November 2, 2017

Review: Kalathur Gramam - Real life incidents

Kalathur Gramam is tailor-made to document a cultural or social aspect of society. Directed by Saran K Advaithan it has a contented storyline about an impoverished village. It speaks about casteism and racism. Kishore and Yagna Shetty play the lead while Tharun Shatriya and Ajay Rathnam playing significant roles. Based on true incidents that happened in a village in Tamilnadu and Andhra border, the film revolves around a few in

'Irumbu Thirai' not shelved: Vishal

Actor Vishal chose to work simultaneously on Thupparivalan and Irumbu Thirai. The makers were planning to release the latter by the end of this year. However due to his commitment with Nadigar Sangam and Tamil Film Producers Council, he couldn’t attend the shooting of Irumbu Thirai. This let loose rumours that the movie has been shelved. However Vishal has chosen to resume the shoot for Irumbu Thirai. Having completed a

Vikram, Suriya movies to clash at box office

Actor Suriya has confirmed that his long-pending Thaana Serndha Kootam will hit the screens for Pongal (January, 2018). Interestingly sources to producer Kalaipuli S Thanu say that his production venture Sketch starring Vikram is eyeing cinema halls for the festive occasion. It would mean a direct fight between Vikram and Suriya at the box office. Sketch features Tamannah as heroine. Radha Ravi and RK Suresh play pivotal characters. Music is

'Vidhi Madhi Ultaa' movie audio released

Vidhi Madhi Ultaa, directed by Vijaibalaji starring Rameez Raja and Janani Iyer saw its audio launched recently in Chennai. It has music by Ashwin Vinayagamoorthy, who earlier worked in Gayathri Raghuram’s Yaadhumagi Nindrai. The film has three songs and two reprises, including a number that has been visualised on the film’s comedians. The songs have been crooned by Sid Sriram, Chinmayi, Gaana Bala among others. The movie is produced by

'6 Athiyayam' movie audio released

The audio of ‘6 Athiyayam’, a horror anthology, which has six films by six directors was out recently. The films in this anthology have music by different composers and Vikram Vedha composer Sam C has come up with a promo song with 2D animation. Says Sam C, “Since horror is the theme, I came up with an eerie song, which has been sung by actor Ma Ka Pa Anand and

Hiranandani plans Special Economic Zone in Chennai

Chennai: Real estate major Hiranandani is looking to develop a Special Economic Zone in Chennai. In a media interaction in the city, founder and managing director, Niranjan Hiranandani said that the SEZ is set to house IT companies, ITES, data centres and other software firms. “It would be on the scale of 25 acres but could go up to 50. We have not decided what the budget is. The details