we started shooting 36 Vayadhinile, I watched Jyothika's previous films. I told her that I did not want the old Jyothika. I wanted to present a completely new Jyothika.' Director Rosshan Andrrews discusses his well-reviewed film.'Only romance and fun in Premam'
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Malayalam cinema right here!
May 18, 2015'Timepass was worth a remake'
Ramesh Prasad, son of the founder of The Prasad Group talks about remaking hit Marathi film Timepass in Telugu.Review: Nee-Na is impressive
Nee-Na is another brilliant effort by director Lal Jose.Review: Purampokku... is a compelling political thriller
The film is an honest and compelling political thriller that debates the arbitrary nature of capital punishment against the backdrop of a communist revolution.PIX: Charmme celebrates her birthday
Fun birthday weekend for Charmme!
May 15, 2015Review: 36 Vayadhinile is Jyothika's show all the way
A simple yet effective script, well executed by the director, coupled with some enjoyable music, and the wonderful performance of Jyothika definitely make 36 Vayadhinile worth a watch.Nee-Na, Sir C P: Which Malayalam film will you watch this weekend?
Two Malayalam films release today.Review: Lailaa O Lailaa fails miserably
Lailaa O Lailaa is a tacky film that wasted the resources at its disposal.
May 14, 2015Don't miss! Exciting Tamil releases this weekend
Popular actor Jyothika makes a comeback to the silver screen with 36 Vayadhinile.
May 13, 2015First Look: Kamal Haasan's Papanasam
The superstar will be seen in the remake of Malayalam hit film Drishyam.
May 12, 2015Puri Jagannadh to direct Chiranjeevi's 150th film
A lowdown on what's going on in the Telugu film industry.Dileep: Kavya is not the reason for my divorce
A lowdown of what's happening Malayalam cinema!
May 11, 2015Review: Oru Second Class Yatra is a second class journey
The film truly sticks to it's title.
May 08, 2015Meet North Indian Mammoothy!
A lowdown on what's going on in the Malayalam film industry.
May 07, 2015The many, many, MANY controversies of Kamal Haasan
Kamal Haasan's list of controversies is as long as his impressive filmography.'It is difficult to be an actor and a producer simultaneously'
Lakshmi Prasanna Manchu would be seen acting and in her upcoming production venture Dongata.
May 06, 2015When Dulquer went to Hyderabad
A lowdown on what's going on in the Telugu film industry.Why Tamil audience loves their dose of dubbed Hindi serials
With more and more TV channels preferring to air dubbed serials, the Tamil serial industry is slowly going out of business.
May 05, 2015Dileep to play a news anchor in Love 24 X 7
A lowdown on what's going on in the Malayalam film industry.First Look: Prabhas as Shivudu in Bahubali
Filmmaker SS Rajamouli's magnum opus Bahubali is set to release on July 10.Review: Chirakodinja Kinavukal is a laughathon
Chirakodinja Kinavukal doesn't lampoon any superstars or directors, but it does make fun of cliche-ridden films.
May 04, 2015Review: Chandrettan Evideya is confusing
The comedy fails to work for the most part.Mani Ratnam: Why I work with A R Rahman
'You ask him for anything and he gives you more than you expect.'Review: Uttama Villain is for hardcore Kamal Haasan fans
Kamal Haasan's Uttama Villain is a thought-provoking period comedy that revolves around an aging superstar forced to face his own mortality.
May 02, 2015Telugu actor Allari Naresh engaged
The wedding will take place on May 29 at N Convention Centre Hyderabad.
May 01, 2015Review: Vai Raja Vai is a let down
Despite a good storyline, young enthusiastic cast and an impressive technical crew, the film barely manages to hold your attention, writes S SaraswathiUttama Villain release postponed
Film reviewer S Saraswathi was disappointed as the screenings of Kamal Haasan's Uttama Villain were cancelled at the last minute due to some financial problems between the producers and financiers.
April 30, 2015Mani Ratnam: 'I don't believe in giving advice'
'The younger generation may be hip, modern and Westernised outside, but there is something very Indian and traditional in them.''You don't say no to Kamal Haasan'
South actress Pooja Kumar talks about working with Kamal Haasan in Uttama Villan.
April 29, 2015Prithviraj in Mohanlal's Loham?
A lowdown on what's going on in the Malayalam film industry.
April 28, 2015'I had never been on a film set before'
Former Indian Censor Board chief Leela Samson talks about her acting debut.
April 27, 2015Jayaram to tickle your funny bone with Sir CP
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Malayalam cinema right here!FIRST LOOK: Nandamuri Balakrishna all set to roar with Lion
Nandamuri Balakrishna's upcoming film looks promising!
April 24, 2015Kriti Sanon: I am sweet and diplomatic in real life
Kriti Sanon on her new Telugu film Dohchay and how she is dabbling her career between Hindi and Telugu films.
April 22, 2015Dulquer has only one thing to say after RGV's tweets. And he says it well
Dulquer replies to Ram Gopal Varma's controversial tweets about his father Mammootty.
April 21, 2015Tamil TV industry calls for ban on dubbed Hindi, Korean shows
Members from several TV unions came together on April 15 to register their protest against the trend by popular TV channels to telecast dubbed Hindi and Korean serials.PIX: Mohan Babu, Lakshmi Manchu with Narendra Modi
They invite Modi for Manoj Manchu's wedding, which takes place on May 20.Guess who turned one?
Allu Arjun posted his son Ayaan's first birthday picture
April 20, 2015Review: Kanchana 2 is an enjoyable film
Director Raghava Lawrence's Kanchana 2 is an enjoyable horror comedy about six ghosts who are out to avenge their deaths.
April 17, 2015Review: O Kadhal Kanmani is a celebration of love
Director Mani Ratnam's O Kadhal Kanmani is a beautiful and sensitive tale of love filled with fun that warms your heart.Mani Ratnam: Young people view life very differently today
'Even in a conservative society like Chennai, youngsters don't feel bound by conventions anymore.'
April 16, 2015Review:Mammootty fails to impress in Bhaskar The Rascal
Bhaskar The Rascal teams up two stalwarts - Mammootty and director Siddique, but we suggest you take out a DVD of their earlier movies if you want to enjoy their work.Taapsee: I was not keen on doing Kanchana 2
Taapsee Pannu talks about how director Lawrence Raghava convinced her to be a part of Kanchana 2.
April 14, 2015Is Nivin Pauly Malayalam's new big star?
Get your lowdown of the Malayalam film industry.Meeting National Award winning lyricist Na Muthukumar
Noted lyricist Na Muthukuma talks about winning his second consecutive National Award win.
April 10, 2015'Winning the National Award is a huge motivating factor'
Debutant director Bramma G shares his excitement of winning the National Award for the Best Tamil film for Kuttram Kadithal.
April 09, 2015Its Mammooty vs Dulquer this Vishu
A lowdown on what's going on in the Malayalam film industry.
April 08, 2015Kamal Haasan's Uttama Villain to release on May 1
A lowdown on what's going on in the Tamil film industry.
April 06, 2015Review: Ivan Maryadaraman is torture
It may not work for most adults, warns Paresh C Palicha.Veteran actor Krishna completes 50 years in Telugu films
A lowdown on what's going on in the Telugu film industry.Amal Neerad marries Jyotirmayi
Get your lowdown of what's happening in Malayalam cinema right here!Review: Sagaptham is a big bore
Director Surendran's Sagaptham is a slow paced, tiresome action drama.
April 04, 2015Rimi Tomy to play Jayaram's heroine
Get your low down on what's happening in the Malayalam film industry, right here!
April 03, 2015Review: Nannbenda is unremarkable
Nannbenda is run-of-the-mill stuff.
April 02, 2015Review: Komban is a tedious watch
Director M Muthaiah's Komban is an over-the-top rural-based film with too much violence'The treatment of Avunu 2 is different from its prequel'
Telugu actor Harshavardhan Rane talks about working with director Ravi Babu in Avunu 2.
April 01, 2015'I don't want to do movies just to pay my bills'
Kannada actress Parul Yadav talks about working with Yograj Bhat in Vaastu Prakaara and her forthcoming projects.
March 31, 2015Tamanaah is Zee Telugu's brand ambassador
Get your lowdown on what's happening in Telugu cinema.'Vaastu Prakaara is an out-and-out commercial film'
One of the busiest actors in Kannada cinema, Rakshit Shetty collaborates with director Yograj Bhat in Vaastu Prakaara which releases this week.
March 30, 2015'My teacher wanted to take a selfie after I won the National Award'
Ten-year-old Uthara's beautiful rendition of the song Azhagu has won her a National Award.Review: Ennum Eppozhum fails to impress
Ennum Eppozhum is typical Sathyan Anthikkad fare that falls short of expectations.Review: Oru Vadakkan Selfie is an enjoyable film
The narrative has some gaping holes, but one can ignore them as the subject is not dealt in a serious or profound manner.
March 27, 2015Review: Valiyavan fails to impress
There is very little in the film to keep the audience engaged.'It felt wonderful to win the National Award'
Director Praveen Sattaru talks about his National Award winning movie Chandamama Kathalu.'The entire team of Jigarthanda deserves the National Award'
-year-old Vivek Harshan bagged the National Award for Best Editor for Jigarthanda.
March 26, 2015'What if slum children craved for pizza? What would they do?'
Director M Manikandan talks about his National Award-winning Tamil film Kaakka Muttai.Don't miss! Exciting Malayalam releases this Vishu
Take your pick!
March 25, 2015'Jil is a wholesome entertainer'
Actress Raashi Khanna talks about her new film and why she is keen to do a Tamil film.Meet the first Kannada actor to win a National Award
'I have been told that legends like Mammootty, Aamir Khan and even Shahid Kapoor were being considered for the National Award. I'm thrilled to have won it.' Sanchari Vijay talks about his National Award-winning movies.
