V (2020) Telugu Movie Review: Bullets Misfired

In films from southern India, especially Tamil and Telugu industry, the film revolves around the lead actor. So whenever a film is announced without a title, the film is generally referred by the name of the lead actor and the forthcoming number of his (as per his filmography). Actors pay an important attention to milestone films likes their 25th or 50th  and so on. Continue reading “V (2020) Telugu Movie Review: Bullets Misfired”

Olipporu: Trailer

olipporu-malayalam-movieFahadh Faasil is having the time of his life right now as anyone following Malayalam Cinema would accept and acknowledge. With already 7 releases into the current year,including films like Annayum Rasoolum, Natholi Oru Cheriya Meenalla, Amen and Anchu Sundarikal. His next film which is due for release later this month is Olipporu directed by documentary filmmaker A.V.Sasidharan and scripted by poet P. N Gopikrishnan. Produced under the banner of Round Up Cinema by Sheik Afsal, the DOP is Manoj Mundayat and the music is by John P.Varkey.

The film is about the life of a group of bloggers. The focus is on Ajayan, played by Fahadh Faasil. Subhiksha is the leading lady. Rest of the cast includes Kalabhavan Mani, Thalaivasal Vijay, Aju Varghese etc. Olipporu is due for release on 23rd August. Here is the trailer of the film.

Celluloid Movie Review: A Tribute Movie of a Special Kind

Celluloid movie poster
Celluloid movie poster

Against the backdrop of films like Lincoln being under the spotlight we keep hearing of why there are very few biopics in India getting made of late. In fact it’s true that Paan Singh Tomar was one of the rare biopics in India last year and a rather good one at that. This post is not about exploring the scenario of biopics in India (we can save that for another day) but to acknowledge a really well made biopic in Malayalam, Celluloid. Continue reading “Celluloid Movie Review: A Tribute Movie of a Special Kind”