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Abhinaya is an Indian film actress and model.
The Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film is one of the Academy Awards handed out annually by the U.S.-based Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Aliens is a 1986 American science fiction action film written and directed by James Cameron, produced by Gale Anne Hurd and starring Sigourney Weaver.
Ampa Skywalk is a shopping mall in Chennai, India.
Andhra Pradesh is one of the 29 states of India.
Anjali is an Indian film actress and model, who predominantly appears in Tamil films.
Anthony (born Lewellyn Anthony Gonsalvez on 11 September 1973 in Chennai, India) is a Tamil film editor.
Arunasalam Murugadoss, commonly known with his stage name AR Murugadoss, is an Indian film director, producer, and screenwriter.
Ashwin Kakumanu (born 5 July 1987 in Chennai) is an Indian film actor, who is best known for his role as Ganesh in Venkat Prabhu's Tamil action thriller, Mankatha.
Assassin's Creed is a franchise centered on an action-adventure video game series developed by Ubisoft.
Avatar, marketed as James Cameron's Avatar, is a 2009 American epic science fiction film directed, written, produced, and co-edited by James Cameron, and stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, and Sigourney Weaver.
Avinash Yelandur (born 22 December 1962) is an Indian actor who stars predominantly in South Indian language films and notably in the Kannada and Tamil film industries.
Bangkok is the capital and most populous city of the Kingdom of Thailand.
Benny Dayal (born 13 May 1984) is an Indian singer who hails from the state of Kerala.
Besant Nagar is one of Chennai's neighborhoods, named after the noted lady theosophist Annie Besant.
Bodhidharma was a Buddhist monk who lived during the 5th or 6th century.
Hindi cinema, often metonymously referred to as Bollywood, is the Indian Hindi-language film industry, based in the city of Mumbai (formerly Bombay), Maharashtra, India.
Buddhism is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.
The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) (often referred to as the Censor Board) is a statutory censorship and classification body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India.
Chandni Chowk to China (shortened to CC2C) is a 2009 Indian martial arts action comedy film.
Chennai (formerly known as Madras or) is the capital of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Chinese martial arts, often named under the umbrella terms kung fu and wushu, are the several hundred fighting styles that have developed over the centuries in China.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Christopher Edward Nolan (born 30 July 1970) is an English film director, screenwriter, and producer who holds both British and American citizenship.
The cinema of the United States, often metonymously referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century.
A crore (abbreviated cr) or koti denotes ten million (10,000,000 or 107 in scientific notation) and is equal to 100 lakh in the Indian numbering system as 1,00,00,000 with the local style of digit group separators (a lakh is equal to one hundred thousand and is written as 1,00,000).
Venkatesh Prabhu Kasthuri Raja (born 28 July 1983), better known by his stage name Dhanush, is an Indian film actor, producer, director, writer, lyricist, screenwriter and playback singer who predominantly works in Tamil cinema.
Dhanya Balakrishna (born Aug 6th,1989) is an Indian actress, she has appeared in Telugu and Tamil films.
Diwali or Deepavali is the Hindu festival of lights celebrated every year in autumn in the northern hemisphere (spring in southern hemisphere).
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a thread-like chain of nucleotides carrying the genetic instructions used in the growth, development, functioning and reproduction of all known living organisms and many viruses.
Edward Scissorhands is a 1990 American romantic dark fantasy film directed by Tim Burton, produced by Denise Di Novi and Tim Burton, and written by Caroline Thompson from a story by Tim Burton and Caroline Thompson, starring Johnny Depp as an artificial man named Edward, an unfinished creation who has scissor blades instead of hands.
Engaeyum Eppothum (Anywhere, Anytime) is a 2011 Tamil Romantic drama Road movie written and directed by newcomer M. Saravanan.
Enthiran is a 2010 Indian Tamil-language science fiction film written and directed by S. Shankar.
Force is a 2011 Indian action thriller film directed by Nishikanth Kamath, starring John Abraham, Genelia D'Souza and the debutant Vidyut Jammwal.
Genetics is the study of genes, genetic variation, and heredity in living organisms.
Ghajini is a 2005 Indian Tamil language neo-noir psychological thriller film directed by A. R. Murugadoss and produced by Salem Chandrasekharan under Sri Saravanaa Creations.
Ajay Kumar, known as Guinness Pakru, is a Malayalam comedy actor.
Guru (गुरु, IAST: guru) is a Sanskrit term that connotes someone who is a "teacher, guide, expert, or master" of certain knowledge or field.
Harris Jayaraj (born 8 January 1975) is an Indian film composer from Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Hindi (Devanagari: हिन्दी, IAST: Hindī), or Modern Standard Hindi (Devanagari: मानक हिन्दी, IAST: Mānak Hindī) is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.
Although the start of the history of film is not clearly defined, the commercial, public screening of ten of Lumière brothers' short films in Paris on 28 December 1895 can be regarded as the breakthrough of projected cinematographic motion pictures.
Ilavarasu is an Indian cinematographer and actor, who works in the Tamil film industry.