March 24, 2015'I will work on the negative aspects to better my acting'
Sai Dharam, nephew of Chiranjeevi, talks about his debut film Rey.Review: Avoid watching You Too Brutus
The message from You Too Brutus is that human relationships are fragile but the way it is conveyed leaves us with a bad taste in the mouth.'Uttama Villain is Kamal Haasan's gift to me'
Music composer M Ghibran talks about his experience of working with Kamal Haasan on Uttama Villain.
March 23, 2015Meet Telugu cinema's latest heroine
Actress Saiyami Kher gets ready to make her Telugu debut in this week's release, Rey.Review: 100 Days of Love is a waste of time
0 Days of Love leaves a lot to be desired as a serious love story.
March 22, 2015First Look: Allu-Samantha to romance in S/O Satyamurthy
S/O Satyamurthy is scheduled to release on April 2.
March 20, 2015'I quit my corporate career to pursue acting'
Young Kannada actor Dhananjay explains why he is so passionate about acting.'I quit my corporate career to pursue acting'
Young Kannada actor Dhananjay explains why he is so passionate about acting.
March 19, 2015Mohanlal teams up with Ranjith for Loham
Here's what is new in the Malayalam film industry.Allu Arjun to star alongside Varun Dhawan in ABCD 2
Get your lowdown on what's happening in Telugu cinema right here!
March 17, 2015'I would like to do more meaningful cinema'
'But practically speaking, I have to feed myself and pay my bills, so I have to do a few commercial films too', Sruthi Hariharan tells Praveen Sundaram/Rediff.comMusician Bombay S Kamal dies
He was 82.
March 16, 2015Mohanlal's Mythri to release soon in Malayalam
Here's the lowdown from the Malayalam film industry.Review: Mahabalipuram is a decent attempt
Mahabalipuram is an attempt to shed some light on the plight of young innocent girls who are drugged, raped and filmed to cater to the thriving porn industry.
March 13, 2015Review: Katham Katham is a total waste of time
Though Katham Katham moves at a brisk pace, it is predictable and long, writes S Saraswathi.
March 11, 2015Vishnu Manchu's Dynamite is a remake of Tamil film Arima Nambi
Get your low down from the Telugu film industry.
March 09, 2015Interstellar's Indian Connection
Venugopal talk about his life as a matte painter and compositor and his work on Christopher Nolan's Oscar-winning film.Review: Nellikka is disappointing
Malayalam film Nellikka lacks bite, feels Paresh C Palicha.Dulquer and Nithya Menen send directors into a frenzy
A lowdown on what's happening in the Malayalam film industry.Review: Enakkul Oruvan is worth a watch
Enakkul Oruvan is an engaging and admirable effort by debutant director Prasath Ramar, says S Saraswathi.Review: Bench Talkies fails to impress
Bench Talkies is a very ordinary collection of short films, says S Saraswathi.
March 06, 2015Which Kannada film will you watch this weekend?
Choose from the three releases this week.Mohanlal's son says no to acting
Get your low down from the Malayalam film industry.
March 05, 2015'Kamal Haasan has left me baffled many times'
'Working with Kamal Haasan was a different experience because of his knowledge and the experience he brings to the table. Everybody says he is an encyclopedia and he is one, indeed.' Sound designer Kunal Rajan discusses Kamal Haasan, and their latest film together Uttama Villain.Which Tamil film will you watch this weekend?
Choose from the eight releases this week.
March 04, 2015Telugu actor Manoj Manchu gets engaged
The wedding will take place in May.'The sun is the villain in Surya Versus Surya!'
'My character in Surya Versus Surya cannot come out in daylight.' Actor Nikhil Siddhartha talks about his latest film.Get ready for Coffee Bloom
The film will release on March 6.
March 03, 2015Kamal Hassan's Uttama Villain audio launched
Uttama Villain music available online.Naga Chaitanya gets ready with Dohchay
Dohchay is scheduled for release in March.
March 02, 2015Jeethu Joseph's next is Life of Josutty
Here's the lowdown from the Malayalam film industry.Ajith, Shalini welcome baby boy
The star couple has a daughter named Anoushka.
February 28, 2015'I did not want to be seen as weak before Ajith'
'Ajith is a very warm and friendly person. He speaks from the heart. He never made me feel that he is this popular star,' Arun Vijay tells Rediff.com contributor S Saraswathi.
February 27, 2015Review: Kaaki Sattai is appealing
A decently paced, well scripted film with plenty of humour and great music makes Sivakarthikeyan's Kaaki Sattai worth a watch, writes S Saraswathi.'Kamal Haasan is a delight to work with'
'The best way to carry on that good man's legacy is to make films like he did, love cinema like he did, and unearth talent like he did. K Balachanderis frozen forever in Uttama Villain on celluloid,' Uttama Villain director Ramesh Arvind tells Rediff.com contributor Praveen Sundaram.
February 26, 2015Mohanlal-Puneet Rajkumar's Kannada film wins praise
Kannada film Mythri (Friendship) released last Friday and has received positive reviews for its strong script, realistic plot, good performances and social message.
February 25, 2015Which of these Tamil films will you watch this weekend?
Tell us!Mani Ratnam is back!
Dulquer Salman and Nithya Menen feature in the legendary director's musical love story.
February 24, 2015Review: Haram does not make us happy
Haram loses its steam quite early, says Paresh C Palicha.Jeethu Joseph to direct Kamal Haasan in PK's Tamil remake?
Check this space for updates on the PK remake!
February 20, 2015Review: Tamiluku En Ondrai Aluthavum is not exciting
Despite the intriguing plot, Tamiluku En Ondrai Aluthavum has none of the edge-of-your-seat moments that would have made it exciting, writes S Saraswathi.Manju Warrier's film runs into rough weather
Get a low down in the Malayalam Industry.Review: Fireman misses the target
Fireman's aim seems to be glorifying the image of superstar Mammootty, writes Paresh C Palicha.
February 19, 2015PIX: Anil Kapoor, Venkatesh at Ramanaidu's funeral
Funeral was held today at Ramanaidu Studios.Kamal Haasan: The Ramanaidu banner will fly for a long time to come
'He rose to be almost as big as the stars he worked with,' Haasan says.
February 18, 2015D Ramanaidu: From rice grower to number one filmmaker
Veteran Telugu film producer Dr Daggubbati Ramanaidu passed away into the ages on February 18. In an interview he had granted Rediff.com in September 2010, he tells us how he started making movies.First Look: Oru Vadakkan Selfie looks promising
Oru Vadakkan Selfie is produced by Vinod Shornur under the banner of Cast n Crew.
February 17, 2015Review: Saaradhi is run-of-the-mill
Saaradhi makes an effort to be different but ends up being a run-of-the-mill affair.
February 13, 2015Review: Anegan is engaging
The narrative technique and interesting screenplay of Tamil film Anegan keep things moving at a brisk pace, says S Saraswathi.First Look: Mammootty and Nayantara in Bhaskar the Rascal
Get your low down from Malayalam film industry.
February 10, 2015PIX: Chiranjeevi, Samantha at Rajendra Prasad's son wedding
Pictures from the glitzy wedding reception.
February 09, 2015Review: Aadu Oru Bheekara Jeeviyanu is anything but entertaining
The story of Aadu Oru Bheekara Jeeviyanu oscillates between political satire and slapstick, says Paresh C Palicha.Mohanlal refuses to take Lalisom money back
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and Sports Minister Thiruvanchoor Radhakrishnan went to Mohanlal's home in Kochi last week in an attempt to appease the superstar but in vain.
February 08, 2015Controversy plagues Malayalam film industry
From Mohanlal to drugs, Malayalam film industry is hogging headlines for all the wrong reasons.
February 06, 2015'I'd like to do a high-fashion film'
'These days girls are quite independent. They are scared to settle down as they feel their freedom will be taken away. In Pesarattu, what the girl goes through is representative of the new-gen woman. They have this fear of life and marriage, Nikitha Narayan tells Radhika Rajamani/ Rediff.comPIX: Kajal Aggarwal, Tamannaah mingle at a wedding
The Telugu film industry get together for a grand wedding.'Telugu cinema never expanded into meaningful cinema'
'I prefer calling myself a 'film activist' rather than a filmmaker,' Mahesh Kathi tells Radhika Rajamani/ Rediff.com
February 05, 2015Review: Yennai Arindhaal is an interesting cop film
Yennai Arindhaal cleverly caters to Ajith's mass hero imageMeet the heroine of Aadu Oru Bheekara Jeeviyanu
Yes, that's right. It's a goat.Ajith's Top 10 Hits
As Ajith's Yennai Arindhaal releases, we look at the movies that made him a star.
February 04, 2015Ganesh Venkataraman to make stage debut with Cinderella
Cinderella will be performed on February 7, 2015 at 6.30 pm at Kamarajar Aarangam in Chennai.
February 03, 2015Review: Touring Talkies disappoints
Tamil film Touring Talkies is let down by an almost insensitive script, weak characterisation and inept execution, says S Saraswathi.Mohanlal offers to return fee following lip-sync row
In a letter to the state government, Mohanlal wrote he had been "pained by the strong criticism."
February 02, 2015Review: Isai is a compelling musical thriller
S J Surya's Isai is definitely worth a watch.
January 30, 2015'Bandipotu is a crime comedy'
Director Mohanakrishna Indraganti talks about his first comedy film Bandipotu.
January 29, 2015'I haven't been presented glamorously in Jackson'
'Jackson presents me better than my previous films.' Kannada actress Pavana talks about her look in Jackson.
January 27, 2015Review: This Rasam is very bland
Even super star Mohanlal can't salvage the disaster that is Malayalam film Rasam, says Paresh C Palicha.Review: Mariyam Mukku is confused and disappointing
Malayalam film Mariyam Mukku has a wafer-thin plot, says Paresh C Palicha.
January 23, 2015PIX: Venkatesh, Ram Charan Teja bid goodbye to MS Narayana
Telugu actor-director MS Narayana passes away at 63.Exciting Kannada releases this week!
