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  • 'Rajini mania' in Chennai as 'Kochadaiiyaan' releases today May 23, 2014

    After its release being delayed twice, Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan' is finally due to hit the theatres today. Excited fans lined up for the first show as a special screening was organised in Chennai at 7.00 this morning. ...
  • Soundarya Rajinikanth makes her directorial debut with 'Kochadaiiyaan' May 23, 2014

    After its release being delayed twice, Southern star Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan' is released on Friday. It is said to be the country's first film made using motion capture technology and it marks Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya's directorial debut. The film which will see Rajinikanth in both younger and older avatars of a...
  • 'Kochadaiiyaan' Tweet Review: Watch the film for its technical brilliance; it's new to Indian cinema May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Rajinikanth is back! After three long years, the superstar is back on the silver screen with a period drama called 'Kochadaiiyaan'. The film just like its name is unique as it introduces animated motion capture technology in 3D for the first time in India. The film has been in...
  • Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan' gets 100 shows across 16 screens in Chennai's Mayajaal May 23, 2014

    Superstar Rajinikanth's magnum opus Kochadaiiyaan's release may have got delayed, but it has failed to dampen the buzz surrounding the film with a leading multiplex planning 100 shows on Friday. Mayajaal, one of the leading multiplexes in Chennai, will have 100 shows across 16 screens on the opening day. "When Rajini's Enthiran...
  • Snapshot: Rajinikanth's fans turn up in huge numbers to watch 'Kochadaiiyaan', organise torch rally to celebrate the film's release May 23, 2014

    Finally, Rajinikanth's fans across the globe will get to see his muchanticipated film 'Kochadaiiyaan', a directorial debut of his daughter Soundarya. While many of Rajinikanth's loyal fans are busy anointing his large cutouts with milk, others have been spotted making a beeline for the film outside cinema halls and yes,...
  • Rajinikanth tweets best wishes to daughter Soundarya as 'Kochadaiiyaan' releases today May 23, 2014

    While his fans are busy visiting temples and anointing his posters with milk before the first show of 'Kochadaiiyaan', Rajinikanth is doing his bit to ensure the film manages to wow his supporters. The superstar took to Twitter to wish his daughter and the team of 'Kochadaiiyaan' good luck. Rajini's...
  • Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiiyaan' and Tiger Shroff's 'Heropanti' battle it out at the box office today May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Newcomer Tiger Shroff's ability to perform daredevil stunts has been the talk of tinsel town for a while, but now he will be in a different battlefield when his debut film "Heropanti" will release alongside mammoth star Rajinikanth's "Kochadaiyyaan" May 23. Director Sabbir Khan's "Heropanti" boasts of some high...
  • Kochadaiiyaan: Madras High Court not to interfere with tax exemption to Rajinikanth's magnum opus May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Madras High Court on Thursday declined to interfere with Tamil Nadu Government's order granting entertainment tax exemption to Rajinikanth's latest film "Kochadaiyaan", releasing on Friday, and asked authorities and exhibitors not to collect the levy from the viewers. A vacation bench comprising Justice MM Sundresh and Justice R...
  • Kochadaiiyaan: Rajinikanth's fans smear his posters with milk, cinema hall owners expect the film to register a record opening May 23, 2014

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth's magnum opus "Kochadaiiyaan" release may have got delayed, but it has failed to dampen the buzz surrounding the film with a leading multiplex planning 100 shows on Friday. Mayajaal, one of the leading multiplexes in Chennai, will have 100 shows across 16 screens on the opening day. "When Rajini's...
  • 'Veeram' review: Too much violence kills the idea January 12, 2014

    Cast: Ajith Kumar, Tamannah Bhatia, Vidharth, Suhail Chandhok, Nassar Director: Siva Rating: 2.5 out of 5 In a constant effort to churn out a commercially successful product, our filmmakers completely ignore the fact that entertainment is not about heroworshiping. 'Veeram' is a classic example, which elevates Ajith and leaves the rest of the ensemble...
  • '1 Nenokkadine' trailer: Rohit Shetty, here's the next potential remake for you January 2, 2014

    Chennai: There's darkness, gunshots, exotic locales, bike and car chases, suspense and lots of action in the first trailer of superstar Mahesh Babustarrer Telugu actionthriller '1: Nenokkadine', which was unveiled online on New Year's Day. The trailer promises that the film will have a lot of action and suspense for movie...
  • Watch the first trailer of Mahesh Babu's '1: Nenokkadine' January 1, 2014

    Chennai: There's darkness, gunshots, exotic locales, bike and car chases, suspense and lots of action in the first trailer of superstar Mahesh Babustarrer Telugu actionthriller '1: Nenokkadine', which was unveiled online on New Year's Day. The trailer promises that the film will have a lot of action and suspense for movie...
  • Nassar to paly Upendra's father in 'BrahmaThe Leader' November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Nassar will be seen in superstar Upendra's forthcoming movie 'Brahma The Leader'. The actor will be playing Uppi's father in the movie. Nassar has confirmed the news to a leading daily. "I play an authoritative father to Upendra. I like the role because it's...
  • Murder threat to the leaders of various Hindu Sangh Parivar organisations July 30, 2013

    The BJP office in Coimbatore on Monday received a letter threatening to kill 12 persons belonging to various Sangh Parivar organisations if their demand for immediate release of Abdul Nassar Madani, the Keralabased PDP leader who is an accused in the 2008 Bangalore serial bomb blasts, was not met immediately,...
  • No clarity on Hindi remake of 'Singam 2', says director June 3, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil director Hari Gopalakrishnan, who is awaiting the release of Suriyastarrer Tamil actiondrama 'Singam 2', says he is yet to have clarity on whether his film will be remade in Hindi or not. The 2010 Tamil film 'Singam' was remade in Hindi as the Ajay Devgnstarrer 'Singham'. "We haven't been approached...
  • Telugu film 'Balupu' to be released on June 21 May 29, 2013

