Tamil Cinema

  • 'Vishwaroopam' opens to packed theatres in Kerala, limited screening in Karnataka 25-01-2013 11:08 PM

    Vishwaroopam', facing a two-week ban in Tamil Nadu, is released in Kerala but its screening was stopped in Hyderabad. ...
  • Actors, writers express anger at protests against 'Vishwaroopam' 25-01-2013 11:10 AM

    A few Muslim groups protested against Kamal Haasan's lates, 'Vishwaroopam', alleging that its content was hurtful. ...
  • Kadal: AR Rahman plays some of his favourite tunes 16-01-2013 02:39 PM

    Kadal is an upcoming Tamil film directed and produced by Mani Ratnam. ...
  • The journey of superstar Rajinikanth 13-12-2011 02:44 PM

    As Rajinikanth turned 61 on Monday, CNN-IBN looks at the journey of the superstar in Tamil and Hindi cinema. ...
  • Rajinikanth fans celebrate his 61st birthday 12-12-2011 10:18 AM

    Superstar Rajinikanth has acted in more than 150 films across various film industries of India. ...
  • With 'Force', John Abraham joins remake bandwagon 28-09-2011 06:00 PM

    John Abraham is desperately looking for a hit at the box office. After his last hit New York in 2009, the actor has had a string of flops with 'Jhoota Hi Sahi' 'Aashayein' and 'Saat Khoon Maaf'. Now with his next release 'Force' the actor has joined remake bandwagon as...
  • Suriya's '7 Aam Arivu' to hit screens this Diwali 28-09-2011 05:53 PM

    It stars one of the most bankable stars of the Tamil industry - Suriya, and it is this Diwali's big Tamil release. We are talking about '7 Aum Arivu' which also features Shruti Hassan. Here's more about the film and its lead pair. ...
  • Rajinikanth has completely recovered: Dhanush 09-09-2011 05:25 PM

    Best Actor national award winner for 'Aadukalam' and superstar Rajinikanth's son-in-law Dhanush in a candid conversation with CNN-IBN. ...
  • A tribute to Ilaiyaraaja the music maestro 06-06-2011 09:48 AM

    A tribute to film composer, singer and lyricist Gnanadesikan Ilaiyaraaja on his 68th birthday. ...
  • Phalke Award for Balachander overdue: Kamal Hasan 30-04-2011 10:40 AM

    Kamal Hasan, K Balachander's protgee, talks about Balachander being honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award this year. The veteran filmmaker who bought a whiff of fresh air to Tamil cinema in the 60's. ...
  • Big B and Mohanlal all set to star in Malayalam film 09-02-2010 03:24 PM

    His co-star in the film will be none other than superstar Mohanlal. ...
  • Watch: How mimic artist cash in on Rajini's style 13-12-2009 06:32 PM

    His popularity has brought good business to imitators and mimic artists. ...
  • Superstar Rajinikanth's story of rags to riches 12-12-2009 06:21 PM

    Born in a Maharashtrian family, Rajini was as a bus conductor in Bangalore. ...
  • Watch: Evergreen punchlines of superstar Rajinikanth 12-12-2009 05:51 PM

    The punchlines were always carefully scripted to match Rajini's image. ...
  • Watch: Quick Gun Murugan on himself and film 28-08-2009 11:33 PM

    A perfectionist like Aamir Khan has praised Dr Rajendra Prasad in the film. ...
  • Watch: Kamal Hasan recalls his days as a child 27-08-2009 02:30 AM

    Veteran actor Kamal Haasan has completed 50 years in cinema. ...
  • Watch: Sammera makes it big in Tamil cinema 06-02-2009 01:13 AM

    Sameera Reddy has signed quite a few Tamil movies and is gaining success. ...
  • Watch: Karnataka gives its review on Rajini's Kuselan 01-08-2008 02:58 PM

    After a spate of controversies and apologies, Rajinikanths Kuselan has finally opened at cinemas today amidst tight security. CNN-IBN takes you to Bangalore to get publics opinion on the much-awaited movie of the Tamil superstar. A remake of Malyalam film Kathaparyambol, Kuselan has superstar Rajnikanth playing himself, a superstar. Like...
  • Experience in Bollywood has been exciting: Shriya Saran 29-07-2008 02:00 AM

    It has been learned that MS Dhoni is not pleased with Gautam Gambhir's attitude and on-field ethics. ...
  • Meet Asin, Tamil film industry's new 'It' girl 08-05-2008 06:01 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan might still be a no-go zone for staging international cricket, but a team from Britain began a week-long tour with a match against a local college team on Tuesday. The visiting team comprises university students and players from the Marylebone Cricket Club. Pakistan really needs cricket because cricket...
  • Fans go gaga, pray for Rajini on his birthday 12-12-2007 04:52 PM

    New Delhi: Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has said that he uses disappointment as a motivation to perform better. In a book titled 'SACH,' by Gautam Bhattacharya, Sachin revealed why he snapped back at his critics in 2008 saying 'I had stones thrown at me and I turned them into milestones'....
  • Rajini is superstar and Kamal universal star, say fans 03-11-2007 03:25 PM

    Starry-eyed fans in S India have given their favourite film stars exalted titles. ...
  • e-stop: Tamil films mean business and testing times for Britney 19-09-2007 11:10 PM

    Tamil film industry gets corporatised and Britney hits another low in life. ...
  • Check out what's next on Simran's cards 27-06-2007 02:14 AM

    Find out what Tamil star Simran is upto post-marriage and motherhood. ...
  • Rajinikanth, making of a phenomenon 16-06-2007 02:50 AM

    A special show on what makes Rajinikanth a phenomenon. ...
  • Big B is emperor, I'm king: Rajini 14-06-2007 11:33 PM

    Rajinikanth spoke to CNN-IBN about his latest magnum opus Sivaji and his plans on the political front. ...
  • He's a fan-atic Rajnikanth follower 13-12-2006 12:37 AM

    Rajni Raja worships the real superstar Rajnikanth and to look like the superstar is his life's mission. ...
  • Chennai theatres rejoice Diwali releases 22-10-2006 10:46 AM

    Diwali in Chennai is all about catching up with the first day, first show of your favourite movie. ...