Director Tatineni Satya has attempted to make a thriller movie, which contains the necessary elements that are needed; like suspense, mystery, police investigation and plot twist, but has failed to keep us hooked to the story.
Like the title, Director Bramma has made a film which revolves around three housewives. He has made sure that every women out there will find a way to relate with either one of the characters. 'Magalir Mattum' focuses on friendship, sentiment, comedy and above all women and their dreams. And as a bonus we also get a cameo from a leading actor.
Director Mysskin has taken the concept from the famous 'Sherlock Holmes' series, but has delivered 'Thupparivaalan' in his unique way with a completely desi touch. The film revolves around Vishal, who is socially challenged, absolutely brilliant and gets a kick out of solving detective cases.
Director Srikantan has attempted to make a crime comedy film, which shares resemblances with 'Mankatha' and 'Soodhu Kavvum'. But he has to be appreciated for narrating the story confidently, with unexpected plot twists and turns, which keeps the viewers hooked to the film.
Director Hari Krishna has attempted to make a film based on how a simple villager and a tribal form a tentative friendship which later blossoms into a love relationship. His story may have an interesting idea behind it, but he could have directed it in a different way.
Debut director Ashok Kumar has attempted to make a commercial film, which revolves around Vikram Prabhu and his dream to become a firefighter. The film can be best enjoyed with families as all commercial elements such as friendship, sentiment, comedy, action and romance fall in one place.
One Heart: AR Rahman's Concert Film
It's a musical film by the 'Isai Puyal' AR Rahman, which focuses on music and how concerts and live performances work. What's more alluring about the movie is that, the proceeds earned from this film will go to Rahman's One Heart foundation, in order to support old musicians and their families.
Directer Rasavikram has attempted to show the character of a Mohini in a different way, but ended up creating the same old story; a spirit, who just looks glamours and desires men.
Vishnu Vishal has now officially become a commercial action hero. His previous film 'Velainu Vandhutta Vellaikaaran', had the same breezy comedy feel just like, his new release Kathanayagan. Director Muruganandham has attempted to make a light-hearted movie which is filled with element like, laughter, action and glamour.
Oru Kaanavu Pola
Director Vijayshankar has attempted to tell a story that focuses on friendship and how certain implusive decisions are taken due to momentary misleading thoughts.
Director Ranjit Jayakodi has to be appreciated for delivering a well crafted cybercrime thriller film, that mainly focuses on mis-use of privacy, and revenge. Vijay Sethupathi's acting is on point, while Sam CS's background score keeps us hooked to the film.
Debut director Nithilan Swaminathan has delivered a quality crime thriller which keeps us hooked to the movie right from the start, packed with all the essential elements such as sentiment, comedy, romance and manipulation.
Adraa Raja Adidaa
Rajiya Kirushna has acted as well as directed the film and has attempted to tell a story that deals with how one person's actions leads to multi-fold problems for others. He goes on to show us how walking down the wrong path in life leads to grave consequences for all.
Director Mujibur Rahman has attempted to make a film that addresses the various issues that crop up between married couples. He has tried to tell a story that speaks about how modern day couples rush into decisions by listening to some random person's remarks and go on to choose their lives upside down.
Director Siva has yet again attempted to deliver a rage-filled, action packed movie which totally focuses on 'Thala' Ajith Kumar, in international standards with killer background score.
Director Vishnu Hasan has attempted to tell a story that focuses on how a murdered woman's spirit seeks revenge against her killers, but has failed to craft an engaging screenplay.
Yen Intha Mayakam
Director Shakthi Vasantha Prabhu has attempted to make a film that brings to light the various problems that crop up when parents do not supervise their children on social media and the resulting consequences.
Director Nova has attempted to tell a love story filled with comedy about two youngsters who have lost their parents. Although the story is good, he could have paid more attention to the screenplay.
Director Ram has not only proven his credibility as a filmmaker yet again, but has challenged himself by crafting a story that appeals to modern day audiences. This kind of a film can only be made through observation and that is clearly visible in the narrative as it is fresh and doesn't meander at any point.
Podhuvaga Emmanasu Thangam
Director Thalapathy Prabhu has attempted to make a film that shows the battle between two people with different mindsets - one who loves his village and the other who is hell-bent on driving the people of the said village away.