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  • Duniya Soori to direct Punneth Rajkumar in 'Dodmane Hudga' February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Kannada superstar Puneeth Rajkumar is once again going to work with director Duniya Soori in 'Dodmane Hudga'. They have earlier worked together in films like 'Jackie' and 'Anna Bond'. Though Duniya is known for making hardcore commercial films, but this time he is expected to come up with a...
  • Jaggesh: Yogaraj Bhat, Duniya Soori are the best directors November 27, 2013

    New Delhi: For Actor-turned politician Jaggesh, who earned huge publicity with Neer Dose controversy, Yogaraj Bhat and Duniya Soori are the best directors in the industry. In one of his recent interviews, Jaggesh had said he isn't fond of those directors who only depict themselves as brilliants in front of...
  • 'Pandiya Naadu' review: It's a powerful revenge drama November 4, 2013

    Cast: Vishal Krishna Reddy, Lakshmi Menon, Bharathiraja, Vikranth, Soori and Sharath Lohitashwa Director: Suseenthiran Rating: 3.5 out of 5 A grieving father conceals his happiness with an awkward smile when he comes to learn that the man responsible for his son's death is dead too. He silently walks into his room,...
  • 'Naiyaandi' review: The jokes fall flat in this Tamil film October 12, 2013

    Cast: Dhanush, Nazriya, Soori, Saranya Ponvannan, Sreeman, Sathyan Director: A Sarkunam Rating: 1.5 out of 5 When two National Award winning artists, Dhanush and Sarkunam, are associated with a project expectations are bound to be high. But if you watch 'Naiyaandi' with such high expectations you're likely to be disappointed. It is one of...
  • Nazriya withdraws police complaint October 10, 2013

    Chennai, Oct 10 (IANS) After watching the film 'Naiyaandi', southern actress Nazriya who had accused director A Sarkunam of using a body double to shoot intimate scenes for the Tamil romantic-comedy starring her, found nothing offensive. She withdrew her complaint after the director agreed to delete an objectionable scene. The actress...
  • 'Varuthapadatha Valibar Sangam' review: This Tamil film entertains September 7, 2013

    Cast: Sivakarthikeyan, Soori, Sri Divya, Sathyaraj, Sri Ranjini Director: Ponram Rating: 3 out of 5 With four back-to-back hits, Sivakarthikeyan must have realised that his strength lies in comedy and in making films that appeal to masses more than multiplex-goers. He has got it right one more time with his latest film...
  • 'Desingu Raja' review: Stale wine in a new bottle August 24, 2013

    Cast: Vimal, Bindu Madhavi, Soori, Singampuli, Ravi Mariya, Naren, Vinu Chakravarthy Director: Ezhil Rating: 1.5 out of 5 Rural potboilers in Tamil cinema are usually about a love story or rivalry between two villages. Not surprisingly, 'Desingu Raja' merges both the common themes into a story, which partially entertains, but otherwise is...
  • Dhanush enjoys wearing the traditional outfit 'dhoti' July 15, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Dhanush, seen mostly in 'dhoti' at public functions these days, Sunday said he enjoys wearing it because he swears by the traditional outfit. "A lot of people have asked me why do I wear veshti (dhoti) to public functions? My answer to them always has been that I...
  • Tamil actor Vishal to produce 'Paandia Naadu' April 24, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Vishal Krishna, known for films such as 'Sandakozhi', 'Thimiru' and 'Avan Ivan', will produce and act in the upcoming revenge-drama 'Paandia Naadu'. "Vishal's debut production 'Paandia Naadu' will be directed by Suseenthiran. It will be a revenge story set against the backdrop of Madurai in Tamil Nadu. The...
  • Music directors to dance in 'Thillu Mullu's title song April 20, 2013

    The peerless music makers of different generations are coming together, not only for music, but also for dance! Young music director Yuvan Shankar Raja and seasoned composer MS Vishwanathan are to dance in the title song of the sensational remake,'Thillu Mullu'. Based on Superstar Rajinikanth's 'Thillu Mullu', the remake, popularly known...
  • '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...
  • Actor Sarath Kumar takes special interest in production March 23, 2013

    Chennai: Buoyed by the news that Malayalam comedy 'Ustad Hotel' pocketed three National awards this year, Tamil actor R Sarath Kumar has expressed interest to co-produce more films with the film's producer Listin Stephen. Listin and Sarath are awaiting the release of Tamil drama 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal', Tamil remake of Malayalam...
  • Mohanlal to play a Godfather in Tamil film 'Jilla' March 15, 2013

    In Ilayathalapathy's upcoming flick 'Jilla', news is that Malayalam superstar Mohanlal plays a crucial role in the film. The latest on this is that he portrays the role of a Godfather. In 'Jilla', the actor is said to play a respectable head in Madurai, while Vijay is his successor in...
  • Tamil Review: 'Haridas' is an emotionally uplifting film February 21, 2013

    Cast: Kishore, Sneha, Prithviraj Das, Soori, Pradeep Rawat and Yugi Sethu; Director: GNR Kumaravelan; With precision and conviction, director GNR Kumaravelan has poignantly narrated one of the best father-son relationships on screen. Out of a handful of films dealing about human disabilities, 'Haridas' undoubtedly tops the list for not being preachy. It addresses...
  • Tamil Review: 'Paagan' fails to entertain September 9, 2012

    If you're a director under the assumption that comedy always works in your favour, then I'm sorry to break your bubble, it doesn't! Debutant director Aslam's 'Paagan' is a loud and desperate attempt to shove comedy in the face of the audience. The film is blessed with some light-hearted witty...
  • Tamil Review: 'Pandi Oliperuki Nilayam' is good August 23, 2012

    Director Rasu Madhuravan is known for tearjerkers that are set around family values and sentiments. He has opted to take a different route in 'Pandi Oliperukki Nilayam', which is a laugh riot with an army of comedians. There are enough fun elements as the story takes backstage at one point of...
  • Kannada film 'Kaddi Pudi' to hit floors by July end July 13, 2012

    In this month end 'Kaddi Pudi' by Sri Banashankeri Chitralaya M Chandru yet another production after 'Swayamvara' is going on the floor in the combination of Dhuniya Soori as director, Shivarajakumar and Radhika Pandit in the lead roles. For the 50th birthday of Shivarajakumar 'Kaddi Pudi' announcement via advertisement is unique....
  • Anna Bond shows Puneeth Rajkumar's romantic side May 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Much awaited Kannada film 'Anna Bond' hits the screens today. The film stars Puneeth Rajkumar and Priyamani in the lead roles. Directed by Duniya Soori, the film has a budget of Rs 12 crore. The film also features Jackie Shroff in a pivotal role. Puneeth and Duniya Soori are...