Inception is a 2010 neo-noir science fiction heist film written, co-produced, and directed by Christopher Nolan, and co-produced by Emma Thomas.
Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures.
Isha Sharvani (born 29 September, 1984 in Gujarat, India) is an Indian Contemporary dancer and actress.
Jai Sampath, known mononymously as Jai, is an Indian actor working in Tamil films.
Ravi Mohan (born 10 September 1980), better known by his stage name Jayam Ravi, is an Indian (Tamil) film actor who works in the Tamil film industry.
Amar Choudary (born 4 January 1984), known by his stage name Jiiva, is an Indian film actor and producer.
Johnny Trí Nguyễn (born 16 January 1974; Saigon, Vietnam) is a Vietnamese American actor, stuntman and martial arts choreographer who is mainly active in the Vietnamese film industry.
Jurassic Park is an American science fiction media franchise centered on a disastrous attempt to create a theme park of cloned dinosaurs.
Kabilan is a born (May 16, 1977) leading Tamil lyricist and poet.
Parathasarathi Srinivasan (born 7 November 1954), professionally known as Kamal Haasan, is an Indian politician, film actor, dancer, film director, screenwriter, producer, playback singer and lyricist who works primarily in Tamil cinema.
Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) is a Dravidian language spoken predominantly by Kannada people in India, mainly in the state of Karnataka, and by significant linguistic minorities in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Kerala, Goa and abroad.
Karthik Sivakumar (born 25 May 1977), better known by his stage name Karthi, is an Indian film actor who works primarily in the Tamil film industry.
Karthik (born 7 November 1980) is an Indian playback singer.
Kerala is a state in South India on the Malabar Coast.
Legacy Effects, LLC is an American special effects studio specializing in creature design, prosthetic makeup, animatronics, and specialty suits.
M.I.C. is a five-member Chinese boy band, which started in 2006 and released a debut EP in October 2010.
Madhan Karky Vairamuthu is an Indian lyricist, research associate, software engineer and film dialogue writer.
Madras Musings is a fortnightly English-language newspaper founded by Chennai historian S. Muthiah in 1991.
Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken across the Indian state of Kerala by the Malayali people and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.
Martial arts are codified systems and traditions of combat practices, which are practiced for a number of reasons: as self-defense, military and law enforcement applications, mental and spiritual development; as well as entertainment and the preservation of a nation's intangible cultural heritage.
Martial arts films are a subgenre of action films, which feature numerous martial arts fights between characters.
Megha (மேக்ஹா; born 18 March 1987 as Harini Ramachandran (ஹரிணி ராமசந்திரன்)) is a Tamil playback singer, singing predominantly in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada.
Misha Ghoshal is an Indian actress who has appeared in Tamil films.
Mousumi Saha is an Indian actress.
Naadodigal (Nomads) is a 2009 Tamil language drama-thriller film written and directed by Samuthirakani and produced by S. Michael Rayappan under banner of Global Infotainment.
Nanban (English: Friend) is a 2012 Indian Tamil coming-of-age comedy film directed by Shankar.
Naresh Iyer (born 3 January 1981) is a playback singer from Mumbai, India, born to a Tamil speaking family from Mumbai.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Oneindia.com is an Indian online portal founded by BG Mahesh & Sriram Hebbar, owned by Greynium Information Technologies Pvt Ltd.
The Pallava dynasty was a South Indian dynasty that existed from 275 CE to 897 CE, ruling a portion of southern India.
Parthiban Kanavu is a 1960 multilingual historical fiction film directed by D. Yoganand.
Perambur is a locality in the northern region of the metropolitan city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu state, India.
Perfume is a 2001 American film directed by Michael Rymer and featuring an ensemble cast, starring Estella Warren, Jeff Goldblum, and Mariel Hemingway.
Shalini Singh, popularly called as Pop Shalini, is a singer from Tamil Nadu, India.
The Predator film series is a science fiction action horror film franchise based on a race of fictional extraterrestrials created by Jim Thomas and John Thomas.
Pronunciation is the way in which a word or a language is spoken.
Raai Lakshmi (born as Lakshmi Rai on 5 May 1989) is an Indian film actress and model who predominantly appears in Malayalam, Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films.
Ram Charan is an Indian film actor, dancer, producer and entrepreneur who works in Telugu cinema.
Ravi K. Chandran is an Indian cinematographer, and director known for his works in Tamil cinema, Malayalam cinema and Bollywood.
The rectus abdominis muscle, also known as the "abdominal muscles" or "abs", is a paired muscle running vertically on each side of the anterior wall of the human abdomen, as well as that of some other mammals.
Red Giant Movies is an Indian film production and distribution company headed by Udhayanidhi Stalin.
Rediff.com is an Indian news, information, entertainment and shopping web portal, founded in 1996 as "Rediff On The NeT".
Sripathi Panditaradhyula Balasubrahmanyam (born 4 June 1946) mostly referred to as S.P.B. or Balu is an Indian playback singer, music director and film producer who works predominantly in Telugu, Tamil and Kannada cinema.
