Iraivi: Trailer

Iraivi Poster 3Karthik Subburaj the maker of the acclaimed Tamil films Pizza (2012) and Jigarthanda (2014) is back with his next film, Iraivi (Goddess). Iraivi sees Karthik reunite with C.V.Kumar, the producer of Pizza. The film has an interesting star cast comprising of S.J.Suryah, Vijay Sethupathi, Bobby Simha, Kamalinee Mukherjee, Anjali, Pooja Devariya, Karunkaran etc. The music is by Santosh Narayanan while Sivakumar Vijayan is the DOP and Vivek Harshan is the editor.Continue reading “Iraivi: Trailer”

Indru Netru Naalai: Trailer

Indru Netru Naalai Poster 3Ravi Kumar.R who was an associate of Nalan Kumarasamy earlier,now turns director with Indru Netru Naalai (Today,Yesterday, Tomorrow). Produced jointly by C.V.Kumar‘s Thirukumaran Entertainment and Studio Green,the film features Vishnu Vishal, Karunakaran and Mia George along with Jayaprakash, Sai Ravi, T.M.Karthik and Arya in a cameo. Music is by Hip Hop Thamizha while A.Vasanth is the DOP and Leo John Paul is the editor. Indru Netru Naalai is a science fiction-comedy revolving around time travel. Continue reading “Indru Netru Naalai: Trailer”

Jigarthanda: Six Red Herrings

Moments after the final reveal begins (there is even a countdown before the final reveal!), Karthik Subbaraj shows us a few moments from  Chaplin’s “The Circus” and chooses to lay bare the reveal for discerning movie-goers. I could not help but smile at the clever audacity. The same concept was used in a Malayalam film before and its Tamil remake, but Karthik Subbaraj has the craft to pull this off and the way he pulls this off would have even made the Little Master smile!Continue reading “Jigarthanda: Six Red Herrings”

Jigarthanda Movie Review: Cold Revenge,Sweet Success

Five Star Films ‘Jigarthanda’ is clearly one of the most awaited Tamil films this year. The movie has been under production for some time and the expectations have grown manifold thanks to the individual successes of a lot of key people working in the movie, over the last year or two. Karthik Subbaraj set the bar high for himself with the very novel Pizza. Karunakaran and Bobby Simha, who like Karthik are products of the ‘Nalaya Iyakkunar’ (short film reality contest) ecosystem have done very well both together in ‘Soodhu Kavvum’ and independently with ‘Yamirukka Bayamey’ and ‘Neram’ respectively. The promos and songs of Jigarthanda too were very unique and promising.Continue reading “Jigarthanda Movie Review: Cold Revenge,Sweet Success”