February 2009

Oscars 2009: Milk – Review

By | 2009-02-14T16:43:52-05:00 February 14th, 2009|talkies|

Dan White: Society can’t exist without the family. Harvey Milk: We’re not against that. Dan White: Can two men reproduce? Harvey Milk: No, but God knows we keep trying. Cannes [...]

December 2008

IFFK 2008 – Hiroshima My Love

By | 2009-03-08T10:53:40-05:00 December 14th, 2008|talkies|

New Theater, Second show, unknown movie, Houseful – with regular appalause.When was the last time you saw New Theatre houseful? IFFK 13th edition rocks! so does Trivandrum. Charlie and the [...]

IFFK 2008 – List of Films

By | 2008-12-11T04:51:27-05:00 December 11th, 2008|talkies, Trivandrum|

IFFK opens tomorrow 🙂 Here’s my first list of Ten must watch (must be good\should be ok\ chillax its free man!) movies from the special sections (pretty much based on imdb and [...]

November 2008

IFFK 2008

By | 2008-11-28T07:27:55-05:00 November 28th, 2008|talkies, Trivandrum|

      The film Gods will descend on the city in T minus 2 weeks. Our festival’s 13th edition opens in Trivandrum on December 12th for full 8 days. [...]

October 2008

September 2008

Thalappavu – Review; Go Watch it!

By | 2012-01-21T03:00:21-05:00 September 12th, 2008|talkies|

Thiruvonam Greetings! Hope you had a great one!   Onam comes every year, but “Thalappavu” comes once a decade. There couldn’t be a better Onam gift for Malayalis and Malayalam [...]

August 2008

Joker and the Dark Knight

By | 2008-08-07T06:33:13-05:00 August 7th, 2008|talkies|

The Joker: You just couldn’t let me go could you? This is what happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object. You truly are incorruptible aren’t you? You won’t [...]

July 2008

Madambi Vs Parunthu – Review!

By | 2008-07-30T06:41:40-05:00 July 29th, 2008|talkies|

“Madambi” and “Parunthu” should go together, for the sheer hype and controversy around these movies, the two superstars playing moneylenders, almost the same cast, and the fact that both the [...]

Iruvar – Kanmaniye…

By | 2008-07-28T07:02:08-05:00 July 28th, 2008|Poetry, talkies, Trivia|

 Vairamuthu's gem from Mani Ratnam's Iruvar. Voice Over by Aravind Swamy. Unnoadu naan irundha ovvoru maNi thuLiyum maraNa padukkayilum maRakkaadhu kaNmaNiyae 90 nimidangaL thottaNaitha kaalamdhaan 800 aaNdugaLaai idhayathil ganakkudhadi paarvayile [...]

June 2008


By | 2008-07-02T09:51:19-05:00 June 27th, 2008|talkies|

Since DASAVATHARAM review was posted here, I’ve been moderating comments every other hour (hyperbole!hyperbole!) which calls BVN an “Asshole”. Some way or the other google lands some KS Ravikumars here. I didn’t review the other [...]