Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 138/365 – Uchi Malai Megangal

Female solo sings have become a rarity in Tamil cinema. There was a time that it was so common in normal action masala movies and they were used to introduce...

/ April 25

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 137/365 – Thenmozhi Anbu Thenmozhi

Solla Thudikuthu Manasu was the fourth directorial venture of B.Lenin, the editor. If you see it as a story, it’s too naive and contrived. His earlier directorial attempts were pretty...

/ April 24

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 136/365 – Sollatha Ragangal

There are quite a number of songs that are recorded for a movie but never makes it to the screen as they get cut during the editing process. If you...

/ April 23

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 135/365 – Rasave Unnai Naan Ennithan

This song is a staple diet for hardcore Ilaiyaraaja fans but it came back in to the popular list after few singers started singing this in Airtel Super Singer (probably...

/ April 22

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 134/365 – Poongatre Ini Pothum

Ilaiyaraaja is a master in using the same tune for happy and sad situations by doing minor changes. There are other music composers who have tried this idea but never...

/ April 20

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 133/365 – Oru Kunguma Chengamalam

I couldn’t find more information about this movie except for the fact that it was directed by one Mr. Prasad. Interestingly, the movie had a lady dialogue writer, a lady...

/ April 19

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 132/365 – Nenje Un Aasai Enna

There was a time when every actor was stung by the Western bug in Tamil cinema and Rajinikanth was not an exception. Naan Potta Savaal was an attempt to establish...

/ April 18

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 131/365 – Megam Karukkaiyile

There are multiple stories about how Ilaiyaraaja strongly felt about this album. He had composed seven songs in advance and was steadfast that he would give all the seven tunes...

/ April 17

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 130/365 – Laali Laali

Ilaiyaraaja’s lullabies are special. It does make you sleep unlike other music composer’s lullaby songs. Laali Laali is one of the most beautiful lullabies from Raaja but rarely played on...

/ April 16

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 129/365 – Kekkalayo Kekkalayo

Kasthurimaan was a high-point in Meera Jasmine’s career. She won state awards for both versions of the movie (Tamil and Malayalam) and won filmfare in Malayalam for the brilliant portrayal...

/ April 15