Articles by Neelima Menon

Directed by Hariharan, the 1987 film not just addresses guilt and redemption, but also talks about depression and drug abuse without harping on it.
Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 14:43
On Prithviraj's 38th birthday, we took the time to rank some of his performances in the order we liked.
Friday, October 16, 2020 - 11:16
Set in an environment of strict discipline and hostility, the film shows the possibilities in lonely souls filling the void in each other's lives.
Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 12:27
While Mammootty has been criticised for his choice of films in the recent past, some understated acts have been overlooked for their lack of alpha male heroism.
Monday, September 7, 2020 - 11:59
Written and directed by Shyamaprasad, this is an adaptation of Paritosh Uttam’s 'Dreams in Prussian Blue', and revolves around two Fine Art students.
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 15:00
News media is unavoidable, but have we received a fair, in-depth, honest depiction of this profession onscreen?
Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 12:53
We look at star kids, the opportunities they have got and most importantly, how have outsiders fared?
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 13:58
'Njan Gandharvan' was a failure at the box office when it released in 1991 but has since acquired a cult following.
Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 11:45
Lohithadas wrote some of Malayalam cinema's finest scripts, but his treatment of women characters fell short.
Saturday, June 27, 2020 - 14:55
A film without a hero, but full of manipulative human characters, it is one of the best performances delivered by Mohanlal from his early years.
Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 12:04