Check out the movie releases, and make your pick!Which Malayalam film will you watch this week?
Four Malayalam films are set to hit the screens.Telugu comedian MS Narayana passes away
The actor reportedly suffering from malaria as well as kidney problems.
January 22, 2015Mohanlal's conversation with God
God insisted on leaving humans but Mohanlal says he convinced him that we need him as we need love, art, music and compassion.The 10 Most Eagerly Awaited Tamil films of 2015
A look at some of the most anticipated films of 2015.
January 21, 2015Kaniha to the 'moral police': Mind your own business!
The lowdown from the south Indian film industry.
January 20, 2015The 10 most awaited Malayalam films of 2015
A wide range of Malayalam movies is set to hit the screens in the coming months.
January 19, 2015Amitabh Bachchan roots for Ladies and Gentleman
Here's your lowdown on what's going on in the world of Telugu films.
January 16, 2015Review: Darling is worth a watch
Debutante director Sam Anton's Darling has a decent pace, some excellent comedy and an engaging screenplay, says S Saraswathi.
January 15, 2015Review: Aambala is an average potboiler
Sundar C's Aambala is a typical masala entertainer with plenty of romance, over-the-top action, humour and great music.
January 14, 2015Vikram's I is definitely a Pongal treat
Director Shankar's I is an extravagant revenge saga that revolves around a beautiful tale of love sullied by jealousy, greed and anger, says S SaraswathiVikram: I was looking pathetic during the shooting of I
'The weight-loss for I wasn't tough. But to do this for two-and-a-half years left me looking very strange. People started asking questions about my health. Going anywhere became difficult. Meeting relatives and friends became impossible. Even my wife grew very concerned. I'd be very angry with their worries. This is my job!' Tamil actor Vikram talks about his physical transformation for Shankar's I, in which he will appear in four looks: a body builder, a beast, a model, and a hunchback.FIRST LOOK: Mohanakrishna Indraganti returns with a comedy
The film's audio release is scheduled for January 15.
January 13, 2015PIX: Chiranjeevi, Venkatesh at VB Rajendra Prasad's funeral
VB Rajendra Prasad passed away on January 12 of age-related ailments. He was 82.Vikram, Rajinikant, Siddharth: Meet Shankar's leading men
As his latest, much-talked about venture, I, starring Vikram, is all set to hit the screens this Pongal, here is a look at the other heroes, who have been a part of this brilliant director's extraordinary journey of success.Suresh Gopi: I am very happy with my role in I
'I am aware of Shankar's talent and what he is capable of,' Suresh Gopi tells Vijay George/ Rediff.com
January 12, 2015Don't miss! Exciting Tamil releases this Pongal
Three interesting films gear up to release on this festive occasion.
January 09, 2015Venkatesh: I wanted to work with Pawan Kalyan for a long time
'Gopala Gopala is an original concept and the storyline appealed to me.' Superstar Venkatesh talks about his new film.
January 04, 2015'I was surprised that Oraalppokkam captured the hearts of the majority'
'I had thought after completing Oraalppokkam, I would take a break from direction and find a job that would provide financial security for my family. But I realise that is impossible as the visuals of a new film have started haunting me. I have no idea where the finance will come from or what will happen to my family.' Director Sanal Kumar Sasidharan discusses his new film with Paresh C Palicha/ Rediff.com
January 02, 2015'People have always liked me'
'I am not competing against anyone. If I break my own records, that's enough for me.' Kannada actor Gangesh tells Srikanth Srinivasa.
December 31, 2014'If fans want to see me in glamorous roles, I will do them'
'I want to strike a balance between performance-oriented and glamour roles,' Kannada actress Amulya tells Srikanth Srinivasa/ Rediff.com
December 29, 2014Review: Kappal is a mindless comedy
There may be flaws, but there is no denying that Karthik G Krish's Kappal is thoroughly entertaining. But do remember to leave your thinking cap at home, writes S SaraswathiReview: Vellaikaara Durai is forgettable
Vellaikaara Durai barely makes an impression. The story is let down by an aimless screenplay with tedious characters and average music, writes S Saraswathi
December 28, 2014Get ready for Venkatesh-Pawan Kalyan's Gopala Gopala
Gopala Gopala is slated to release during Sankranti, January 14.
December 26, 2014Review: Nagaravaridhi Naduvil Njan is a letdown
Nagaravaridhi Naduvil Njan does not bring any festive cheer.Review: Kayal is compelling love story
Director Prabhu Solomon's Kayal is heartrending tale of love set in the backdrop of the brutal tsunami of 2004.'K Balachander will remain always alive in us'
'During Diwali, many films with big stars are released. KB's film needed no stars. 'A film by K Balachander' was enough to draw the crowds.' Director Suresh Krissna pays rich tribute to the late K Balachander.Review: Meaghamann is a power-packed action thriller
An intense thriller that sheds light on the deadly war between powerful drug cartels and the police.
December 25, 2014Nagarjuna's son Akhil Akkineni to make his debut
Director V V Vinayak has started his new film with Akhil Akkineni which will produced by his father Nagarjuna Akkineni.
December 22, 2014Review: Aamayum Muyalum is disappointing
Rather than watching Aamayum Muyalum, the DVDs of Priyadarshan's old films would be a better option.
December 19, 2014Review: Cousins is crass
Cousins is not an auspicious beginning to the festive season, says Paresh C Palicha.Review: <I>Pisaasu</I> is a haunting tale of love
Taut screenplay, simple dialogues, excellent characterisation, admirable performances and perfect execution make Mysskin's Pisaasu a must watch, says S Saraswathi.
December 18, 2014'Swami Chinamayananda is the Rajinikanth of spiritualism'
'I didn't want the biopic on Swami Chinmayananda to be a propaganda film,' filmmaker R S Prasanna tells Shobha Warrier/ Rediff.com
December 16, 2014'December 1 is inspired by a newspaper report'
'Just like Smita Patil was unsuitable for glamour roles, I believe Nivedita is a lot in the Smita Patil mould,' P Sheshadri tells Srikanth Srinivasa/ Rediff.com
December 15, 2014'Rajinikanth exudes a certain magic that is unbeatable'
Rajinikanth fans throng Chennai theatres to catch his latest film Lingaa.'I never imagined I would be playing Swami Chinmayananda some day'
'Acting for On The Quest was a very fulfilling experience,' Sandeep Hebbar tells Praveen Sundaram/ Rediff.com
December 12, 2014Birthday Special: The Many Avatars of Rajinikanth
Celebrating the Thalaiva's birthday.Aishwarya, Shriya, Nayantara: Rajinikanth's HOTTEST heroine? VOTE!
An extra point to them for performing the daunting task of sharing screen space with the formidable superstar!Which Kannada film will you watch this weekend? VOTE!
Take your pick!
December 09, 2014MUST SEE: Images from Rajinikanth's Lingaa
Is this the big blockbuster of the year?
December 08, 2014Review: Seconds is a waste of time
By the time the big twist arrives in Aneesh Upasana's Malayalam thriller Seconds, we are too jaded to enjoy or appreciate it, says Paresh C Palicha.First Look: Suresh Gopi returns in My God
The film is currently being shot in Thodupuzha.
December 05, 2014Which Kannada film do YOU want to watch this weekend?
Check out the movie releases, and make your pick!
December 04, 2014First Look: Get ready for Chirakodinja Kinavukal
The script is inspired from a story which was narrated in 1996 Malayalam film Azhakiya Ravanan.
December 02, 2014Review: Mylanchi Monjulla Veedu is an old wine in a new bottle
Mylanchi Monjulla Veedu is a typical old world story with inter-religious relationship, elopement, mayhem and murder.
December 01, 2014Review: Angels is forgettable
Angels has a disappointing story and shoddy film-making, says Paresh C Palicha.
November 28, 2014Which Malayalam film will you watch this weekend? VOTE!
Take your pick!Review: Kaaviya Thalaivan is worth a watch
Tamil film Kaaviya Thalaivan is a thoroughly enjoyable experience, says S Saraswathi.
November 27, 2014Which Kannda film will you watch this weekend? VOTE!
Take a look at the releases and vote!
November 26, 2014Mohanlal: No right to stop you kissing
'There can be relationships beyond sex between a man and a woman and the Malayalis seem to be unaware of.'Review: The Dolphins is low on entertainment
Malayalam film The Dolphins gets preachy after a while, says Paresh C Palicha.
November 24, 2014Review: Lal Bahadur Shastri is run-of-the-mill
Lal Bahadur Shastri is a New Gen venture that offers you just few chuckles and laughs here and there.
November 23, 2014Get ready for Yamaleela 2
The Telugu film will release on November 28.
November 21, 2014Review: Vanmham is an uninspiring revenge drama
Tamil film Vanmham really tests your patience, says S Saraswathi.'The world of cinema has always fascinated me'
Debutant director Caarthick Raju talks about the success of Thirudan Police.Jayasurya's Lal Bahadur Shastri releases today
The title has no connection with India's former Prime Minister, but is the combination of the names of the three lead characters in the film.
November 20, 2014Darshan's Ambareesha releases today
The movie has garnered an estimated Rs 21 crore even before its release.Controversies abound for Kerala Film Festival
However, advisory committee chairman Adoor Gopalakrishnan insists he wants the fest to run smooth and hassle-free.
November 19, 2014'If you care for your daughter, you must watch Naa Bangaru Talli'
Directors Rajesh Touchriver and Sunitha Krishnan reveal the challenges and difficulties they faced in the writing, production and distribution of Naa Bangaru Talli.Fahadh Faasil to play a fisherman in Mariyam Mukku
Directed by James Albert, the film will see debutante Sana Altaf play the lead character opposite Fahadh Faasil.
November 18, 2014Birthday Special: Nayantara's fashionable screen avatars
This South stunner turns 30 on November 18.
