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The Lena Interview: I don't create comfort zones because they hinder spontaneity

In a candid interview, popular actress Lena talks to Deepa Antony about her successful transition into an entrepreneur with Aakriti, her slimming centre in Kochi and her film journey...

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The Gautham Ramachandran Interview: Nivin Pauly is a dream to work with

Gautham Ramachandran who made his debut as director with Richie talks to Deepa Antony about the film and working with Nivin Pauly

A fairly unfamiliar name t...

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Masterpiece review: Mammootty shines but movie falls flat

Masterpiece is a typical Mammootty mass-action movie, tailor-made to suit his fans, writes Deepa Antony.

Directed by Ajai Vasudev and written by Udaykrishna...

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Top 10 Malayalam movies of 2017

From a great deal of good film-making, here’s our pick of 10 films that we think made the mark- a mark of entertainment, emotion and adventure.

Time f...

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Hey Jude movie review: This Nivin Pauly and Trisha starrer will melt your heart

Hey Jude makes a sensitive and poignant portrayal of the normal lives of “abnormal” people, writes Deepa Antony

The much touted ‘Hey Jude&...

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Rosapoo review: Boorish, crass and tasteless

This is the kind of cinema that even a charismatic actor such as Biju Menon cannot save with his wit, writes Deepa Antony.

Black humor is a tricky business ...

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Aami review: Manju Warrier, Tovino shine in this delectable biopic of Kamala Das

If you are one of the many literary lovers of Madhavikutty, this is a film you will like, maybe not love, writes Deepa Antony.

  “One’...

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Kaly review: A game worth a watch!

The film will keep you at the edge of your seat for a while, but also get predictable is large parts, writes Deepa Antony.

‘Kaly’, a purported t...

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Captain review: Jayasurya steals the show in this befitting homage to a real-life hero

Jayasurya makes an unbelievable transformation into a stoic, calm and determined V P Sathyan, writes Deepa Antony.

Captain, the second biopic film release o...

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Poomaram review: A half-hearted tribute to college days

Poomaram deserves to be celebrated as Kalidasan Jayaram’s comeback. His performance doesn’t disappoint one bit, writes Deepa Antony.

Lo and beho...

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Ira movie review: Is it a watchable thriller?

Tagged as “the story of an accused”, Ira had an excellent marketing team backing the crew. But is marketing enough to pull a cinema through? Read this review from Deepa A...

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Kuttanadan Marpappa review: Kunchacko Boban shines in this fun ride

Shot in the backwaters, Kuttanadan Marpapa is a haven of scenic beauty, writes Deepa Antony.

Right from the trailer to the title, Kuttanadan Marpappa promis...

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Parole review: There is nothing new in this Mammootty film

Parole is a grand old wine in a grand old bottle. There is nothing new about anything in this film, writes Deepa Antony.

Based in Adivaram, the film spans a...

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Kammara Sambhavam review: An engaging and compelling period film

With his performance, the actor in Dileep holds the audience rapt in attention, writes Deepa Antony.

Kammara Sambhavam is the doing and un-doing of a biopic...

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Mohanlal movie review: Strictly for Manju Warrier fans

Panning the camera on a female fan does give the story a different and interesting dimension, writes Deepa Antony.

Meenakshi, aka Meenukutty and the love of...

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The Vineeth Sreenivasan Interview: I love the instant rush I get from a live audience

Juggling his work and life, the multi-talented Vineeth Sreenivasan takes some time off to talk to Deepa Antony over brunch opening-up about his latest release Aravindante Adhithikal,...

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Aravindante Athidhikal review: It’s sweet, simple and poetic

Vineeth Sreenivasan is evidently a much more confident actor than he ever was, writes Deepa Antony.

Aravindante Athidhikal opens to a crowd in front of the ...

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Uncle review: Mammootty shines in this engaging tale

Uncle does not blind you with the spark and light from Mammootty’s stardom. Instead, you’ll find the actor shine through the gentle folds of a simple story told a little ...