Articles by Sreedhar Pillai
Oct 12, 2019
Petromax movie review: Tamannaah is reduced to cliches and sidelines in this average horror comedyPetromax was promoted as a Tamannaah-led horror comedy. But she has little to do other than spotting her famous smile or startled look.
Sep 19, 2019
Otha Seruppu Size 7 review: R Parthiban keeps you engaged in this pathbreaking one-man act filmOS7 is engaging mainly due to Parthiban's script and the concept of 10 different characters (voice overs) coming into the narrative without appearing on screen
Sep 18, 2019
Why Suriya's action-thriller Kaappaan is one of the most important films of the superstar's careerSuriya's all important film Kaappaan, Telugu-dubbed version Bandobast, is finally hitting the screens on 20 September.
Sep 15, 2019
Ittymaani: Made In China, Love Action Drama, Brothers Day, Finals: Why Onam 2019 releases failed at the box-officeA week after the releases, it looks like Love Action Drama leads with Ittymaani: Made in China following closely.
Sep 07, 2019
Sivappu Manjal Pachai movie review: Siddharth, GV Prakash's banter is the saving grace of this predictable affairThe long drawn-out climax fight of Sivappu Manjal Pachai is predictable as we know that the two lead characters will put aside their differences.
Sep 05, 2019
Four films, one weekend: Love Action Drama, Ittymani: Made in China, Brothers Day, Finals kick start Onam festivitiesNivin Pauly has not had a hit in a long time, and the early release of his film Love Action Drama may secure him an edge over other Onam releases.
Aug 14, 2019
Comali: Buzz around Jayam Ravi film rises, particularly due to the now-deleted Rajinikanth reference in trailerThe dig at Rajinikanth in the trailer created a further controversy on social media, and a sympathy wave for Comali.
Aug 10, 2019
Kolaiyuthir Kaalam movie review: Nayanthara cannot survive this thriller, that has nothing going for itKolaiyuthir Kaalam, which was getting delayed every week owing to a number of reasons, should have remained in the cans.
Aug 06, 2019
Nerkonda Paarvai movie review: Ajith, Shraddha Srinath shine in faithful, engaging remake of PinkNerkonda Paarvai is a faithful and engaging remake of Aniruddha Roy Chowdhary’s Amitabh Bachchan-Taapsee Pannu starrer Pink.
Jul 30, 2019
Saaho vs Kaappan: Prabhas' film likely to clash with Suriya and Mohanlal's big budget action thriller on 30 AugustSouth Indian trade experts an alternative release date for Suriya's Kaappaan now that Prabhas' Saaho has been moved to 30 August.