November 17, 2014Review: Ormayundo Ee Mukham has no substance
Ormayundo Ee Mukham is fluffy and breezy but disappointing.Review: Thirudan Police is a delight to watch
Thirudan Police explores the highly complex father-son relationship, while giving a realistic picture of the everyday life of a policeman.
November 14, 2014'My uncles Chiranjeevi, Nagababu, Pawan Kalyan supported me'
The film releases today.Vineeth Sreenivasan returns as leading man after many years
The role is in debutant director Anvar Sadik's Ormayundo Ee Mukham, releasing today.
November 13, 2014'Erra Bus is a film with an universal concept'
Telugu actress Catherine Tresa explains what interested her to be a part of Erra Bus.Mohanlal and Manju Warrier to come together
The yet untitled film is directed by Sathyan Anthikkad and scripted by Ranjan Pramod.
November 12, 2014'I made Abhimanyu after reading Abdul Kalam's book'
Arjun Sarja talks about his Kannada directorial debut that hit the marquee last week.
November 11, 2014'I am inclined towards offbeat films'
Regina Cassandra talks about her experience of working in Pilla Nuvvu Leni Jeevitham.
November 10, 2014The hit pair of Chinthavishtayaya Shyamala is back!
The hit pair will be seen together in Shibu Balan's Nagaravaridhi Naduvil Njan.Review: Jai Hind 2 fails to impress
Arjun Sarja's Jai Hind 2 is a trite and uninspiring action drama that advocates free education for children.Review: Iyobinte Pusthakam is technically brilliant
Iyobinte Pusthakam is a visual extravaganza where director Amal Neerad's technical skills and the brilliance of the ensemble cast win the day.
November 07, 2014Review: Oru Oorla Rendu Raja is a waste of time
Oru Oorla Rendu Raja is a tedious comedy drama that attempts to highlight the inhumane working conditions of factory workers in our country.'Joru is a film with lots of twists'
Sundeep Kishan talks about doing his first full-fledged slapstick comedy Joru.Fahadh Fazil to clash with Little Superman
Two interesting Malayalam films are lined up for the release this week.Dr Rajkumar's Kasturi Nivasa returns in colour today
The film has been given a makeover at a cost of Rs 2 crore.Review: Mammootty shines in Varsham
Varsham carries the stamp of Ranjith Sankar which is enhanced by Mammootty's presence.Birthday Special: Kamal Haasan's 60 years of excellence
As the legendary actor turns 60 today, we look at his finest performances in the last six decades.
November 06, 2014Mammootty's Varsham releases today
The film is produced under the actor's banner.
November 05, 2014'Got to display wide range of emotions in Brother Of Bommali'
Actress karthika Nair talks about her new Telugu film.
November 01, 2014'Speaking Kannada was quite difficult'
'I would like to work again and again in Kannada cinema, as there is some kind of attachment to the people here,' Priyanka Kandwal tells Srikanth Srinivasa.
October 31, 2014Review: Nerungi Vaa Muthamidathe fails to impress
Nerungi Vaa Muthamidathe touches several issues but does not hit the right notes, says S Saraswathi.Do you know what C10H14N2 is? Tell us!
Kannada filmmaker Pawan Kumar certainly likes to do things differently!Review: Njangalude Veettile Adhithikal disappoints
The film cannot be taken seriously, says Paresh C Palicha.
October 30, 2014Two Kannada love stories to clash at the box office this Friday
Two Kannada releases this Friday'Unwelcome guests end up adding to our worries'
The film stars Jayaram and Priyamani in lead roles.
October 29, 2014Tamil actor Vijay races ahead of Katrina Kaif!
Vijay's fans have erected a statue to celebrate the success of his newest film, Kaththi.
October 28, 2014Vinayan is back with Little Superman 3D
The film hits theatres this November.
October 27, 2014'Karthikeya is all about mystery and adventure'
Nikhil Siddhartha talks about his new film KarthikeyaNagarjuna joins Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat campaign
The Telugu superstar also unveiled a website to create awareness and also engage his fans in the initiative.
October 25, 2014Now, meet Vysakh's Cousins!
Cousins has been made on a grand scale.
October 24, 2014Review: Poojai is a mass entertainer
Poojai is your standard Hari fare, says S Saraswathi.
October 22, 2014Review: Kaththi entertains with a message
Kaththi attempts to highlight the pathetic condition of farmers, whose lives are being destroyed by callous multinational corporations.It's festival time for the Kannada film industry
Two films will release on Diwali.First Look: Rajinikanth's Lingaa
Directed by K S Ravikumar, the film is set to release on superstar's birthday, December 12.
October 21, 2014'Singham is a brand that everyone is aware of'
Singham director Hari Gopalakrishnan's latest film Poojai is all set to hit the screens on Diwali.
October 20, 2014Catherine: Language was never a problem
Actress Catherine Tresa talks about her newest hit, her first Tamil film Madras, and her upcoming projects.'I want to do films for myself'
Kannada actor Prajwal Devaraj shares his excitement about working in his home production Neenaade Naa.Review: Nayana is disappointing
Nayana has some interesting performances but it is only in the second half that we come to the real story.
October 19, 2014A brand new marketing plan for Mammootty's Varsham
The film's posters were launched by Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy at a grand function in Kochi.
October 17, 2014'Neenaade Naa is a true story'
Popular Kannada actor Devaraj talks about his foray into film production.Don't miss! Exciting Tamil releases this Diwali
Four interesting films gear up to release on this festive occasion.
October 16, 2014'I enjoyed working in my first Kannada film'
Ester Noronha who has worked in Telugu films talks about making her Kannada debut.
October 15, 2014'I enjoy direction more than acting'
Kannada director Suryakiran talks about making his acting debut in Usiriginta... Neene Hattira.Naga Chaitanya: Oka Laila Kosam is a romcom
Chaitanya opens up about his new film and also explains why he decided to produce it.
October 14, 2014Krishnavamsi: You can't create a film in vacuum
Director Krishnavamsi talks about the success of Govindudu Andhari Vadele and his earlier films.
October 13, 2014Review: Ithihasa is enjoyable
The storyline sounds simple and thin but the way it is presented makes Ithihasa worth watching.Prithviraj starrer Ennu Ninte Moideen faces trouble
The story is based on the real life romance between Kanchanamala and Moideen and Kanchanamala has accused the director of tweaking their story.Review: Asha Black is boring and insipid
The film is so heavy with messages that the story or narration takes a backseat.
October 10, 2014Ranjith: All my characters are real
The director talks about his new hit, Madras.
October 09, 2014Jeethu Joseph to team up with Dileep
Titled Life of Josutty, the shooting will start in December.25 years of RGV's Shiva
A digitally re-mastered print of Shiva will shortly be re-released in theatres in November.
October 08, 2014'Pathshaala is a road film'
Assistant director, producer Mahi V Raghav talks about his directorial debut.What's in a name? New daddy Prithviraj asks
The star actor and his wife welcomed their first child on September 8 this year.
October 07, 2014Review: Homely Meals is watchable
The film is watchable for its earnest performances.
October 06, 2014Review: Prithviraj's Tamaar Padaar disappoints
Tamaar Padaar is a below average, barely watchable film.
October 03, 2014Can Prithviraj score a hat trick with Tamaar Padaar?
The superstar's last two films 7th Day and Saptamasree Taskaraha have been big hits at the box office.
October 02, 2014Review: Yaan is a terrible bore
Cinematographer Ravi K Chandran's Yaan is a long, tedious and completely over-the-top action drama.Gear up to welcome the Dusshera releases
Two Kannada films will release this festive season.
October 01, 2014'A remake is a remake even if the producer spends crores'
Popular Kannada comedian Sadhu Kokila talsk about the success of his latest directorial venture, Super Ranga.Why Varsham is crucial for Mammootty
Mammootty has already had six releases this year, of which only two films were successful.
September 30, 2014'Govindudu Andhari Vadele is a film about family'
Kamalinee Mukherjee talks about her new film, working with Krishnavamsi and her future plans.
September 29, 2014Review: Money Ratnam is an unpretentious entertainer
What would happen if you get a bagful of money and do not see the real owner around? Go watch Fahadh Faasil's Money Ratnam to find out the answer.Radhika Apte teams with Fahadh Faasil
The untitled film is directed by Vinod Sukumaran.Review: Vellimoonga is a feel-good entertainer
Biju Menon excels while Aju Varghese provides ample support in Vellimoonga.Review: Madras is a must watch!
Director Pa Ranjith's Madras is an intense emotional drama that gives you a ringside view of the lives of the underprivileged in North Chennai.
September 26, 2014Fahadh Faasil's Money Ratnam releases today
Money Ratnam, the 100th movie from The Century Films banner, releases today, September 26.Review: Jeeva lacks punch
Jeeva lacks the unique touch that director Suseenthiran's works are generally associated with.
September 25, 2014'I did my first Kannada film to earn pocket money'
'I want to do Hindi and Telugu films now.' Actress Rakul Preet Singh tells Radhika Rajamani.
September 24, 2014'Everyone wishes to make a good film'
Theatre director, Joy Matthew has made a comeback to films after 26 years and he is busy like never before.
September 23, 2014Mohanlal salutes Narendra Modi
Mohanlal feels Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Teacher's Day speech was very inspirational.
September 22, 2014PIX: Manam completes 100 days, Nagarjuna celebrates
Manam celebrations in full swing.Review: Njan is a courageous effort
Njan is not a completely satisfying film, but it is a courageous effort.'I feel honoured to work with Kamal Haasan'
Asha Sarath will be seen opposite Kamal Hassan in Papanasam.Review: Aadama Jeichomada is entertaining
Badri's Aadama Jeichomada is a satirical take on the rampant spot-fixing in the IPL matches.
September 19, 2014Njan, Vellivelichathil release today
Dulquer Salmaan plays a character from the 1930s in Ranjith's Njan, and media person John Brittas makes his big screen debut in Madhu Kaithapram's Vellivelichathil.Upendra's Super Ranga releases today
Kriti Kharbanda, who is paired opposite Upendra for the first time, is excited about working with Upendra.Review: Aranmanai disappoints
Director Sundar C lets his fans down with his cliché supernatural thriller Aranmanai, rants S Saraswathi.
