Tag: best tamil movies

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50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 36 – Captain Prabhakaran

When you choose such a list, it’s one of the toughest things to make choices. A few weeks back, I had to choose between Aboorva Sagotharargal and Michael Madana Kamarajan,...

/ September 28
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50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 35 – Michael Madana Kamarajan

There are a lot of movies that will not bore you when you watch them more than once. But there are only a few movies that will fascinate you every...

/ June 10
sandhya raagam

50 Best Tamil Movies to watch before you die – 34 – Sandhya Raagam

As I have stated earlier in the article on Veedu, Balu Mahendra considered Veedu and Sandhya Raagam as the two movies (among the ones he made) with minimal flaws. Unlike...

/ May 28
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9 underrated love stories in Tamil cinema

It’s February and posts on Tamil romantic movies are inevitable. Be it the mainstream media or bloggers, romance in Tamil movies starts with Mani Ratnam and ends with Gautam Menon....

/ February 14
Best Tamil movies of 2016

The Annual Kollywood Movies Roundup 2016 – Best of Tamil Cinema

According to Wikipedia, Tamil cinema had 196 releases this year and based on reports by trade analyst Sreedhar Pillai, only 20 movies were profitable to the producers and distributors. Theri...

/ January 2

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 33 – Nayagan

Past few choices in this list have been popular ones and this one will be the pinnacle of popular choices. Not so surprisingly, there was a discussion on the main...

/ October 23
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50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 32 – Veedu

My first brush with Veedu was really funny. I saw it probably when I was 10 or so on National Television. It was one of the most iconic scenes in...

/ April 5
best tamil movies of 2015

The Annual Kollywood Roundup – 2015

Kollywood as usual had a roller coaster ride in 2015. Backed by the success of small budget movies in 2014, this year saw directors making some interesting experiments. Finally, I...

/ January 1
mouna raagam

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 30 – Mouna Raagam

There are only few movies that become a cultural icon for generations. When a movie is slated in that list, the people anticipate it to have a path breaking story...

/ November 12
50 Tamil movies to watch before you die

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 29 – Aan Paavam

The 80s was a golden period in Tamil cinema because it allowed to break the cinematic rules laid by yesteryear. Can you imagine a lean hero who just about 5’2...

/ July 19