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Vivegam: The Ajith Ecosystem – Not a movie review

When I was watching Vivegam, my thoughts were moving in different directions, and I was thinking how the current movie reviewers would have reviewed a film like Aayirathil Oruvan or...

/ August 26
Veedu movie

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
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Movie Review : Vedalam – Hero Worship

There is perhaps one movie that every Tamil actor wants to remake. Baasha is the holy grail of mass masala entertainers in Tamil cinema. To be honest, it has one...

/ November 15
Thaneer Thanneer

50 Tamil movies to watch before you die – 27 – Thanneer Thanneer

Update: There has been a claim regarding one of the trivia posted. The claim has been made by producer’s daughter (see Facebook comments at the bottom). I have updated her...

/ February 17
I tamil movie review

Movie Review: I – Beauty without soul

Shankar’s movies are supposed to be extravagant. Hideously fantastic that will make your jaw drop on every visual he makes. Tamil audiences are quite used to stereotype the actors. But...

/ January 22
Best tamil movies of 2014

The Annual Kollywood Roundup 2014 from Sylvianism

Although I wrote less number of reviews this year due to my PG study plans, I watched 75 movies out of the 200+ Tamil movies released this year. To be...

/ December 31
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Lingaa Movie Review : Why we should let go ‘Super Star’ and bring back Rajinikanth

When King Lingeswaran is introduced in Lingaa, he is shown reading a book titled “The Hero of Thousand Faces” by Joseph Campbell (it’s historically wrong because the book was first...

/ December 14
Kaththi movie review

Movie Review: Kaththi – Who’s the hero?

I have given up on reviewing Tamil movies, but sometimes it pains a lot to see how even media reviewers are swayed by sentiments that are totally against the ideals...

/ October 25
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Movie Review: Yamirukka Bayamey – This horror will make you laugh

It would not have been an easy job for a new director like Deekay to debut on an untouched genre in Tamil cinema. Horror comedies are nothing new to world...

/ May 13
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Movie Review: Vaayai Moodi Pesavum – The Sound of Silence

After completing the movie at S2 Thiagaraja, we headed to Zaitoon for a late lunch. Initially, there was a couple and us who were seated. There came a huge group...

/ May 9