September 18, 2014PIX: Fashion lessons from Hansika Motwani
The stunning actress will be seen in Aranmanai, set for release this Friday, September 19.Watch Dulquer Salmaan in a serious avatar
The period film titled Njan, is directed by Ranjith.Aranmanai is a humorous supernatural thriller
'I decided to make a horror film in my style.'
September 17, 2014PIX: Suriya goes green with My Tree Challenge
After the ASL Ice Bucket Challenge and its desi Rice Bucket version comes the My Tree Challenge!Gear up to welcome the Dussera releases
Five big Telugu films are up for release during the festive season.
September 15, 2014PIX: Shriya, Charmee, Chiranjeevi at SIIMA awards
The South Indian film industry got together recently for a grand awards night in Malaysia.Vineeth Sreenivasan is back as a hero
The singer turned actor plays the male lead in debutant director Anvar Sadik's Ormayundo Ee Mugham.
September 13, 2014Power: The first Kannada film to cross 15 crore in two weeks
The film stars Puneeth Rajkumar and Trisha.
September 12, 2014Review: Sigaram Thodu is an exciting thriller
A well-executed film with good performances, Sigaram Thodu is definitely worth watching.Check out the Kannada releases of the week
Two Kannada films-- Paramashiva and Pandya that have remained in the cans for at least two years are releasing today.Kamal Haasan's Papanasam is a remake of Mohanlal's Drishyam
The taut screenplay, unusual story and edge of the seat moments made the film an unforgettable experience for viewers.
September 11, 2014First Look: Gopichand's Loukyam
Gopichand plays a diplomatic man who handles all the difficulties with a smile.'Fahadh improvises, Prithviraj does homework'
Prthviraj plays the lead in Menon's second movie, Saptamasree Taskaraha.
September 09, 2014Rakshit and Rishab team up for Kannada film Rikki
The film is produced by S V Babu and the music will be composed by Ajaneesh Loknath.'Hard core action lovers will love Anukshanam'
Vishnu Manchu throws light on Anukshanam, his association with Ram Gopal Varma and his future projects.'Mammootty made things easier for me during Rajadhi Raja'
'Directing Mammootty is a dream come true.' Ajai Vasudev talks to Vijay G.
September 08, 2014Lucia, now in Tamil
The first look of the Tamil remake of Pawan Kumar's crowd-funded Kannada film Lucia is out.Review: Saptamasree Taskaraha is a fun ride
Saptamasree Taskaraha is an enjoyable comic thriller, says Paresh C Palicha.
September 06, 2014Review: Bhaiyya Bhaiyya offers nothing substantial
Bhaiyya Bhaiyya does provide a few chuckles, but nothing substantial.
September 05, 2014Review: Rajadhi Raja fails to impress
Rajadhi Raja is a lacklustre Onam release, writes Paresh C Palicha.Review: Amara Kaaviyam does not warm your heart
Director Jeeva Sankar's Amara Kaaviyam is an unmemorable love story, feels S Saraswathi.Get ready for these interesting Onam releases
The mood of celebration and the school holidays make Onam one of the hottest seasons for Malayalam cinema.Double treat for Kannada movie goers
Two movies, Ingale Marga (Road to Ingale) and Tirupati Express releases today,September 5.
September 03, 2014Kalidas Jayaram to debut in a Tamil film
Kalidas will be acting in Balaji Tharaneetharan's forthcoming film, Oru Pakka Kathai
September 02, 2014Mohanlal's son makes his debut
Pranav is currently assisting director Jeethu Joseph in Papanasam
September 01, 2014Samantha, Allu Arjun at the Santosham awards
Here's looking at the star arrivals.Jeethu Joseph: Drishyam is not a copy
Writer-director Jeethu Joseph has now been accused by filmmaker Satish Paul of plagiarising his novel, Oru Mazhakkalathu.Review: Mohanlal's Peruchazhi disappoints
Peruchazhi is not up to the mark especially since it underutilises an actor of Mohanlal's caliber.Review: Salim is an engaging thriller
Vijay Antony's Salim is all about how an honourable man strikes back when he is pushed to breaking point.Review: Irumbu Kuthirai has nothing new to offer
Irumbu Kuthirai an uninspiring and lacklustre tale of a guilt-ridden biker, who blames himself for a freak bike accident that causes the death of his beloved father.
August 30, 2014'Mohanlal never behaved like an actor'
'My wife is still in disbelief that I directed Mohanlal,' says New Jersey-based filmmaker Arun Vaidyanathan.
August 25, 2014Review: Mammootty's Munnariyippu is worth a watch
The star cast is in top form with every character etched perfectly.
August 22, 2014First look: Naga Chaitanya's Oka Laila Kosam
The film is named after a song from the late Akkineni Nageswara's film Raamudu Kaadu Krishnudu.Mammootty's Munnariyippu releases today
Mammootty plays a prisoner in the film, who is serving a sentence for double homicide.
August 21, 2014Meet the techie who turned into filmmaker
'There are movies made with IT as a backdrop and about the mafia. But no one connected the two. That's how Mumbhai Connection was born',says Atlanta Nagendra.Aashiqui 2's Telugu remake releases tomorrow
Sachiin J Joshi and Nazia Hussain essay the lead role in the film.
August 20, 2014Fahadh Faasil's Money Ratnam connection
Money Ratnam is the name of Fahadh's latest film in which the actor plays a sales executive.First Look: Ravi Teja's Power
Hansika Motwani and Regina Cassandra are paired opposite Ravi Teja in the movie.
August 19, 2014Allu Arjun acts and produces a short film
Titled I Am That Change, the film is directed by Sukumar.Manju Warrier teams up with Mohanlal
Drected Sathyan Anthikkad the film will be scripted by Ranjan Pramod.
August 18, 2014Review: Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam is interesting
R Parthiepan's Kathai Thiraikathai Vasanam Iyakkam has an entertaining story and is definitely worth a watch.Review: Surya's Anjaan fails miserably
The film is a long, tedious and predictable film about friendship and revenge, set in the backdrop of the Mumbai underworld
August 14, 2014Jyothika makes comeback in How Old Are You remake
The actress will be back after seven years.
August 11, 2014Review: Njan Steve Lopez is a bold attempt
The film has a problem with pacing and lags a few times but the director uses these moments to add meat to the characters.
August 08, 2014Review: Apothecary could have been better
The story does not have any subtlety, everything that the director wishes to convey has been overtly pronounced by the actors through their dialogues.Rajeev Ravi's Njan Steve Lopez releases today
The film launches Fahadh Faasil's younger brother, Farhan Faasil.
August 07, 2014Malayalam film Apothecary releases today
The story which is set in a hospital named Apothecary highlights some social issues.Chiranjeevi to be Nagarjuna's guest on Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu
The show has had some touching stories which have been motivating, inspiring and struck a chord with viewers.
August 06, 2014First Look: NTR Jr's Rabhasa
Directed by Santosh Srinivas, the film is expected to release in the last week of August.First Look: Jayasurya in Lal Bahadur Shasthri
The title has been formed by combining the names of the three main characters in the film, Lal (Jayasurya), Bahadur (Nedumudi Venu) and Shasthri (Aju Varghese).
August 04, 2014Review: Sarabham is a decent attempt
Sarabham is an average mystery thriller that revolves around a kidnapping charade gone horribly wrong.
August 01, 2014Review: Avatharam is average
The film lags mostly in the second half.Review: Jigarthanda is a fun ride
Jigarthanda is an engrossing gangster film with a series of bizarre twists and turns that keeps you guessing, writes S Saraswathi.Shivarajkumar's Aryan releases today
Aryan had become the first film in Kannada to officially announce its release date before getting a censor certificate.
July 30, 2014Siby Malayil's Njangalude Veettile Athithikal
Jayaram and Priyamani play a married couple going through some tough times in their lives.
July 28, 2014Review: Manglish is a typical Mammootty film
Manglish is a typical star vehicle that does not deserve a critical dissection.Censor trouble in Kannada Films
Certification of films by the Regional Censor Board (RCB) in Bangalore has come to a standstill because there are not enough members to watch the films.Review: Hi I'm Tony is just another thriller film
Hi I'm Tony tries to experiment, but it's just another thriller that depends on its actors, blood and gore.Review: Vikramadityan entertains in parts
Anoop Menon and Joy Mathew along with Dulquar Salman and Namitha have given a decent performance in the film.
July 26, 2014'Hi I'm Tony is a thriller'
The film has been shot inside huge sets in Kochi that recreated the interior of a plush apartment.
July 25, 2014Review: Thirumanam Enum Nikkah fails to impress
Thirumanam Enum Nikkah fails to live up to expectation despite the good performance by both Jai and Nazriya.
July 23, 2014First look: Neelakanta's Maaya
Harshvardhan Rane is the main lead opposite three heroines--Sushma Raj, Nandini Rai and Avantika.
July 21, 2014Review: Sathuranga Vettai is thought provoking
The film revolves around a sharp con artist who cleverly exploits our secret desire to make easy money through the most fantastic scams.
July 19, 2014Is Dulquer the new Angry Young Man?
The young actor seems to have taken a fancy for such roles in his movies.
July 18, 2014Review: Velaiyilla Pattadhari is pure entertainment
Tamil film Velaiyilla Pattadhari shines because of Dhanush's performance, says .
July 15, 2014'It's easier to improvise with the younger generation of actors'
Bangalore Days director Anjali Menon discusses her films and more.
July 14, 2014PIX: Rekha, Kushboo, Samantha at South Filmfare awards
The 61 South Filmfare Awards were held in Chennai on July 12.Review: Vegam doesn't have a soul
On the whole, the film turns out to be a heartless adventure.
July 11, 2014Review: Ramanujan is a must watch
The film which is dedicated to India's mathematical prodigy, Ramanujan, is a well researched, well-written and brilliantly directed.
