Anniyan showcases MPD. Multiple Pada DejaVu and Mostly Puerile Direction. Stunts that are Mindless Plagiarised Derivatives. Special effects that scream Mattamaana Program Development. And Vikram’s performance that Made Puke Desirable in comparison. That’s right, Shankar. I can be lame too.
Arular Bonus Tracks: Get it while it still lasts…your M.I.A obsession, I mean. (Update: One of the 4 bonus tracks is a remix of Galang feat. Gabbar Singh & samples from Mehbooba)
Nixon – an obscure Indie band got me thinking of ‘Devan Thiruchabai Malargale‘ (from Dhool.com) with this song of theirs. (Devan thiruchabai, on the other hand, always made me think of Neil Young’s ‘Don’t let it bring you down’)
Saravanan, Dhool.com’s resident Wikipedia of Tamizh Film Music, has a write-up about 80s hit-queen, Jency. I’ve always wondered what she looked like. The post answered that for me. (I foresee a similar post in the future about 90s hit queen, Swarnalatha)
Silly Anagram Hangover: I see this photo and all I can think of is the word ‘Dismal’.
A Montage-a-Google of my name reveals the mugs of a former Hindi movie star who rounded off Chitrahaar with cries of Mere Desh Ki Dharti, a failed actor-son, a bunch of moustached dudes and man-boobies. Disappointing.