My childhood wouldn’t have been the same if JK Rowling hadn’t come up with one of the best imaginative worlds ever. Harry Potter played a very important role in my childhood and even my life for that matter and took me closer to fiction, reading, understanding and developed skills like imaginative and creative thinking in me at a young age. I have read and watched all the parts multiples times and so I can confidently call this my all time…
Athadu is the most telecasted film in Telugu television history and you cannot come across a single movie-watching Telugu person, who hasn’t watched this film atleast more than once. Such is the masterpiece stature held by this film.
The most amazing thing about this film for me is it’s repeat value. A film ought to get a bit tiring or monotonous after watching a lot of times but this film gives me…
Kaanekkaane is a family drama with a small mystery element to it. It is the story of a married couple who are still trying to find a rhythm in their married life and it becomes more difficult after the re-entry of a family member into their lives.
Kaanekkaane boasts of a talented cast and they do not disappoint. Suraj Venjaramoodu is simply outstanding. With every film I watch of his, I am more in awe of him and this film…
Annabelle Sethupathi is a horror comedy which is set in both the present day as well as pre and post Independence period. The film has Vijay Sethupathi in an extended special appearance role. The story is set in a fictional place and revolves around a historic palace, it’s past and the supernatural elements associated with it.
To be frank, this film is not a horror comedy at all. It’s a comedy drama with ghost characters in it. Only later in…
What is life?
It depends on the liver.
Maestro is the remake of Andhadhun, one of my all time favourite Indian thrillers. Nithiin plays the lead role here and Tamannah has reprised the role of Tabu. The story is set in Goa, though it is clearly visible that most of the scenes are shot in Hyderabad and none of the characters speak anything other than Telugu. They could have gone for a Hyderabad or Vizag backdrop instead of Goa since…
Anthologies are the new trend and Navarasa is the latest one out. For a change, it has 9 stories and not just 4 or 5. Each of the 9 stories contains one of the 9 main human emotions as the theme. The producer Maniratnam has also penned stories for two shorts - Edhiri and Thunintha Pin.
1. Edhiri ~ (Karuna | Compassion) directed by Bejoy Nambiar:
If it cannot hold and protect the trees, the soil is useless. If it…