Articles by Sowmya Rajendran

Among the different stories that make up Thiagarajan Kumararaja's 'Super Deluxe', Vijay Sethupathi's performance as trans woman Shilpa is the most heartbreaking.
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 14:41
The film, which is based on the butterfly effect, rides high on emotion and has too little of the scares.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 20:16
Mohanlal is all mass but the film lacks a strong script and depends too much on stylized shots and background music to do the job.
Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 15:01
Ahead of ‘Lucifer’ release, the actor speaks to TNM about working with Prithviraj, learning Tamil earlier than Malayalam, and her upcoming film with Dhanush.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 13:20
Two decades after its release, 'Padayappa' still has high recall value and is considered to be among Rajinikanth's best films. We analyse why.
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 09:46
In his article for a newspaper, Suriya has made several relevant points, but it's also important to ask why our film celebrities do not speak up for survivors in their own industry.
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 15:02
The outpouring of anger is valid – but do our responses dismantle rape culture, or help strengthen it?
Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 16:24
In this interview, director Ahammed Khabeer, who made ‘June’ starring Rajisha Vijayan, speaks about why he made his first film on a girl’s story and recreating a '90s childhood.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 13:40
Although a lot has changed for women, thanks to consistent efforts of feminists the world over, there’s still work to be done.
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 13:07
Mystic Tamil's posts are far from polite and are often politically incorrect and even abusive, but his jibes at hero worship in the Tamil industry have won him several fans.
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 17:09