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'IAMK is not a porn movie'

Chennai: Director Santhosh P Jayakumar, after Hara Hara Mahadevaki, is busy with Iruttu Arayil Murattu Kuththu (IAMK) with Gautham Karthik as the hero. Meanwhile, after the release of IAMK‘s teaser, many people started calling it a blue film or a porn movie. However the director clarified as that it is not one. He said, “Firstly, what is a blue film? In world cinema, there is a genre called adult comedy

Simran plays negative role in 'Seema Raja'

Chennai: Yesteryear actress Simran is one of the most sought-after heroine who is still having a huge craze among her fans. Sources say that her character in Sivakarthikeyan’s Seema Raja has shades of grey. And they say it has come really good. Directed by Ponram, the movie has Samantha Akkineni as heroine. Ponram has already given two big hits for Sivakarthikeyan, namely Varuthapadadha Vaalibar Sangam and Rajini Murugan. The new

Vijay to shoot in America?

Chennai: After shooting in Kolkata, director A R Murugadoss and actor Vijay were camping in various educational institutions across Chennai to shoot for their next. The untitled 62nd flick of Vijay is progressing fast for a release this Deepavali. The producers of the movie, Sun Pictures, have announced that the cast and crew of Vijay62 will be off to America to shoot some important sequences for the movie. The movie

Naachiyar: Sivakumar appreciates Jyothika

Chennai: Impressed after watching Naachiyaar, veteran actor and Jyothika’s father-in-law Sivakumar heaped laurels on director Bala. He said the movie is a tribute to entire police department. He singled out Jyothika and said that she has played the role of her lifetime. “She was stunning and extra ordinary. I felt like watching a newcomer impressing me on screen,” he said. He also praised Ivana, who played Arasi on screen. He

'Three billboards' film wins BAFTA award

London: Crime drama “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” captured five British Bafta film awards, including best film, topping an emotionally charged ceremony that featured fashion and rhetoric in support of the fight against sexual harassment sweeping Hollywood. The movie, chronicling a grieving mothers campaign for justice, won for original screenplay and outstanding British film, while Frances McDormand bagged best actress and Sam Rockwell best supporting actor prizes. “The Shape of

Review: Nagesh Thiraiyarangam - Old wine, new bottle

Films from the horror-comedy genre are dime a dozen nowadays as they are seen as a safe bet by producers to get back their money. So to give the audiences a different taste, director Mohammad tries to bring in various other elements and interesting sub-plots into the mix in his latest movie, Nagesh Thiraiyarangam. To begin with, in most horror films we usually see a haunted house or a person