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Master is a milestone in Tamizh cinema's portrayals of the carceral system and the dire need for its reformation
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Master is a milestone in Tamizh cinema's portrayals of the carceral system and the dire need for its reformation

Master looks into prisons, specifically the juvenile system, and gives us a glimpse of the nature of restorative justice.

Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: In Dhanush's 2019 film Asuran, the rise of a new national hero 
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Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: In Dhanush's 2019 film Asuran, the rise of a new national hero 

Asuran is a story of a Dalit, Sivasamy (played by Dhanush), and his family. It is an unusual story in that it doesn’t succumb to violence or revenge, but rises about it.

Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: In Pariyerum Perumal, love is the only meaningful resistance in a caste-society
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Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: In Pariyerum Perumal, love is the only meaningful resistance in a caste-society

Coming out of our caste-mentality is a freedom, but most of us fear this freedom, especially those who benefit by it. Pariyerum Perumal provides us the courage to emerge from this fear.

Jyotika's Ponmagal Vandhal leaked online in HD by Tamilrockers ahead of premiere on Amazon Prime Video India
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Jyotika's Ponmagal Vandhal leaked online in HD by Tamilrockers ahead of premiere on Amazon Prime Video India

Ponmagal Vandhal, which sees Jyotika essaying the character of a lawyer, is the first mainstream Tamil film to have a direct OTT release.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Pon Magal Vandhal releases on OTT; TN theatre owners threaten to boycott Suriya, Jyothika's films
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Pon Magal Vandhal releases on OTT; TN theatre owners threaten to boycott Suriya, Jyothika's films

Initially slated to hit the screens on 27 March, Pon Magal Vandhal did not get released at the time owing to the coronavirus outbreak.

The trope of the 'Foreign Return' woman in Indian cinema, and why she's a character viewers love to hate
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The trope of the 'Foreign Return' woman in Indian cinema, and why she's a character viewers love to hate

Some people believe the Foreign Return woman was a weird manifestation of everything that was thought to be wrong with the upper classes. Others believe she was symbolic of “them”. It was never clear who “they” were but one thing was certain — “they” were not “us”. There was one good thing about the Foreign Return woman though: it was deliciously easy to be judgmental about her. And that was something all of us could really enjoy.

How the character of the 'Foreign Return' woman in Indian cinema became a conduit for moral sermonising
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How the character of the 'Foreign Return' woman in Indian cinema became a conduit for moral sermonising

In the various movies I have seen, there were different kinds of Foreign Return — there was the Hero Foreign Return, which was just awesome. There was the Villain Foreign Return, which was the worst thing ever. But something that was far, far worse than the villain being the Foreign Return was for a woman to be the Foreign Return.

Aadai movie review: Amala Paul provides thought provoking commentary on society and womanhood
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Aadai movie review: Amala Paul provides thought provoking commentary on society and womanhood

In Aadai, Amala Paul breaks tropes usually seen in heroine-led film with her bold act

Gorilla movie review: Kong the chimpanzee is fun to watch in Jiiva's illogical, ordinary heist film
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Gorilla movie review: Kong the chimpanzee is fun to watch in Jiiva's illogical, ordinary heist film

The highlight of Gorilla as hyped by the makers in the promotional campaign is Kong, the trained chimpanzee.

Vijay Sethupathi on Sindhubaadh, working on multiple projects, and why he's not a 'perfect' actor
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Vijay Sethupathi on Sindhubaadh, working on multiple projects, and why he's not a 'perfect' actor

Vijay Sethupathi says the process of shifting between two characters is not as tedious as projected.

Kolaigaran movie review: Arjun Sarja delivers a sublime performance in this gripping whodunit
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Kolaigaran movie review: Arjun Sarja delivers a sublime performance in this gripping whodunit

Kolaigaran is an intelligent investigative thriller, which will force the audiences to think.

Devi 2 movie review: Prabhu Deva, Tamannaah's horror comedy is a big yawn with obvious plotholes
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Devi 2 movie review: Prabhu Deva, Tamannaah's horror comedy is a big yawn with obvious plotholes

While Prabhu Deva can still dance, Tamannaah's act in Devi 2 is mostly over the top.

NGK music review: Yuvan delivers an adequately punchy soundtrack for Suriya's political thriller
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NGK music review: Yuvan delivers an adequately punchy soundtrack for Suriya's political thriller

Although NGK doesn't have the intensity of Pudhupettai or the repeat-worthy flair of 7G Rainbow Colony, Yuvan delivers an entertaining soundtrack.

Monster movie review: SJ Suryah's goofy encounters with a rat make this melodramatic film work
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Monster movie review: SJ Suryah's goofy encounters with a rat make this melodramatic film work

The concept of the Nelson Venkatesh-directed Monster is interesting, featuring a convincing performance by SJ Suryah and a pesky rat

100 movie review: A formulaic cop thriller with over the top action sequences, unnecessary heroism
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100 movie review: A formulaic cop thriller with over the top action sequences, unnecessary heroism

In 100, Atharvaa Murali plays a cop with ease and looks convincing. Yogi Babu, as his friend in the control room, provides some laughter.

K13: TamilRockers leaks high quality print of Arulnithi, Shraddha Srinath's thriller a day after its release
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K13: TamilRockers leaks high quality print of Arulnithi, Shraddha Srinath's thriller a day after its release

Arulnithi and Shraddha Srinath's Tamil thriller K13 is the latest victim of Tmailrockers, a piracy website which allows users to illegally download latest movies and TV shows.

K13 movie review: Despite its stunning climax, Arulnithi's whodunit falters due to plot holes
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K13 movie review: Despite its stunning climax, Arulnithi's whodunit falters due to plot holes

K13 is a well made film which offers something different from the recent flood of inane commercial mass masala fare.

Devarattam movie review: Gautham Karthik's film is just another rural revenge drama set in Madurai
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Devarattam movie review: Gautham Karthik's film is just another rural revenge drama set in Madurai

With Devarattam, M Muthaiah gives Gautham Karthik a chance to shed his urban lover boy image and become a mass rural action hero

Mehandi Circus movie review: Shweta Tripathi's feel-good film is an ode to '90s Tamil music
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Mehandi Circus movie review: Shweta Tripathi's feel-good film is an ode to '90s Tamil music

Mehandi Circus works largely due to Sean Roldan’s haunting score and Shwetha Tripathi’s fabulous performance.