“People have blamed my father for my lack of success as an actor.”
Month: September 2016
Revathi: Divya was a lot like me
“That’s what amazed me about Mani—that a man could think about these things. It’s not easy. Even when my friends got married, I didn’t think about this.”
To remake or not to remake
This debacle may warrant reflection on the kind of films that are best suited for remakes.
Skiptrace: Not as much fun as it should be
Skiptrace is an action comedy, but you wouldn’t know when a rather serious opening scene shows Bennie Chan (Jackie Chan, playing an aging detective) failing to stop his partner from exploding underwater. Director Renny Harlin seems to have thought it would be touching, but it almost ends up seeming tragicomic. Soon though, the promised Chan…