How Lokesh Kanagaraj kept his promise of 50% Vijay and 50% Lokesh movie in Master

**Spoilers ahead** What impressed me most about Master is how Lokesh Kanagaraj kept his promise of making it a 50% Vijay and 50% Lokesh movie. Never in the movie, Vijay and Malavika get in a duet dance and that is almost an impossible feat for a Vijay movie. When was the last time you see […]


How the consistent growth in Vijay’s superstardom has been an amazing story

In early 90’s , director S.A Chandrasekar introduces his son in Cinema . He really wants to see his son succeed and would keep on making films with him as some failures do not deter him. In 1996, Poove Unakkaga becomes a big breakthrough and then the son hasn’t really turned back. But even then […]

Cinematography Tamil Movies

Thuppakki and its frames – Why it is a classic in Action Thriller genre

8 years before on this day, Nov 13th, I watched Thuppakki on its first day. Since then I have not seen a better superstar mass action entertainer movie in any language in India. Thuppakki was a classic in action thriller genre. A look through some of its great frames on its 8th anniversary and what […]

Vijay in Bhairavaa
Short Reviews

Bairavaa – “Must die before you watch” kind of Movie

Happened to watch¬†Vijay’s Bairavaa the other day. What a truly inspirational and heartfelt story on how an ordinary collection agent of a bank ! He stands up against a big tycoon cum criminal College Chairman . He eliminates all the villains single-handedly . And he saves the careers of 1000s of students in the process. […]

Tamil Movies

Vijay – A.R Murugadoss : Rise Of A Lethal Director-Actor Combination

“Aayiram pere azhikununna ninakkara avanungale uyir kodukka ready ayirikka, kappathanamnu ninakkara naammalum uyir kodukka thayyar akanameda( If they who want to kill thousands of people are ready to sacrifice their lives , why cant we sacrifice our lives too to protect others)” I was so impressed while leaving theaters after watching Kaththi yesterday that my […]