The Best of Tamil Cinema in 2015

2015 was an interesting year for Tamil Cinema with a variety of topics being explored. Some big films didn’t do well, while some small films made impact. Certain stars did well,while some of them didn’t really do well. Here are the films in my opinion which stood a little apart from the rest of the pack and made an impact this year.The movies aren’t sorted in any order of merit. Sorting is done based on release dates.Continue reading “The Best of Tamil Cinema in 2015”

Orange Mittai Movie Review: Relationships Work without Boundaries, Sometimes

How often have you met someone and felt a sense of discomfort at first glance, only to go on to get close to him/her later on? How often do you think of some people and regret for what you had done for them earlier? Is it possible to actually have a person outside your family circle become as important if not more important than your close family members? Are we still humane enough these days to go beyond the call of duty and look at making someone else happy, probably even at the cost of our own personal discomfort earlier? Well I’ve been thinking of all these questions and more ever since I watched Orange Mittai a few days ago. It’s not the only film of late which has made me think a lot, there have been others as well for sure. But it’s probably the only film in recent times which made me think on these particular lines, which is something I can certainly vouch for.Continue reading “Orange Mittai Movie Review: Relationships Work without Boundaries, Sometimes”

Orange Mittai: Trailer

Orange Mittai Poster 2Vijay Sethupathi who is one of the more popular actors to have emerged from Tamil Cinema of late has now turned producer as well with Orange Mittai (orange candy). In an interesting move, the film is being directed by Biju Vishwanath, an award winning writer-director known in the International film festival circuit, but unknown to the general audience in India. Vijay Sethupathi has also written the dialogues for the film (screenplay by Biju Vishwanath) and the film has music by Justin Prabhakaran. Incidentally Biju Vishwanath has also handled the cinematography and editing of the film. Continue reading “Orange Mittai: Trailer”