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Movie Review: Idhu Namma Aalu - Idhu Nalla Padam

Prasanna Balakrishnan

Idhu Namma Aalu is more than just a breezy romantic comedy that is lifted by performances by Silambarasan, Nayanthara, Andrea and of course, Soori. Pandiraj has brought out a decent amalgam of love and comedy in the right proportions, although you might feel that it could have been less...


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Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen: Why this book isn’t just a rom-com

Jerlyn Manohar

There comes a point in the middle of reading a book when its title makes sense. In ‘Pride and Prejudice’ written by Jane Austen, the undisputed Queen of rom-com, the reason the book is titled thus is evident immediately after the lead characters converse for the first time. The two hundred year...


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A Humorous Entertainer that Left us in 'Splits'! A Review of Theatron's Aathmika

Prasanna Balakrishnan and Prem Sylvester

Theatron's latest production in Tamil- Aathmika, helmed by first-time director Aswath Narayan and written by Aadithya Rajan, was performed on the 4th of September at the Chettinad Hari Shree Vidyalayam auditorium.The play was an entertaining rom-com with strong performances by the actors and...


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IRU MUGAN: A high octane spy thriller that lacks substance


Vikram’s Iru Mugan is a stylish and racy entertainer. On many levels, it has been much-awaited by fans of Chiyaan Vikram and Director Anand Shankar, who brings the magic once more after a stunning debut with Arima Nambi. The film features Vikram in a dual role as both the protagonist and the...



Doctor Strange

Reshma Pothen

  Back in 2008, Robert Downey Jr.’s 'Tony Stark' put on a metal suit to fight terrorists. In the process, he became Iron Man, and kick-started the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). Many of you might say there were Marvel movies before Iron Man. But in my opinion, that movie was where it all...