The film, currently streaming on Amazon Prime Video, has powerful performances from Suriya, Aparna Balamurali and Urvashi but suffers from a lack of depth in its core conflict.
The actor, whose new movie will release on Amazon Prime Video this week, also spoke about his recent public statements and what money means to him.
The 1995 police action thriller was a landmark for Tamil cinema.
The actor tweeted the letter written to him by Muralitharan, and said “Thank you, goodbye”.
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The popular Tamil actor is facing stinging criticism from people in the Tamil film industry, politicians and members of the audience.
SPB made his mark through thousands of evergreen songs, working with music directors spanning generations— from Kodhandapani, M S Viswanathan, Ilayaraja to AR Rahman and Deva.
Suriya has recently waded into issues ranging from student suicides to caste, leading to questions if he can be truly political.
Contrary to popular opinion, Mani Ratnam's ideology seems to have more similarities with the Hindutva politics of RSS, BJP and other right-wing organisations of the Sangh Parivar than anything else.
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The Tamil music legend has long faced flak for not taking ownership of his Bahujan roots, and for becoming ‘Brahminised’.
Nayanthara, one of the biggest stars of Tamil cinema, is an outlier in the South Indian film world.
Popularly called ‘gana gandharvan’ by his fans, Yesudas has recorded over 80,000 songs over a career spanning six decades.
Regional movies that pushed boundaries and dared to be different.
The Tamil film starring Vijay and Nayanthara was expected to premiere on Amazon Prime on December 13.
Neither Tamannaah nor Aishwarya Lekshmi have much to do in this poorly written film.
Lokesh Kanagaraj's movie is an engaging watch that could have worked much better if it was shorter and tighter.
Vijay’s Diwali release feels like two films in one: first, a paean to the superstar and second, a message to women that they can achieve whatever they want if the men in their family support them.
Telangana filmmaker Nandi Chinni Kumar says ‘Bigil’ has ‘striking similarities’ with the life story of a slum football player called Akhilesh Paul, whose biopic rights he had bought.
Chinmayi Sripaada on what she has learnt in the past year, where she gets the energy to keep fighting and why she thinks art and the artist cannot be separated.
For the Tamil film industry, this is no less than a revolutionary effort.