Articles by Aradhya Kurup
One of the most popular instances of stereotyping was in the 1975 film 'Chattakkari' which had the Anglo-Indian heroine fall for a Hindu man and end up an unwed mother.
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 14:51
Some hurt religious sentiments; some offended political parties; some drew flak for other reasons. Here are a few films that courted controversy before and after their release.
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 19:35
Films revolving around a motley crowd of entertaining, dramatic families have regaled Malayali audiences over the years.
Sunday, June 16, 2019 - 17:17
Can stalking someone be considered a legitimate way of wooing?
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 13:36
From stories of sacrifice to family conflicts, personal struggles to medical problems, here is a list of Malayalam films that are heart wrenching.
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 16:22
From 'Ente Upasana' to 'Masterpiece', several Malayalam films have romanticised rape, stalking, and inappropriate behaviour at the workplace.
Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 13:01
These heroes spout no punchlines, make no tall promises, and even cry when the occasion calls for it.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 15:37
From his sartorial taste to the ease with which he slips into languages, Dulquer has succeeded in becoming Kerala's truly pan-Indian male star.
Saturday, July 28, 2018 - 11:39
An actor for all seasons, Srividya's demise was a huge loss to the film industry.
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - 13:35
The Mako Mori test requires at least one woman character who has her own narrative arc that isn't about supporting a man's story.
Saturday, June 30, 2018 - 14:05