Manoj Kumar R

The writer is a new media journalist with a keen interest in films, topics of popular interests and social media trends.

Articles By Manoj Kumar R

Mikhael movie review: This Nivin Pauly film will give you a migraine

Mikhael movie review: Nivin Pauly tries very hard to fit into the image of an 'angry young man.' He did a way better job of playing a tough guy in Alphonse Putharen's Premam.

Moothon teaser: Nivin Pauly breaks bad

Moothon teaser: Surya, Karan Johar, Prithviraj Sukumaran and Anurag Kashyap simultaneously released the teaser of Nivin Pauly starrer Moothon. The film is helmed by Geethu Mohandas.

Pailwaan teaser: Salman Khan endorses Sudeep’s wrestling movie

Pailwaan teaser: Pailwaan, starring Sudeep, is director S Krishna's second collaboration with the actor after 2017 hit Hebbuli.

Mammootty’s Peranbu gets a release date

Ram directorial Peranbu, starring Mammootty, Anjali, Sadhana, Samuthirakani and Anjali Ameer, has caught the attention of cinema lovers worldwide since its international debut at the Rotterdam film festival last year.

Vinaya Vidheya Rama movie review: We didn’t need this Ram Charan starrer

Vinaya Vidheya Rama movie review: Ram Charan starrer Vinaya Vidheya Rama is like watching a Balakrishna action film on steroids.

Varmaa trailer: Dhruv Vikram film looks intense

Varmaa trailer: The one minute 47 seconds trailer looks very intense and Dhruv Vikram seems to have gone all out to play a modern-day Devdas.

Viswasam movie review: Ajith saves his family again

Viswasam movie review: Ajith tries to use his charm to overshadow the fact that the Siva directorial Viswasam has no new story to tell.

Nine trailer: Prithviraj fights a shadow monster to protect his son

Nine is also Prithviraj's first production as an independent producer. The film will hit the screens on February 7.

NTR Kathanayakudu movie review: Tribute to the legend of NT Rama Rao

NTR Kathanayakudu movie review: NTR: Kathanayakudu feels like a collection of episodes from NTR's public life without a strong pivotal moment. It hardly sheds light on the human moments of NT Rama Rao: his struggles, pain, heartbreaks, insecurities, self-doubts and challenges.

Balakrishna: NTR biopic fulfilled my long-time desire as an actor

Balakrishna starrer NTR: Kathanayakudu is based on the life and times of late screen icon and political leader NT Rama Rao. The film will hit screens today.

NTR Kathanayakudu: Puneeth Rajkumar recalls fond memories of NT Rama Rao

The NTR biopic has been split into two parts. The second part titled N.T.R: Mahanayakudu is currently in post-production phase and will release on February 7.

Yatra movie trailer: Mammootty nails the role of Y S Rajasekhara Reddy

The trailer of Mammootty's Yatra gives a sneak peek into the events that caused late Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhara Reddy to go on the historic walkathon that built a strong foundation for his decorated political career.

Peranbu trailer: Mammootty’s intense emotional drama keeps the audience hooked

Peranbu trailer has Mammootty playing father to a differently abled daughter. The emotional drama also stars child artiste Sadhana and has been directed by Ram.

Most-awaited Malayalam films of 2019: Lucifer, Nine, Moothon, Virus and more

2019 will see a slew of big-budget projects ranging from period films to sci-fi adventures starring top stars of Mollywood.

Most-awaited Tamil films of 2019: Petta, Viswasam, Thalapathy 63, Dhruva Natchathiram, NGK and more

Superstar Rajinikanth and Ajith will flag off 2019 with Petta and Viswasam, respectively. Here is a list of other films that we are sure will set the box office on fire.

Most-awaited Telugu movies of 2019: NTR biopic, Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy, Saaho and more

A handful of period films, a few biopics and a slew of commercial potboilers are set to keep the cash registers ringing throughout the year in Telugu states.

Income Tax raid at homes of Yash, Puneeth Rajkumar, Shivrajkumar, Sudeep and other Kannada stars

Kannada actors Puneet Rajkumar, Shivrajkumar, Sudeep, Yash and producers Rockline Venkatesh, CR Manohar, Vijay Kirgandur among many others have been raided by the IT officials.

Kalki will be a franchise: Director Prasanth Varma

Director Prasanth Varma says Kalki is an investigative thriller. He added that Dr Rajasekhar will be seen in an uber-cool avatar.

I was sulking after watching Kangana Ranaut in Queen: Parul Yadav

Actor Parul Yadav is gearing up for the release of Butterfly, which is the Kannada remake of hit 2013 Bollywood film Queen.

Kannada film industry mourns CH Loknath’s death

Kannada actor CH Loknath passed away on Monday morning at his residence in Padmanabhanagar, Bengaluru after suffering a cardiac arrest.