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ART & CULTURE

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Cinema, Crazy mohan, Kamal Haasan, Tamil cinema

Goodbye Crazy Mohan: The loved linguistic genius is the reason Tamil cinema got Kamal Haasan, the great comic actor

Crazy Mohan was adored for his sparklingly funny comedies, his brilliant wordplay and his marvellous ability to make absolutely clean jokes.

ART & CULTURE

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Willy wonka and the chocolate factory, Snow white and the seven dwarfs, Appu raja, Kamal Haasan

Cutting it short: How cinema and books portray the vertically challenged

They are either objects of social glare or things of mirth, constantly forced to give way to the bigger and more beautiful. Will Shah Rukh Khan's 'Zero' be any different?

ART & CULTURE

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Kamal Haasan, Appu raja, Aanand L Rai, Anushka Sharma

#ZeroPoster: What CGI got wrong in Zero, starring Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma

We have zero tolerance for such goof-ups.

POLITICS

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Election alliance, Tami nadu, Makkal Needhi Maiam, Kamal Haasan

Why Kamal Haasan ruling out alliance with AIADMK and DMK not enough to clear the air on his political stand

The actor-turned-politician's agenda to 'end corruption' seems like a vague idea without any concrete plans to address the problems of Tamil Nadu.

POLITICS

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Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Sarkar, Thalapathy vijay

Why speculation over superstar Vijay joining Tamil Nadu politics is rising

The speech the actor gave on the audio launch of Sarkar has set rumour mills into action.

ART & CULTURE

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Hey ram, Vishwaroopam, Kamal Haasan, Vishwaroopam 2

Why Vishwaroopam 2 is Kamal Haasan's definitive warning against divisive politics

While Vishwaroopam was all about the hero fighting external enemies, the movie's sequel is more about eliminating the enemies within.

ART & CULTURE

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Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, Kaala, Vishwaroopam 2

Why Kamal Haasan is banking big on Vishwaroopam 2

The actor-turned-politician will be waiting with a pounding heart in anticipation of the response to his film.

POLITICS

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TTV Dhinakaran, Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth, Tamil nadu politics

Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, TTV Dhinakaran: Will the challengers turn kingmakers in Tamil Nadu?

A recent survey gives the edge to DMK-Congress, but the smaller players could have a significant role.

VARIETY

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Kamal Haasan, Tuticorin protests, Kabali, Rajinikanth

Post Kaala, will people be able to see the difference between reel and real life Rajinikanth

It remains to be seen if Thalaiva and Kamal Haasan can repeat the cinema success story in their political avatars?

VARIETY

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Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Sex for degree scandal, Crime Against Women

Why are Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth silent over crimes against women in Tamil Nadu?

The newbie politicians would do well to remember that a woman CM dominated the politics of the state and people's heart for years.