Archive for December, 2012

Dec 31 2012

Happy New Year!

Published by under Family

Every year has its share of ups and downs. But as 2012 winds down, it feels like it has been simply one ‘down’ after another. Thinking back to the events of the year, I remember only one big one – the Olympics – that can be described as being positive and uplifting. With many individual […]

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Dec 27 2012

Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom

Published by under Review,Tamil Cinema

Comedies usually rely on many different characters and multiple story tracks to keep the laughs going as they throw a series of jokes at the viewers in the hope that at least some of them will stick. In Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom, debutant director Balaji Tharaneetharan bravely takes the opposite approach as the film has […]

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Dec 24 2012

Happy Holidays!

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Wishing you all a merry Christmas & a wonderful holiday season…

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Dec 20 2012

Change in NVOK

Published by under Tamil Cinema,Television

So Suriya will not be coming back for the 2nd season of Who Wants to be a Millionaire‘s Tamil version Neengalum Vellalaam Oru Kodi. After 1 season of hosting the show, he has opted out of the next season since his film commitments will not give him enough time for TV. The frontrunner for his […]

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Dec 18 2012

Neethaane En Ponvasantham

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Whether it was an action movie like Kaakka Kaakka, a thriller like Vettaiyaadu Vilaiyaadu or a full-length romance like Vinnai Thaandi Varuvaayaa, director Gautham Menon has displayed a knack for depicting memorable romances that were in equal parts sweet and intense. After the experimental thriller Nadunisi Naaigal, he is back doing what he does best […]

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Dec 12 2012

Rajni Birthday Quiz

Published by under Tamil Cinema

I think it was in Kumudham that this joke was published many years ago What is the difference between Kamal and Rajni? Kamal changes his looks to suit his character while Rajni changes his character to suit his looks! One can see the reasoning behind the joke. While Kamal changed his appearance for every movie, […]

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Dec 12 2012

Happy Birthday Rajnikanth!

Published by under Tamil Cinema

For Rajni fans, 2010 offered an incredible high. The year started with anticipation about Enthiran, was driven forward by rumors, photos and snippets about the movie and was rounded off by the film’s humongous world-wide success. Rajni – the man and the brand – had become even bigger than before and was showing no signs […]

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Dec 04 2012

Vijay 20

Published by under Tamil Cinema

It was on December 4, 1992 that Vijay made his debut as hero in his dad S.A.Chandrasekhar’s film Naalaya Theerpu. 20 years and 54 films later, he is one of Tamil cinema’s biggest heroes with a huge, loyal fan base and a successful record at the box-office. The movie industry is not a kind one […]

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Dec 02 2012

Recent Favorite Non-Tamil Songs

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When I growing up in India, I was in touch with the music scene outside India. My friends and I used to watch the Grammy awards regularly, I listened to Boney M, Michael Jackson, Madonna and many others and I had pictures of Madonna and Samantha Fox on my room wall(the latter may not have […]

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