Tamil Movie Review: Beautiful Sarvam Thaala Mayam 2019, GV Prakash High Point Movie

GV Prakash Sarvam Thaala Mayam Tamil Music Movie

Before Sarvam Thaala Mayam, my impression of GV Prakash is that he is a really good music director who has composed some of the best hits in the Tamil movie industry. I had never rated him as a good actor perhaps due to the types of roles that he has done in the past.… [Click to read the rest] “Tamil Movie Review: Beautiful Sarvam Thaala Mayam 2019, GV Prakash High Point Movie”

Tamil Movie Review 101: SP Bala As Brilliant Music Director, Actor and Singer

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Most of us are still reeling from the great loss, the late SP Bala was not only known as a great playback singer and actor but also a music director. Image source: Youtube

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Tamil Movie Review: Inspiring Bharath Ennum Naan 2018

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Bharath Ennum Naan is actually a 2018 Telugu movie titled “Bharat Ane Nenu” that was dubbed in Tamil (it was dubbed incredibly well – kudos to the dubbing team). Image source: IMDB

Bharath Ennum Naan means I, Bharat was acted extremely well by Mahesh Babu who plays a reluctant son of a dead Chief Minister who suddenly pushed into the hot seat by his father’s close who is also the kingmaker in the state.… [Click to read the rest] “Tamil Movie Review: Inspiring Bharath Ennum Naan 2018”

Tamil Movie Review: Thiagarajan Kumararaja’s Super Deluxe 2019

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Many thanks to Behindwood’s list of top 150 cult Tamil movies to watch consolidated due to the lockdown in India, I found a real gem in these 2 movies – Aaranya Kaandam (2010) and Super Deluxe (2019). Both written and directed by the brilliant Thiagarajan Kumararaja. Image source: The Hindu

When it comes to watching a movie, I would also check on who is the director of the movie.… [Click to read the rest] “Tamil Movie Review: Thiagarajan Kumararaja’s Super Deluxe 2019”

Kaithi: Probably the Best Tamil Movie of 2019

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(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 spend money to watch Tamil movies in the cinema and it is for obvious reasons – loose & illogical storyline, some of dumbest heroines and out of place song sequences.… [Click to read the rest] “Kaithi: Probably the Best Tamil Movie of 2019”

Tamil Movie Review: Poorly Directed, Poorly Executed Nenjirukkum Varai 2006

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(The story of 2 lovers and the ultimate sacrifice. All images source: www.amazon.com)

Nenjirukkum Varai had all the right ingredients to become a Tamil blockbuster if not for a sloppy directorship.

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Tamil Movie Review: Aegan 2008, Ajith’s Passable But Watchable Action Movie

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(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”

Tamil Movie Review 101: Dasavatharam 2008, A Showcase of Kamal’s Acting Prowness

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(Dasavatharam is basically a tailor-made movie to showcase Kamal’s technical and acting skills and to his credit, he pulled most it rather well. Image source: Youtube)

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Indian Cinema 101: Seriously Funny Tamil Court Drama Scenes

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A courtroom drama worth watching over and over again – “A Few Good Men” (photo source: www.amctheatres.com)

If you want to see a good courtroom drama, the last place you will be looking for it is in a Tamil movie.

Forget about expecting a realistic & legalistic scene, the outcome is usually is predictable and the hero (don’t mind if he has killed 30 people in cold blood) often gets scot-free in the end.… [Click to read the rest] “Indian Cinema 101: Seriously Funny Tamil Court Drama Scenes”

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