Malini Mannath

Review: Bruce Lee

The debutant director has tried to stretch a flimsy knot to an unmanageable length, stringing a series of gags and linking a chain of characters to it.

17 Mar 2017

Review: Kattapava Kaanom has real good moments few and far between

The plot revolves around a fish named Kattappa and of how it turns the fortune of the people it comes in contact with.

17 Mar 2017

That unseen link and mistaken identities

So, one is identified by the colour of his shirt, ‘the guy with the red checked shirt’ another as a ‘boy in the school’ etc.  

11 Mar 2017

Innocence lost in the rain

Child sex abuse and the emotional trauma the victim and the parents undergo, form the theme of the movie. The director has attempted to strike a different chord with the script.

11 Mar 2017

What a predictable slap fest!

The plot centers around a rogue cop who teams up with an unscrupulous politician to settle scores with his senior officer. How certain circumstances change his mind form the rest. Shifting from horror

11 Mar 2017

'Motta Shiva Ketta Shiva' Review: Its a one-man-Lawrence-show!

A flamboyant performer Lawrence’s Shiva is spirited, with a lot of style and attitude.

09 Mar 2017

'Maanagaram' Review: The plot travels on multiple tracks

The dark humour is worked out well in this Guy Ritchie kind of scenario.

09 Mar 2017

A well scripted Medical drama

An investigative crime thriller, Kuttram 23 is about medical  malpractices and doctors who believed they were gods.

04 Mar 2017

Love-saga gets a thriller twist

Touted as a romantic thriller, the plot tracks the journey of a couple from their school days to their college days as they go through a gamut of feelings, each trying to find a meaning to their respe

04 Mar 2017

Ayawn-out-loud bore

His debut film Aanmai Thavarael (2011) was a fairly engaging action thriller that centered on human trafficking.

04 Mar 2017

Kuttram 23 review: Coherent screenplay could've made it better

The plot is about malpractices in the medical profession and about doctors who believed they were Gods.

03 Mar 2017

Yaakkai review: Plot is an oft-told one

An insipid screenplay and weakly fleshed out characters ensure that boredom sets in midway through the narration.

03 Mar 2017

Kanavu Variyam movie review: A feel-good entertainer

A feel-good entertainer about chasing one's dreams, with the film inspiring and motivating, it is worth a watch by both adults and children. 

25 Feb 2017

Review: This is not the ‘Yaman’ of all political dramas

Antony appears a more confident actor this time.

25 Feb 2017

'Bogan' movie review

The plot revolves round two men - Vikram, an upright cop, and Aditya, a hedonist who's pastime is wine, women and lucre.

02 Feb 2017