Petta

When you write about Petta, you need to discuss two parts of it. The first half of Petta, a superbly crafted homage to Superstar Rajnikanth. The part that offers us a glorious mid-1990s Rajnikanth; one we’ve never quiet tasted this century. It is an extended Rajni intro song that you wish keeps playing on forever.…

Maattraan

K V Anand has a couple of great traits as a director. His narrative almost always gets the procedural of any profession like clock-work. From Politicians to G-Men, from the Journalist (he used to be one) to the Businessman, his characters are fleshed out from real people, with authenticity stamped all over. He also knows…