Movies that mattered to me – Top 10 of 2017

2017 of Kollywood   had a refreshing approach to cinematic storytelling. In addition to the cinematic flair, a majority of these films were also socially relevant and thought-provoking. It is primarily because of all these factors that they are good enough to be described as the best films of the year. So, here goes my pick … Continue reading Movies that mattered to me – Top 10 of 2017


Alaipayuthey vs Kaatru Veliyidai

Mani sir’s creation is a perfect example of the saying “Quality over quanity”, He has only directed close to 25 movies in a career spanning up to 34 years. A gem of a director who has a great celluloid vision, has been the point of adulation for many film enthusiast because of his subtle human … Continue reading Alaipayuthey vs Kaatru Veliyidai

Rahman- Ratnam Magic

I can watch anything Mani Ratnam makes. I liked even Kadal! Heck, I even liked Abhishek Bachchan as Raavan 😛 , But being the master that Mani Ratnam is, he uses simple things that people can relate to, to create these amazing moments on the screen that you just cannot get enough of. When this … Continue reading Rahman- Ratnam Magic

My Dream Husband

As a little girl, I use to dream of the man for whom I’d be his “good thing.” I wondered, ‘How will he look? How will he treat me? Will he be able to make me laugh?’ and all thanks to Tamil cinema which has always been a great influence in showcasing how an ideal … Continue reading My Dream Husband

Yours Realistically, Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth is a demi-god to half the nation, a superhero to the rest and a flamboyant icon across seas. If asked to most of his fans what is their favourite movie of Thalaivar ? The answer from the mass audience would be Baasha or Enthiran or Shivaji. Some would even mention his stellar performance from … Continue reading Yours Realistically, Rajinikanth

8 Things My Mom Taught Me That I’ll Pass On To My Own Children

There are certain things your mom will tell you while growing up that always stick with you for one reason or another, These 8 things made an impression on me, and I will be sure to pass them along to my own kids one day. Whether we were going off to college, having trouble with … Continue reading 8 Things My Mom Taught Me That I’ll Pass On To My Own Children