Happy Birthday Sudeep! The Movie With Your Break Out Performance, Eega/Makkhi!!!

This is just the happiest movie. And it sounds stupid when you try to describe it. Stupid, and kind of sad.

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Gang Leader Review (SPOILERS): Gang of Women

Again, SUCH a delightful movie!!!!! If you have a chance to watch it, you should read my other review and avoid spoilers. If you have seen it, come here to discuss. And if you want to find out the plot before watching for your own reasons, here are spoilers. Most of the delight of the film is in how it is presented, so even if you spoil yourself there is still plenty to enjoy.

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Trailers! Tiger and Nani, Both Playing Sports Heroes in VERY DIFFERENT Movies

Thank you anonymous commentator for alerting me to the new Nani trailer! And thank you Karan Johar to alerting me to the new SOTY2 trailer. Although, that’s kind of his job, so I don’t know if I have to thank him for that.

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Southern Trailers! Mani Ratnam Completes His Crime Trilogy, and Nani and Nagarjuna Unite

I almost never cover southern trailers, because I am never sure what is a big deal and what is a small deal and what I should say about things.  But in this case, I KNOW these two are big deals and I know what I want to say about them, so I am just going for it.

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Tuesday Telugu: Gentleman, Nani is Here to Support Two Women

I finally found a way to watch this with subtitles!!!!! YuppTV, which I still don’t fully understand, had it.  And it was, indeed, very much worth watching.  Mostly for Nani.  Who was not our protagonist and therefore had the best part.  Because the most interesting role always goes to the character actors.

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Tuesday Telugu: Middle-Class Abbayi (MCA), Bhoomika Gets to Be the Hero!

Did you know HeroTalkies merged with YuppTV?  In some very vague way that I can’t fully understand and makes both websites impossible to navigate?  This is why I ended up watching MCA.  It was the only movie I was successfully able to find and play.  Well, and also Nani.  And also Sai.

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Tuesday Telugu: Krishna Gaadi Veera Prema Gaadha, When the Village Feud Movie Meets the Police Film and a Coward is Caught in the Middle

What a fun movie!  Just a fun light movie.  And kind of more clever than I would expect from a Telugu movie.  I may need to track down the other film by this director.  Oh, and also Nani was very fun.  I thought I just liked him in Eega because Eega is the greatest film of all time, but now I think he is kind of great even in non-Greatest Film of All Time films.

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Eega/Eecha/Makhi/Naan Ee: How Does This Movie Work? And Yet, It Does!!!

I heard about Eega right when it first came out, and I thought “how can this possibly be a hit?  Not only is it kind of illogical on the face of it, it’s also super sad!”  And then I watched it, and it totally works!

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