“Villain (വില്ലൻ)”… Mohanlal triumphs in an insipid film built on one-liners!

“There’s nothing as unnatural as one man taking another’s life,” blares the hero more than once in B. Unnikrishnan’s magnum opus Villain. Before you could dissect his words here, we are quickly reminded of how the film has its shaky foundation on a foolscap sheet of philosophical one-liners. A commercial […]

“Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum” is a brainy satire with a hilarious gut connection!

What does it feel like, if the symbol of your nuptial ties ends up in a third person’s abdomen? Indigestible quite! Dileesh Pothan‘s second directorial Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum landscapes and parodies Kerala’s caste politics, everyday corruption and incongruous societal anatomy through a farcical yet multi-layered premise. Prasad (Suraj Venjaramoodu) and Sreeja (Nimisha […]