Showing posts from August 1, 2020

Review : DANNY

By Rinku Gupta Varu Sarathkumar plays Kundhavai, a cop based in Thanjavur in this thriller, Danny, produced by PG Muthiah. The title is based on Danny the police dog who helps in the investigations of a series of murders Kundhavai is looking into. Are they related? Who is behind the gruesome killings and why? Varu fits the role perfectly as she gets into the skin of the tough, no- nonsense cop, her body- language befitting the role perfectly. To his credit, the director LC Santhana Moorthy has kept the story sans commercial 'frills' like a romantic angle and the like, sticking to the story. Though the screenplay seems to stretch at times, and few comedy scenes that hardly elicit laughs act as speed breakers, the overall crisp storytelling length works in its favor. Though Danny is in the title, he is not much of a presence in the film so much but it is commendable that the film underlines details about the importance of Police dogs and details such as their rank an

E4 Entertainment to make movie, web-series, on Veerappan

By Rinku Gupta E4 Entertainment will now enter the Web Series space for the OTT segment. E4 Entertainment, who produced and bankrolled debut venture Adithya Varma of Dhruv Vikram and have produced many super hit Malayalam films such as Ishq, will be producing a movie besides working on a web series on forest brigand Veerappan based on the book by IPS Vijaykumar. 'Both the ventures will be based on the book 'Chasing the Brigand' penned by former ADGP Vijaykumar on Veerappan. We thank Vijaykumar,who is now the senior security advisor in the Union Home Ministry for keeping faith in them and giving us the permission to make a movie and web series based on his book. Vijaykumar also served as advisor to Jammu & Kashmir Governor. Cast and crew of both the ventures wil be announced once the lockdown is over', says Mukesh Mehta