I dare say that this is probably one of the most iconic image of Naicker & Neela from 1987 Tamil movie Nayakan (aka Nayagan). Kamal’s facial expression tells a million things happening in his mind with Neela looking back at him innocently – Image source: www.medium.com.… [Click to read the rest] “Tamil Movie Review: 1987 Nayakan’s Haunting Saranya Theme”
(Kaithi is one of the best Tamil action movies for 2019 with a very solid storyline, background music and acting. Image source: IMDB)
It is not often I am ready to spent money to watch Tamil movies in cinema and it is for obvious reasons – loose & illogical story line, some of dumbest heroines and out of place song sequences.… [Click to read the rest] “Kaithi: Probably the Best Tamil Movie of 2019”
(A movie that is full of big names but also full of holes in the plot. Image source: the Net)
All of us watches movies (some on daily basis) and at some point of life, you will come across movies that can only be classified as “great”. A first-class classics like this and new ones like this.… [Click to read the rest] “Indian Cinema 101: Please Stop Making Stupid Movies!”
One of the best jokes around…
As you all know Rajini’s latest movie – Enthiran has been released (read the seedy review here).
It has been said that this is one of the most expensive movie to be produced by the Indians. And due to this and to the main actor’s die hard fans, there seems to be a dedicated effort to stamp out piracy.… [Click to read the rest] “Anti Piracy Pirates”
Just wanted to share something and no, I am not promoting privacy…directly
(Older version of the Handbrake in action – image source: Wikipedia)
I have a problem.
I have plenty of good, expensive DVDs lying around at home; reminiscence of the days when I was still young and had plenty of money to buy original DVDs, when pirated DVD sellers can be found at almost every corner of neighbourhood and when watching movies on ASTRO was a distant away.… [Click to read the rest] “DVD Ripping”
The many faces of C.K Nagesh (1933 – 2009). Image source: www.indiaglitz.com
May you rest in peace
I saw the movie Ethir Neechal many years ago and realised that when a comedian acts a serious role and acts well, the story line can be so engaging. Nagesh was at his best here and continued to provide very engaging roles in many films.… [Click to read the rest] “Nagesh Passes Away”
(This is an easy going guy – Forrest Gump. Image source: http://www.iwatchstuff.com)
I don’t know what is happening to me this week – I am spending my free time watching movies (done “I Am Legend”, “Forrest Gump” and now “Fight Club”) instead writing down something for the blog.… [Click to read the rest] “Into the Movies Now”
This must be one of the best shooters I ever saw!
(This movie has all the right stuff including 2 of the biggest stars in Tamil cinema industry but as usual, things get screwed up by half cooked storyline and bad directing. All images source: Times of India)
Having nothing much to do on a Monday afternoon (ya, I was on leave), I decided to catch a movie.… [Click to read the rest] “Tamil Movie Review: Aegan 2008, Ajith’s Passable But Watchable Action Movie”
It’s a Monday and I am just back from a client’s meeting…
The meeting was long and hard – by the middle of the meeting, I already developed a mild headache which only got worse as the day went by. And just my “luck”, the meeting ended at the rush hour which meant crawling myself through KL’s infamous traffic jam.… [Click to read the rest] “In the meantime…”