The actress speaks about Sufiyum Sujathayum, being a Mani Ratnam heroine, and more.
The actor talks about the many inspirations for Guru, the famous climactic speech, and what it’s like being directed by Mani Ratnam
The Vikram-Aishwarya Rai-Prithviraj starrer, which turns 10 today, was a modern-day take on the Ramayana. But it’s the film’s imagery that worked overtime to make it an epic.
From the dread-inducing rains in Ram Gopal Varma’s Kaun to the fierce downpour that mirrors the protagonist of Mani Ratnam’s Raavan – here are our favourites
The much-loved Manikandan film, about two boys and their yearning to taste pizza, was a festival favourite and a commercial success. But it didn’t open the doors of stardom like Aishwarya Rajesh imagined it would.
Here are the top numbers from each film, where they both leave their respective marks: in other words, song sequences that stand out because of the music as well as the staging.
Ten takeaways from Canon India Digital’s webinar, where the cinematographer and filmmaker took questions and explained his art, his philosophy.
This is not a list that will shatter the stereotype of what a “Bollywood” film is. It is a list of films from the past 20 years, meant to breathe life into it- long films, class conflicts, colour and rage, dance-offs on stage.
In a free-wheeling conversation with Baradwaj Rangan, Madhavan speaks about 20 years of Alaipayuthey, the audience reaction at Devi theatre, the gooseflesh he gets even now while narrating that reaction, how it ensured he made the move from Bombay to Chennai, and more.
The lockdown has only meant that we are craving for something we can’t have right now: Going to the movies
Today, as Vikram rings in his 55th birthday, we mark 30 years of his acting career by listing 30 notable roles, from the explosive Saamy and the poignant Deiva Thirumagal to films such as Anniyan and I, where the star and the performer come together, something that Vikram has, uniquely, come to be known for.