Santhosh Mathevan

Review: Annabelle- Evil gets more scary

Annabelle: Creation, a prequel to 2014’s Annabelle can be credited as the mother of horror films. While Annabelle fell flat in its capacity to terrorise audience in The Conjuring series, Annavelle: Creation will manage to scare the spectator out of the world. The plot begins sometime in the mid-twentieth century where, doll-maker Samuel Mullins (Anthony LaPaglia) lives with his wife, Esther (Miranda Otto), in an isolated beautiful old farmhouse. The couple live with their happy, fun-loving

Chennaiities have to bear it

Chennai: When the devastating December 2015 floods hit the city, the one thing on the minds of all Chennaiites was that they should not face such a disaster ever again. The city Corporation, too, took up a lot of precautionary measures to prevent floods. Construction of stormwater drains, desilting of lakes and tanks and digging up new linking canals took place in the city in the last one year to

Chennai can breathe easy

Chennai: It was a shocking weekend for the whole country, hearing about the death of over 70 children, allegedly due to lack of oxygen supply, at Gorakhpur Baba Raghav Das Medical College Hospital in Uttar Pradesh. The social media was set on fire following the tragedy with a lot of criticism directed at the UP government. Following this, News Today did a ground zero analysis on the status of government

Is there message in Kamal's 3 tweets? 

Chennai: As days roll on, the intensity of tweets posted by veteran cine artiste Kamal Haasan seems to gain pace against the ruling party. With the actor making politically influencing statements on the one side, the State Ministers match him word for word. The actor fired away again on Tuesday, with a series of three tweets, one of which said, “If one state’s CM should resign for a mishap & corruption

Review: Taramani- Relationship (re)defined

Director Ram’s Taramni is strikingly different from regular mainstream cinema. Quite expected of him considering his earlier outings Kattradhu Thamizh and Thangka Meengal were not usual flicks. Overloaded with emotion and dialogue that reflect the mindsets of modern day youngsters, Ram has taken enormous efforts to conceive the plot. The movie features Andrea Jeremiah and debutante Vasanth Ravi in the lead roles with Anjali playing a pivotal role. Taramani opens

PVR Cinemas CEO speaks about future plans

  Pune: Chennai is soon set to house one of the most luxurious multiplexes in South India with more than 10 screens by PVR Cinemas. On the sidelines of the opening ceremony of ‘the country’s most opulent multiplex’, PVR Icon in Pune, News Today spoke to CEO of the company, Gautam Dutta about cinema in Chennai, rest of India and a lot more. With the latest launch, PVR’s total screen count has reached to 597 screens