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Drishyam (2015)

Drishyam (2015)

Story of a film is its first Hero, and movies in which this first hero is strong; they are a winner. Drishyam is one such movie. 605 more words

Movies

All About 'Su Su Sudhi Valmeekam'

Just one week to go for the shoot of my next film, Su Su Sudhi Valmeekam, a film I’ve been wanting to do for ages. 841 more words

Regional Tadka

'An actor lies in between an action and a cut' : revealing Malayalam Screenplays!

“An actor’s lifespan lies in between an action and a cut” quotes a famous South Indian actor in a television interview.

Malayalam movies are like the… 779 more words

India

Papanasam: Cinematic Brilliance with Simplicity

Papanasam : Movie Review

Background

Remakes have always been a regular feature in Indian cinema, since ages. Typically, re-doing a fairly successful film into other regional languages is considered as a safe bet for film makers, since it requires less effort in terms of re-writing the screenplay vis-a-vis developing a completely original one. 648 more words

Cinema

Sound storytelling

There’s a whole lot of love going on for team Premam. The hit film’s young sound designers Vishnu Govind and Sree Sankar of Sound Factor, who’ve quietly been making all the right noises in Malayalam and Tamil cinema of late, are right there in the midst of it all, sharing the love and, in turn, loving each byte of its success. 15 more words

NIZHALKUTHU / SHADOW KILL (Dir. Adoor Gopalakrishnan, 2002, India)

Grimness evades the essence of this quasi-horror film recalling the disquieting ugliness caught wholly in Kieslowski’s A Short film about Killing, a haunting tale about the dreads of capital punishment. 194 more words

Indian CInema

1983 (Dir. Abrid Shine, 2014, India)

1983 begins with a montage revelling India’s 1983 world cup victory at Lords, a visible moment in Indian postcolonial history, imbuing the 1983 team with an inimitable political symbolism that remains seminal for Indian cricket fans. 406 more words

Indian CInema