    Telugu film 'Balupu' starring Ravi Teja, Anjali and Shruthi Haasan's is inching its completion and the audio of the film will be released on June 1st. Gopichand Malineni is the director and Param V Potluri is producing this movie under the banner of PVP Cinemas. The shooting of the film has been...
  • Alphonse Putharen to make 'Neram' in Hindi? May 29, 2013

    Chennai: Debutant director Alphonse Putharen impressed the adudience with his simple yet quirky narration in TamilMalayalam bilingual 'Neram', will soon remake the film in Hindi. "I plan to direct the Hindi version as well, but at the moment we are in talks with few producers who have expressed interest in the...
  • Tamil film 'Singam 2' is set for a June release May 12, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Suriya starrer action drama 'Singam 2' is expected to release in the second of week of June. "The film ('Singam 2') is currently undergoing post production work. It will have a grand audio launch on June 1 followed by worldwide release in the second week of the same...
  • Trisha Krishnan endured rain, snow for 'Endrendrum Punnagai' April 29, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actress Trisha Krishnan is extremely happy that she survived extreme climatic conditions while shooting for upcoming Tamil romanticdrama 'Endrendrum Punnagai' (EP) in Switzerland. "And it's a wrap up for EP ('Endrendrum Punnagai') in Switzerland. Scorching sun, biting cold, rain and snow endured it all," Trisha posted on her...
  • 'Gouravam' Review: It doesn't boast of anything spectacular April 21, 2013

    Cast: Sirish, Yami Gautam, Prakash Raj, Nassar, Elango Kumaravel, Sricharan and Anupama Kumar; Director: Radha Mohan; Without an iota of doubt, what 'Gouravam' sets out to achieve as a subject is laudable, but it fails to engage as a film. Known for churning pure family entertainers and pathbreaking films, Radha...
  • Know more about 'Singam 2' at click of a mouse April 17, 2013

    Chennai: Now fans can know more about Suriya starrer Tamil actiondrama 'Singam 2' at the click of a mouse as its makers are planning to launch an official website and hold contests to keep the fans engaged. "An official website is being launched for 'Singam 2' to share information about the...
  • Tamil film 'Singam 2' an extension of its prequel April 15, 2013

    Chennai: Director Hari Gopalakrishnan says his upcoming Tamil action drama 'Singam 2' will be an extension of 'Singam', but not a sequel. The second part is a continuation of the first with additional characters. "I have retained all the characters from the first part and I have also added a few...
  • Now junior NTR's 'Baadshah' to be remade in Tamil April 8, 2013

    Chennai: The super success of JuniorNTR starrer Telugu actiondrama 'Baadshah' has opened the way for its Tamil remake, the rights for which have been bought by Prasad V Potluri of PVP Cinema. "PVP Cinema has bought the Tamil remake rights of 'Baadshah', which is likely to be remade with a...
  • Gounder community seeks ban on Prakash Raj's 'Gouravam' April 7, 2013

    Chennai: The 'Gounder' community in Tamil Nadu has urged the state government to ban Prakash Raj's TamilTelugu bilingual production venture 'Gouravam', contending that it feared the honour killing story may instigate communal disharmony. 'Gouravam', which features debutant Allu Sirish and Yami Gautam in the lead, is directed by Radha Mohan. The...
  • Director Sreenu Vaitla joins Twitter, courtesy 'Baadshah' April 5, 2013

    Chennai: On the occasion of the release of his Telugu actiondrama 'Baadshah', director Sreenu Vaitla joined Twitter Friday. He says he couldn't think of a better occasion to do it. "What better occasion to join Twitter than the release of 'Baadshah'. Thank you all for the warm welcome," posted Sreenu...
  • Telugu flick 'Baadshah' will speak for itself: Producer April 5, 2013

    Chennai: Producer Bandla Ganesh says he doesn't have to rave about his forthcoming Telugu action drama 'Baadshah' because the film will speak for itself when it hits theatres worldwide Friday. Srinu Vaitla is known for blockbusters such as 'Dubai Seenu', 'King' and 'Dookudu'. His latest film 'Baadshah' features Junior NTR, Kajal...
  • Tamil film 'Jilla' starring Vijay is launched March 11, 2013

    Chennai: Superstar Vijay's upcoming Tamil action-drama 'Jilla' was launched on March 10,2013 in the presence of the cast and crew of the movie. The launch of 'Jilla' happened at the office of producer RB Chowdhary. Vijay had flown down from Mumbai for the occasion, a spokesperson of the film told IANS. To...
  • Jiiva's 'Yaan' is inching closer to completion March 5, 2013

    Producer Elred Kumar is currently working with actors Jiiva and Thulasi Nair on their upcoming film 'Yaan'. However, the producer confirms, "Shooting of dialogues has been completed. Music for the movie is by Harris Jeyaraj and right now, only a 25 day schedule of shooting in Morocco is pending with...
  • Tamil Review: 'Nankam Pirai' fails to impress March 1, 2013

    Director: Vinayan Actors: Sudheer Sukumaran, Monal Gajjar, Shraddha Das, Prabhu, Aryan, Priyan Nambiar, Nassar, Krishna and Sana Oberoi If you're an ardent fan of Bram Stoker's 'Dracula', then you will join me in saying that this film is the worst tribute ever to the renowned novelist. If you're an aspiring filmmaker, then...