July 09, 2014Malayalam film Vegam ready to hit the screens
The film is about two youngsters who want to make some quick money and lead a luxurious life.
July 08, 2014Mammootty' s Manglish, to be released in Dolby Atmos
It willl be the first Malayalam film to be mixed and released in the Dolby Atmos cinema sound platform.
July 05, 2014Actor Rima Kallingal opens dance school
'Mamangam aspires to be a platform where everyone who loves to dance can revel and celebrate sheer dancing,' says Rima.
July 04, 2014Review: Arima Nambi is engaging
A skilfully written plot, deft direction and excellent camera work make director Anand Shankar's Arima Nambi a highly engaging, action-packed thriller.
July 01, 2014Famous drummer Sivamani turns music director
Sivamani will make his debut as a composer in the Tamil film Arima Nambi.
June 30, 2014Review: Enna Satham Indha Neram fails to thrill
Enna Satham Indha Neram is a dull and unexciting film revolving around four 8-year-olds who get lost in a zoo during a school excursion.First Look: Prithviraj in Major Ravi's Picket 43
Prithviraj plays an Indian soldier, who is left behind in a lonely picket on the India-Pakistan border.
June 29, 2014Get ready for Kannada Bigg Boss 2!
Sudeep returns as the host of the show for the second season.
June 27, 2014Review: Saivam is worth a watch
The film is an extremely simple fun-filled family drama with a subtle message promoting animal welfare and encouraging vegetarianism.Naga Chaitanya's Autonagar Surya releases today
The much-delayed Telugu film Autonagar Surya is finally releasing today, June 27.
June 26, 2014PIX: The HOTTEST item songs of South Cinema
Here's what Tamannaah has in common with Malaika Arora Khan and Sameera Reddy!
June 25, 2014Arya's brother, Sathya makes his film debut
The film titled Amarakaaviyam is directed by Jeeva Sankar.First Look: Prithviraj's Saptamasri Taskaraha
The film is an entertainer based on the lives of seven gentlemen thieves.
June 24, 2014Dileep's Buddhettan to be renamed Villali Veeran
The makers of the film didn't want to hurt the feelings of Buddhists and that is the reason the title was changed.
June 23, 2014First Look: Ram Charan's Govindudu Andarivadele
Kajal Aggarwal Jayasudha and Kamalinee Mukherjee, Prakash Raj and Meka Srikkanth also feature in this family entertainer.
June 19, 2014Review: Vadacurry is worth a watch
Tamil film Vadacurry is a commendable effort, says .Filmmaker Lal Jose begins his road trip to London!
The filmmaker is known for his penchant for travelling.Malayalam hit film Drishyam to be remade as Drushya in Kannada
Actor Ravichandran, music maestro Ilayaraja and director P Vasu will team up for the remake.
June 16, 2014Review: Naku Penta Naku Taka disappoints
Naku Penta Naku Taka is a disappointment considering the promise it carried.Review: Koothara is an average entertainer
Koothara in colloquial terms means something despicable. Luckily, this film does not live up to its title.Prakash Raj's Oggarane is a huge success at the Box Office
The collection of the Tamil and Telugu versions of the film are weaker than the Kannada version.Review: Naan Than Bala disappoints
The film is a highly melodramatic tale of friendship between a righteous temple priest and a hardcore killer.
June 13, 2014Review: Mundasupatti is a decent attempt
Mundasupatti is an entertaining rom-com, writes S Saraswathi.
June 12, 2014The suspense over Mohanlal's Koothara continues
The title Koothara has been derived from the names of the three young actors, Koubrin (Bharath), Tharun (Tovino Thomas) and Ram (Sunny Wayne).
June 10, 2014First look: Venkatesh's Drishyam
Drishyam is slated to release in July.
June 09, 2014Telugu production house Suresh Productions completes 50 years
The production house, has produced about 150 films in 15 languagesReview: Manjapai is cliched and predictable
Manjapai is a very predictable and overemotional tale of a meddlesome righteous villager with a heart of gold who unintentionally creates havoc in the life of his grandson.Miya replaces Nazriya in Hi I'm Tony
Nazriya Nazim opted out of the film as she is busy with her wedding preprations with Fahadh Faasil.
June 06, 2014Review: Un Samayal Arayil is a gourmet's delight
Prakash Raj's Un Samayal Arayil is a thoroughly enjoyable light romantic comedy set in the backdrop of an intense passion and love for food and cooking.Malaylam film My Life Partner releases today amidst an unprecedented ban!
The film, based on homosexuality, has faced stiff resistance from exhibitors in Kerala.
June 05, 2014Shah Rukh's Mannat, now a shooting location
The shoot of the upcoming Malayalam film was canned using a hidden camera.
June 04, 2014Is Mohanlal playing God in Koothara?
With unkempt looks, beard and long hair, Mohanlal plays a local gypsy in the film.Manam is a winner at the box office
With three generations of the Akkinenis -- late Akkineni Nageswara Rao (ANR), Akkineni Nagarjuna and Akkineni Naga Chaitanya the film has proved to be a big hit.Pix: The Prettiest Brides of South Cinema
As Amala Paul gets ready for the big day, we look back at the beautiful brides of the South film industry.
June 03, 2014First look: Mahesh Babu's Aagadu
Aagadu is likely to release in the last week of September.
June 02, 2014Review: Bangalore Days is a highly recommended watch
Malayalam film Bangalore Days boasts of fine performances, says .
May 30, 2014Review: Poovarasam Peepee has right balance of fun, suspense and emotions
Director Halitha Shameem, deserve credit for weaving an excellent suspense thriller like Poovarasam Peepee.Bangalore Days opens in theatres today
The film has been directed by Anjali Menon.
May 28, 2014First look: Nara Rohit's Sankara
Sankara is a remake of the Tamil sleeper hit Mouna Guru.
May 23, 2014Review: Rajinikanth deserves applaud for Kochadaiiyaan
Despite the technological hype, it is still extremely tough to connect with the virtual characters, especially Rajinikanth, whose larger-than-life persona cannot be captured by any path-breaking technology
May 22, 2014Suresh Gopi: Apothecary talks about the responsibilities of a doctor
Suresh Gopi talks about Apothecary.
May 20, 2014First Look: Amala Paul and Nivin Pauly in Mili
Amala Paul plays the title role of an introvert girl living in a working women's hostel.
May 19, 2014Review: How Old Are You is impressive
How Old Are You is a good watch not just because it is the comeback film of Manju Warrier, but also because it has got a good story to tell.Review: Mr Fraud does not entertain
Only the hardcore Mohanlal fans will like Mr Fraud which is otherwise an uninteresting film.
May 18, 2014First look: Sharwanand teams up with Nithya Menen
Directed by Kranti Madhav, the film is a family entertainer with a love story woven in.
May 15, 2014Kunchacko Boban and Biju Menon team up again in Bhaiya Bhaiya
Kunchacko plays a supplier of Bengali labourers, while Biju Menon is a Bengali who has been living in Kerala ever since his childhood.
May 12, 2014Review: God's Own Country is cliched and predictable
God's Own Country is over-written -- characters explain everything in words when a mere change of expression would do.Review: Vallavanukku Pullum Aayudham is a forgettable film
The film is slow and unexciting and does little to keep the audience entertained.
May 09, 2014Review: Yaamirukka Bayamey is a hilarious tale of horror
Yaamirukka Bayameyis a well-executed horror comedy that revolves around four eccentric characters and their hilarious attempts to run a guesthouse at a haunted mansion
May 05, 2014My Life Partner: First Malayalam film on gays
Actors Sudev and Ameer Niyas pay the main characters in the film which also marks the directorial debut of actor M B Padmakumar.First look: Sharwanand's Run Raja Run
Based on a short story, Run Raja Run is directed by newcomer Sujeeth.Review: Law Point has only low points
Law Point is a lethargic long drive with many low points.Review: Mosayile Kuthirameenukal is worth a watch
Mosayile Kuthirameenukal is visually enchanting, so watch it in spite of some flaws.
May 02, 2014Review: Nee Enge En Anbe is no Kahaani
Vidya Balan's Kahaani was a huge hit so much was expected of the remake. Unfortunately, Nee Enge En Anbe is not in the same league.
May 01, 2014First Look: Suriya's Anjaan
Manoj Bajpayee, Vidyut Jamal, Rajpal Yadav and Dalip Tahil are also a part of the film.
April 30, 2014Rajinikanth's next titled Lingaa
Directed by K S Ravikumar, the film will also star Sonakshi Sinha and Anushka Shetty.
April 29, 2014Exhibitors threaten a ban on Mohanlal's Mr. Fraud
The stand-off between film exhibitors and technicians in Kerala has lead The Exhibitors'Federation not to allow the release Mr. Fraud.
April 28, 2014Review: Yennamo Yedho leaves you totally bored
The film is a meaningless romantic comedy that makes a pathetic attempt to portray the emotional upheavals you go through in life before finding your true love.Review: Masala Republic is a shabby film
Masala Republic is one of the tackiest films made in recent times.
April 25, 2014Review: Vaayai Moodi Pesavum is a total entertainer
Vaayai Moodi Pesavum is a thought-provoking and thoroughly enjoyable filmReview: Chandamama Kathalu is a slice of life film
Chandamama Kathalu may be slow and without the regular commercial ingredients but the film has its moments
April 24, 2014Meet Caroline Bech, Mammootty's heroine in Manglish
Dutch theatre artiste Caroline Bech will be cast opposite Malayalam superstar Mammootty
April 21, 2014Review: Tenaliraman is an average entertainer
The film tires to present a socially relevant issue in a humorous manner, but sadly, the film fails to make any kind of impression.First Look: Dulquer and Unni in Lal Jose's Vikramadityan
Young heroes Dulquer Salmaan and Unni Mukundan play friends with different attitudes in Lal Jose's Vikramadityan.Review: Damaal Dumeel is an average entertainer
Despite its faults, Damaal Dumeel is engaging in parts.Review: 1 by Two lets you down
1 by Two is a let down considering the expectations it had raised before its release
April 19, 2014Silk Smitha returns to Kannada cinema
Will Kavita do justice to Silk Smitha?
