Mano Bala

  • 'Sonna Puriyadhu' review: This Tamil film is only funny in parts July 27, 2013

    Cast: Shiva, Vasundhara Kashyap, Mano Bala, Vatsala and Meera Krishnan; Director: Krishnan Jayaraj Rating: 2 out of 5 Shiva's films guarantee entertainment, but 'Sonna Puriyadhu', which revolves around Shiva, who is commitment phobic and hates the idea of marriage, fails in the effort of delivering a wholesome entertainer. What it does...
  • Tamil review: 'Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru' is entertaining June 15, 2013

    Cast: Siddharth, Hansika Motwani, Santhanam, Ganesh Venkatraman, Balaji, Vidyullekha Raman, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Vishal Krishna, Mano Bala and Bosskey Rating: 2.5 out of 5 It's extremely difficult to make a highly entertaining film sans cliches, and proof to that is 'Theeya Vela Seiyyanum Kumaru' (TVSK). The film manages to be a...
  • Actor Aishwarya Arjun faints on sets of 'Pattathu Yaanai' April 28, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actress Aishwarya Arjun fainted on the sets of upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy 'Pattathu Yaanai' Sunday in Trichy due to extremely hot weather. "We were shooting outdoors in extremely hot conditions of Trichy for the last few days. Since we were shooting non-stop, she couldn't handle the heat and fainted. We...
  • 'The shooting of 'Thillu Mullu's remake is over March 30, 2013

    Chennai: The shooting of the remake of superstar Rajinikanth-starrer Tamil comedy 'Thillu Mullu', which itself is a remake of Hindi blockbuster 'Gol Maal', has been completed. The remake is also titled 'Thillu Mullu'. "Thank god and the whole unit we finished 'Thillu Mullu' shooting. Hope we did a justice to the...
  • 'Thuppakki' earns Rs 65.32 crore in opening week November 20, 2012

    Chennai: Vijay-starrer Tamil action-thriller 'Thuppakki' collected Rs 65.32 crore worldwide in its opening week. "The film collected Rs 65.32 crore worldwide in the first week. In Tamil Nadu, 'Thuppakki' raked in Rs 40 crore and above in the first six days and it continues to run to packed houses. It is...
  • 'Thuppakki' Review: This Tamil film is well written November 14, 2012

    Cast: Vijay, Kajal Aggarwal, Sathyan, Jayaram, Mano Bala and Vidyut Jamwal Director: AR Murugadoss Thanks to AR Murugadoss, Vijay steps into a new avatar that comes as a welcome surprise for his fans and critics alike. Did Vijay succeed in his new avatar is the question that the audience walked home with...