Articles by Sowmya Rajendran

TNM spoke to actor Disco Shanti, film critics, and industry insiders to analyse how the "item" song has changed with the times and why its expiry date may soon be here.
Friday, January 18, 2019 - 10:41
‘Mahanadi’ is among the Tamil films that have aged well, winning appreciation years after the release though it was only an average grosser in 1994.
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 14:33
After touring Eastern Europe in 'Vivegam', Siva brings Ajith back to Tamil Nadu and it proves to be a wise move.
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 17:26
Karthik Subbaraj's 'Petta' is exactly what he promised - a tribute to Rajinikanth, with the director's trademark twists. And like all of Karthik's films, sparks fly in parts of it.
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 12:50
Theatre owners, film critics and industry trackers weigh in on which film – Ajith’s or Rajini’s – has the upper hand at the box office.
Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 16:39
We may not immediately see a large number of women rushing to Sabarimala but what Bindu and Kanakadurga have done is to open the doors to possibility.
Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - 14:19
In a recent interview, the director, who was among the first to defend Dileep in the actor assault case, said that he would hesitate to work with women in future.
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 16:55
This year saw impressive debut films, experimental cinema that broke the rules, and quite a few films with women in the lead.
Monday, December 24, 2018 - 11:12
While the film follows the familiar trajectory of sports dramas, Aishwarya Rajesh’s terrific performance keeps you invested all through.
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 16:30
'Seethakaathi' offers an exciting premise - what if anyone, absolutely anyone, could be a great actor because of a supernatural phenomenon?
Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 15:25