April 15, 2014First look: Chandamama Kathalu-- An anthology of eight love stories
The central theme of Chandamama Kathalu is love and eight different stories portray different aspects of love.
April 14, 2014Review: Nothing original about Polytechnic
There is nothing new in the film and it is the effort the actors put in that helps the film from sinking totally.Review: Gangster is a cliched movie
Even those who feel like defending this film because it is made for the mass audience will be disappointed.
April 11, 2014Review: Naan Sigappu Manithan is a riveting revenge drama
Naan Sigappu Manithan has an honest narrative, excellent performances and many twists and turns that keep you entertained
April 09, 2014Dileep to play a Ring Master
After the debacle of Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal, Dileep hopes to recoup his fortunes with director Rafi's Ring Master
April 07, 2014Review: Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum is interesting
Oru Kanniyum Moonu Kalavaanikalum is not your average run-of-the-mill comedy, says .
April 04, 2014Review: Maan Karate is a letdown by uninspiring direction
The film is all about how a weak, good for nothing is suddenly transformed into a boxing champion by the power of true love.Aashiq Abu's Gangster with Mammootty releases today
Mammootty, who has had a mediocre run at the box office with his past few films hopes to bounce back with Gangster.
April 03, 2014Disappointing first quarter for Malayalam cinema
14 could well be the year the Malayalam industry faces its acid test.
April 02, 2014First Look: Dileep and Joshiy team up in Avatharam
Dileep will play a villager who comes to Kochi.
April 01, 2014Review: Nedunchalai is tedious
A shorter crisper version of the film would perhaps have been more entertaining.
March 28, 2014Review: Inam is a revelation
Set in the backdrop of the Sri Lankan Civil War, Santosh Sivan's Inam brings to light the plight of the thousands of hapless Lankan Tamils, who were caught in the crossfire between the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Elam) and the Sri Lankan government.
March 27, 2014Station-- Another Hindi film from Bangalore
Station is a crime thriller about three psychotic assassins sent to carry out a job at a deserted railway station.
March 24, 2014Mammootty teams up with Ranjith Sankar's for Varsham
The film is about a common man becoming a legend in his own right.
March 21, 2014Review: Cuckoo is brilliant
Tamil film Cuckoo is a heartwarming love story between two visually challenged individuals that keeps you totally engrossed with its brilliant performances, sensational music and stunning visuals, definitely a must watch, writes .
March 20, 2014Mammootty's Praise The Lord releases today
The film is based on well-known writer Paul Zachariah's novel of the same title.
March 19, 2014First Look: Ram Gopal Varma's Rowdy
The film will have the father-son duo of Mohan Babu and Vishnu Manchu in the lead.
March 18, 2014Mammootty's 'Salt n Pepper' avatar in Gangster
The film will release next month.
March 15, 2014First Look: Fahadh, Nivin and Dulquer in Bangalore Days
Bangalore Days has some of the hottest young stars in Malayalam films.
March 14, 2014Bangalore makes a Hindi movie
Swaroop Kanchi, the Bangalore-based film-maker tries his hand at Hindi film, Yeh Dil Ramta Jogi.
March 12, 2014First Look: Aravind Krishna's Adavi Kachina Vennela
The Telugu film Adavi is slated to release shortly.
March 09, 2014Mohanlal is Mr Fraud!
Mohanlal plays a fraudster in writer-director B Unnikrishnan's forthcoming film, Mr Fraud.
March 07, 2014Kannada film Ulidavaru Kandanthe to be screened at Cannes Film Festival
The first Kannada film to be shot in live sound, Ulidavaru Kandanthe will be apart of the prestigious Cannes Film Festival this year
March 05, 2014Malayalam cinema goes through rough times
The satellite rights are the hefty amount paid by TV channels to producers for the right to show the film for the next 99 years.
March 03, 2014Review: Vallinam is a decent sports based drama film
The film highlights the craze for cricket and the complete lack of empathy for any other sport
February 28, 2014Review: Thegidi is an exciting thriller
Thegidi directed by debutant P Ramesh is an exciting investigative thriller revolving around a massive insurance scam.Prithviraj: I am going to be a father
The actor shared the good news with his fans through his offical Facebook page.
February 27, 2014Shaji N Karun's Swapaanam releases today
Jayaram plays a Chenda artiste in the national award winning director Shaji N Karun's Swapaanam.It's remake season in Telugu cinema
Hindi films like Oh My God and Aashiqui-2 are being remade in Telugu.
February 26, 2014Tamil hit film Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanum to be remade in Kannada
The film will be titled titled Kwatle Sathisha.
February 25, 2014Venkatesh to play Mohanlal's role in the Telugu remake of Drishyam
Directed by Sripriya, the film will also star Meena and Nadia in the film.
February 24, 2014First Look: Nikhil and Swati pair up again for Karthikeya
The hit pair will come together for debutant director Chandoo Mondeti's Karthikeya.Review: Bramman fails to impress
There are many dramatic twists in the film, yet itlacks the depth, intensity and sentiment that we have come to expect from Sasikumar.
February 21, 2014Review: Aaha Kalyanam is a treat
Aaha Kalyanam is a refreshing romantic comedy, writes .Coming up this weekend: Jayasurya in Happy Journey
The actor plays a blind cricketer in Happy Journey.
February 19, 2014Gulf is a great market, suggests Ranjith Sankar
The Malayalam television industry is currently embroiled in controversies surrounding satellite rights of films.
February 18, 2014Drishyam director to direct Kamaal Haasan
Director Jeethu Joseph will remake his own hit Malaylam film Drishyam in Tamil with the superstar.
February 14, 2014Review: Ithu Kathirvelan Kadhal is a feel good entertainer
Ithu Kathirvelan Kadhal starring Udhayanidhi and Nayanthara is a simple love story with a good mix of romance, comedy and sentiment.'Balu Mahendra was a film-maker par excellence'
Director Suresh Krissna talks about his encounters with the legendary director Balu Mahendra who passed away on February 13.
February 13, 2014Now, YOU can interact with Rajinikanth
Just stand in front of his latest film Kochadaiiyaan's hoarding, send an SMS, and watch what happens next.'Balu Mahendra's death will leave a void in the Tamil film industry'
'In Tamil Nadu where film stars are treated as gods, Balu Mahendra was an institution by himself,' Actress Radhika Sharatkumar pays rich tribute to the filmmaker, who passed away on Thursday, February 13.Sadma director Balu Mahendra passes away
The 74-year-old filmmaker succumbed to a heart attack.
February 11, 2014PIX: Gauahar Khan, Kushal Tandon in South Africa
The duo, gearing up for Khatron Ke Khildai, met and fell in love on Bigg Boss.
February 10, 2014Review: Pulivaal is uninspiring
Pulivaal is an unimaginative tale of two strangers brought together by fate in a ridiculous cat and mouse game, which ends up ruining the life of an innocent.
February 07, 2014Review: Pannaiyarum Padminiyum is refreshing
Director Arun Kumar's Tamil film Pannaiyarum Padminiyum is a realistic story about the lives of ordinary people and their simple desires, says .
February 04, 2014Review: London Bridge is a sloppy love story
London Bridge is an usual romance between a poor guy who has come up the hard way and a rich princess who falls for him.
February 03, 2014Review: Malayalam film 1983 is worth a watch
Debutante director Abrid Shine depicts the transformation of Indian society towards the importance of sports in the film.
February 02, 2014First Look: Telugu actor Nandamuri Balakrishna's Legend
Nandamuri Balakrishna's next project is Legend with director Boyapati Seenu who directed his earlier hit Simha.
January 31, 2014Review: Rummy is engaging
Vijay Sethupathi's Rummy -- directed by debutant Balakrishnan -- is an engaging village-based dark romantic thriller set in the 1980s.Review: Inga Enna Solludhu is boring
VTV Ganesh's Inga Enna Solludhu is a total waste of time, write .Kamal Haasan in Drishyam's Tamil version
Kamal Haasan to team up with Jeethu Joseph for Drishyam's Tamil version
January 28, 2014Review: Goli Soda is brilliant
Lightly flavoured with the innocence of teenage romance and lots of action, Goli Soda is totally worth watching.
January 27, 2014Review: Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 is a repeat of what we've seen before
Malayalam film Mannar Mathai Speaking 2 is not a patch on the previous two films, writes .
January 24, 2014Review: Malini 22 Palayamkottai is is relevant
Sripriya's Malini 22 Palayamkottai is a dark women-centric revenge drama that highlights the burning issue of sexual assault and violence against womenReview: Salala Mobiles fails as a love story
Salala Mobiles is an average film, according to .
January 23, 2014Dulquer to romance Nazriya in Salala Mobiles
The film is directed by debutant director Sharath A Haridasan.
January 22, 2014Akkineni Nageswara Rao lived and breathed cinema
Akkineni Nageswara Rao was one of the people instrumental in bringing the Telugu industry to Hyderabad from Chennai in the 1990s. salutes the thespian, who passed into the ages on Wednesday, January 22.
January 20, 2014Malayalam actors Fahadh Faasil and Nazriya Nazim to wed
The star couple will tie the knot in August this year
January 11, 2014Jilla is a commercial entertainer
Vijay and Mohanlal starrer Jilla is your everyday Madurai-based action thriller set in the backdrop of the special bond shared by a father and his devoted foster son
January 10, 2014Review: Veeram is a treat for Ajith fans
The film is a slow-paced family drama with all the elements of a commercial entertainer.
December 26, 2013Review: Madha Yaanai Koottam shows senseless violence
Madha Yaanai Koottam reveals in great detail the rites and rituals followed after death and how pride, anger and vengeance can only lead to senseless violence and death.
