In a conversation with Anupama Chopra and Baradwaj Rangan, producer S Sashikanth speaks about the immediate and the long-term effects of the pandemic on the film industry, decisions regarding film releases, and more.
I felt very sorry for Keerthy Suresh, who’s stuck with a character whose motivations — at any given point — are: “Er, uh, it says so in the script.”
The thriller, produced by Karthik Subbaraj, premieres on Amazon Prime Video on June 19
The director, who has just announced his next with Vikram and Dhruv Vikram, speaks about directors who’ve influenced him.
Don’t capitalise on the Superstar and run him into the ground like a racehorse. Let him act, just a bit more, writes reader Adhithya K R
A sequel that has come into being after two decades, young directors teaming up with superstars… there’s a lot happening in the Tamil film industry in 2020.
A curated list of horror films across Tamil and Malayalam available on OTT, and why they are important works of cinema
Jigarthanda and Iraivi were sprawling stories but there was a sense of a gradual buildup, the sense of the narrative noose being slowly tightened. But Petta looks rushed and even the Karthik Subbaraj flourishes come off like affectations
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The singer talks about how he thought singing was something everyone could do and his electric experience working with Anirudh, whom he compares to MS Dhoni
The National-Award-winning cinematographer explains the dos and the don’ts that make up the framing of a Rajinikanth film
The terrific two-and-a-half-minute trailer sets the stage for a massive Pongal release