December 25, 2013Baand Baaja Baarat to be remade in Tamil
Nani and Vaani Kapoor will play the lead roles in the south remake
December 24, 2013First Look: Madhav Ramadasan's Apothecary
Apothecary is a historical name for a medical practitioner, dating back to 2600 BC
December 23, 2013Review: Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal falls flat
Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal may have been an attempt to look at the fickleness of relationships in today's times in a humourous way but it does not have the desired effect.Review: Oru Indian Pranayakatha is disappointing
Fahaad Fasil tries too hard to prove a point with his acting.Review: Thalaimuraigal is brilliant
Ace filmmaker Balu Mahendra makes a sensational acting debut in Thalaimuraigal.Review: Endrendrum Punnagai is worth a watch
Endrendrum Punnaga certainly succeeds in entertaining the audience.
December 20, 2013Review: Drishyam is Mohanlal's film
Mohanlal steals the show in Drishyam.Lal Jose's Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal releases today
Director Lal Jose is teaming up with actor Dileep for the seventh time in Ezhu Sundara RathrikalReview: This Biriyani is well-made
Tamil film Biriyani is a fun-filled thriller.
December 17, 2013First Look: Allu Arjun's Race Gurram
Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan will make his Telugu debut in the film.First Look: S S Rajamouli's Baahubali
This Telugu-Tamil film (which is likely to be dubbed in Hindi and other languages) stars Prabhas, Rana Daggubati and Anushka Shetty.
December 13, 2013Review: Ivan Veramathiri is an average entertainer
Ivan Veramathiri lacks the simplicity, depth and magic of Director M Saravanan's last film Engeyum Eppodhum.Jayasurya to play a blind cricketer in his next film
Directed by Boban Samuel, the film will also star Lal who plays a cricket coach.Review: Vedivazhipadu is a damp squib
The film makes an effort to add sparkle to the so-called 'new gen' formula, but ends up being a damp squib.
December 11, 2013Malayalam film Vedi Vazhipadu gets A certificate
The film has the famous Attukal Pongala festival as the backdrop and the Censor Board initially refused to give a screening certificate.
December 09, 2013Review: Thagararu is fast paced and interesting
The story of Thagararu moves along at a brisk pace with lots of comedy and well defined roles for all the characters.Review: Mammootty's Silence is worth a watch
Mammootty plays a legal advisor and gives a decent performance in the film.
December 06, 2013Review: Kalyana Samayal Saadham is funny and thought provoking
The film is not just about a big fat Indian wedding but also highlights the emotional and sensitive topic of stress-related erectile dysfunction.Review: Malayalm film Weeping Boy will make the audience weep
We have seen a few Malayalam films tackle the subject of anti-abortion, but Weeping Boy handles it very poorlyMammooty's Silence hits the screen today
Directed by V K Prakash, Mammootty plays a lawyer in this family thriller.
December 04, 2013First Look: Nani plays a double role in his next- Janda Pai Kapiraju
The film will be directed by Samuthirakani and will see Amala Paul as the lead actress.
December 03, 2013Review: Bicycle Thieves fails to impress
Director Jimson Joy tries to combine an old-style narrative with so-called 'new gen' cinema in Bicycle Thieves, but fails to get it right.From Ekta Kapoor to Gautham Menon- Pallavi Subhash debuts in Tamil film
Pallavi will be make her debut opposite Silambarasan in Gautham Menon's untitled film.Review: Naveena Saraswathi Sabatham disappoints
Tamil film Naveena Saraswathi Sabatham is a pathetic first attempt, according to .
December 02, 2013Review: Janal Oram is an appealing film
Janal Oram is a pleasant and scenic journey into the lives of passengers who travel together daily on the route between Palani and Pannaikadu.Review: Escape from Uganda is not up to the mark
Escape from Uganda is a film that tries to thrill but fails to do so.Review: Punyalan Agarbatthis is enjoyable
Punyalan Agarbatthis is a well executed film with Jayasurya along with the rest of the cast giving a likable performance.
November 30, 2013Vidiyum Munn is brilliant
The stark simplicity of the dialogues, the well-etched characters, the intriguing plot, the captivating music, the cinematography, but most of all the brilliant twist at the end makes Director Balaji K Kumar's Vidiyum Munn a must watch, says
November 29, 2013Review: Cool Ganesha is a cool entertainer
It's a fun watch!
November 25, 2013Review: Malayalam film Vishudhan is cliched
Director Vysakh tries hard to prove that he is a serious filmmaker with Vishudhan, but somehow he misses the larger plot in the process.Review: Malayalam film Nadan fails to impress
Jayaram who plays the protagonist in Nandan is the only saving grace in the film.
November 22, 2013Review: Irandam Ulagam is a mystical love story
Tamil film Irandam Ulagam is a visually stunning fantasy story set in an imaginary world that describes a love that transcends human understanding of time and spacReview: Khatarnaak is violent
Kannada film Khatarnaak lives up to its name but is devoid of entertainment, and is violent and gory
November 19, 2013First look: Rani Rudramma Devi, India's first 3D historical stereoscopic film
Rani Rudramma Devi, the Kakatiya queen, ruled in the 13 century. She is a well-known figure of Indian history, particularly in South India.First Look: Asif Ali and Sunny Wayne with Andrea
Debutant director Ajith Pillai directs a Malayalam thriller Mosayile Kuthirameenukal.
November 16, 2013Pakistani actress Humaima Malick to star in Emraan Hashmi's Shaatir
Pakistani model turn actress Humaima Malick, who shot to fame with her performance in BOL, has been signed opposite Emraan Hashmi in Kunal Deshmukh's forthcoming Shaatir.
November 15, 2013Review: Geethanjali disappoints
Geethanjali is a lacklustre effort.Review: Pizza 2-Villa is a gripping suspense thriller
Pizza 2-Villa is a well-written film, according to .Review: Watch Thira for Shobana
The film fails to live up to Shobhana's standards.
November 14, 2013Yogish starrer Ambara set to release this Friday
The film also stars Bhamaa as the female lead.
November 08, 2013Review: Sweety is a total family entertainer
The film is a must watch for Ramya Krishna's expressions and Radhika's ravishing new look.Review: Philips and the Monkey Pen is a charming film
The film doesn't overly sentimental or manipulative and keeps the audience in good humour.
November 07, 2013Malayalam film Philips & the Monkey Pen releases today
The film is about a child who finds a magical pen called the Monkey Pen.
November 06, 2013The Swetha Menon controversy: What really happened
The actress was allegedly molested by a Member of Parliament at one of the events in Kerala.
November 05, 2013First Look: The return of Mannar Mathai Speaking
A sequel to 1995 hit Malaylam film Mannar Mathai Speaking is in the making.Review: All in All Azhagu Raja is a waste of time
The film is ridiculously long romantic comedy that seriously tests your patience.First look: Balika Vadhu actress Avika Gor makes her Telugu debut
Titled Uyyala Jampala, the film is set to release in December.Review: Pandianadu is impressive
The Tamil film is well-written script, has some good dialogues, great music and excellent all-round performances.
November 01, 2013Review: Aarambam is a delight for Ajith fans
Ajith's magnetic screen presence is enhanced by his popular salt and pepper look.
October 29, 2013Saritha blames Mukesh of bigamy
The actress is contemplating legal action and charging Mukesh with bigamy.
October 24, 2013First Look: Mohanlal in Jeethu Joseph's Drishyam
Mohanlal plays a villager in the film which is set to release on Christmas.
October 23, 2013First Look: Sumanth's Emo Gurram Egara Vachu
Directed by Chandra Siddhartha, the film will mark the debut of Thai actress Pinky Savika
October 21, 2013Review: Nadodi Mannan is stupid
Malayalam film Nadodimannan doesn't work, according to .
October 18, 2013Review: Sakkare is a sweet movie
Kannada movie Sakkare is a sugar coated movie with a message that says life is not so complicated
October 16, 2013First Look: Dileep in Lal Jose's Ezhu Sundara Rathrikal
The actor-director team of Dileep and Lal Jose has been instrumental in delivering several hit Malayalam films over the years.
October 14, 2013Review: Idukki Gold is an average entertainer
The film does not touch the high standards achieved by director Aashiq Abu in the past.Review: Naiyaandi is a disaster
Naiyaandi is a rural romantic comedy that lacks a good story and seems more like an amateur, half-hearted and a disappointing attempt.Review: Pattam Pole is old wine in new bottle
Pattam Pole is unconventionally bold with the way it deals with the issue of live-in relationship.
October 11, 2013Review: Vanakkam Chennai is a feel-good love story
Vanakkam Chennai is a sweet love story with some great music and good performances.
October 10, 2013Srihari-The Real Star is gone
From being a stuntman, then a character artiste and finally the leading man, Srihari rose in the film industry by sheer dint of hard work.
October 09, 2013Lord Shiva and Che Guevera on Idukki Gold poster
Director Aashiq Abu's Idukki Gold's movie poster has created a lot of controversy as it shows Lord Shiva and Che Guevera smoking.
October 08, 2013First look: Venkatesh, Ram team up for Masala
The film is a remake of Rohit Shetty's hit Hindi film Bol Bachchan.
October 07, 2013Review: Jayaraj hits a low with Camel Safari
Jayraj's Camel Safari fails to connect with the youth at whom it was aimed to.
October 04, 2013Review: Kaanchi falls short of expectations
The hit pair of Indrajith and Murali Gopy combined with the writing talent of Jeyamohan could not save Kaanchi
October 03, 2013Review: Idharkuthane Aasaipattai Balakumara is a laugh riot
Director Gokul has created some weird, quirky and offbeat characters in hilarious situations who keep the audience entertained'Hollywood film Gravity is lifted from my script'
Tamil script writer Paranjothi S claims that the script of Hollywood film Gravity is lifted from one of his stories.
October 01, 2013First Look: Fahadh Faasil-Amala Paul in Oru Indian Pranayakatha
Fahadh Faasil will be seen playing a local politician in the film which releases on December 18.
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