Sundararaj Theodore Baskaran (born 1940) is an Indian film historian and wildlife conservationist.
Science fiction film (or sci-fi film) is a genre that uses speculative, fictional science-based depictions of phenomena that are not fully accepted by mainstream science, such as extraterrestrial lifeforms, alien worlds, extrasensory perception and time travel, along with futuristic elements such as spacecraft, robots, cyborgs, interstellar travel or other technologies.
Shabina Khan (शबीना खान) is an Indian fashion designer and producer mainly working for the Hindi movie industry (Bollywood).
Shah Rukh Khan (born Shahrukh Khan; 2 November 1965), also known as SRK, is an Indian film actor, producer and television personality.
Shaolin Kung Fu, also called Shaolin Wushu or Shaolin quan, is one of the oldest, largest, and most famous styles of wushu or kungfu.
The Shaolin Monastery, also known as the Shaolin Temple, is a Chan ("Zen") Buddhist temple in Dengfeng County, Henan Province, China.
Shruti Haasan (born 28 January 1986) is an Indian film actress and singer who works predominantly in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi language films.
Shweta Mohan (born 19 November 1985) is an Indian playback singer.
Sify Technologies Limited is an Indian information and communications technology company providing end to end ICT solutions including Telecom Services, Data Center Services, Cloud & Managed services, Transformation Integration Services and Application Integration Services.
Sony Music Entertainment (SME) is a Japanese-owned global music conglomerate owned by Sony and incorporated as a general partnership of Sony Music Holdings Inc. through Sony Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America. (in Japanese), Sony Corporation The company was first founded in 1929 as American Record Corporation and renamed Columbia Recording Corporation in 1938, following its acquisition by the Columbia Broadcasting System. In 1966, the company was reorganized to become CBS Records, and Sony Corporation bought the company in 1988, renaming it under its current name in 1991. In 2004, Sony and Bertelsmann established a 50-50 joint venture called Sony BMG Music Entertainment, which transferred the businesses of Sony Music and Bertelsmann Music Group into one entity. However, in 2008, Sony acquired Bertelsmann's stake, and the company reverted to the SME name shortly after; the buyout allowed Sony to acquire all of BMG's labels, including former Columbia Pictures subsidiary Arista Records as well as RCA Records, and led to the dissolution of BMG, which instead relaunched as BMG Rights Management. Sony Music Entertainment is the second largest of the "Big Three" record companies in the world, behind Universal Music Group (UMG) and ahead of Warner Music Group (WMG). Sony's music publishing division is the world's largest music publisher after the acquisition of EMI. It also owns SYCO Entertainment, which operates some of the world's most successful reality TV format including Got Talent and The X Factor.
A soundtrack, also written sound track, can be recorded music accompanying and synchronized to the images of a motion picture, book, television program or video game; a commercially released soundtrack album of music as featured in the soundtrack of a film, video or television presentation; or the physical area of a film that contains the synchronized recorded sound.
South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce, abbreviated as SIFCC, is a South Indian film producers, distributors and exhibitors association, headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.
Stanley "Stan" Winston (April 7, 1946 – June 15, 2008) was an American television and film special make-up effects creator.
Suchith Suresan (born 24 August 1987) is an Indian Playback singer who is a part of Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada Industry.
Suchitra Karthik Kumar (born Suchitra Ramadurai, 14 Aug 1982), known by the mononym Suchitra, is an Indian Tamil radio jockey and Tamil, Malayalam and Telugu playback singer.
Sun TV is a Tamil satellite television station in India.
Sunitha Sarathy is an Indian vocalist and performer in both Indian contemporary and Western classical music genres.
Saravanan Sivakumar, known by his stage name Suriya, is an Indian film actor, producer and television presenter, best known for his work in Tamil cinema.
Tamil cinema is Indian motion pictures produced in the Tamil language.
Tamil (தமிழ்) is a Dravidian language predominantly spoken by the Tamil people of India and Sri Lanka, and by the Tamil diaspora, Sri Lankan Moors, Burghers, Douglas, and Chindians.
Tamil Nadu (• tamiḻ nāḍu ? literally 'The Land of Tamils' or 'Tamil Country') is one of the 29 states of India.
The Tamil people, also known as Tamilar, Tamilans, or simply Tamils, are a Dravidian ethnic group who speak Tamil as their mother tongue and trace their ancestry to the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, the Indian Union territory of Puducherry, or the Northern, Eastern Province and Puttalam District of Sri Lanka.
Telugu (తెలుగు) is a South-central Dravidian language native to India.
The Terminator series is an American science-fiction franchise created by James Cameron and Gale Anne Hurd.
The Times of India (TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Times Group.
Time travel is the concept of movement between certain points in time, analogous to movement between different points in space by an object or a person, typically using a hypothetical device known as a time machine.
Tiruchirappalli (formerly Trichinopoly in English), also called Trichy, is a major tier II city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and the administrative headquarters of Tiruchirappalli District.
Udhayanidhi Stalin is an Indian film producer and actor, who has worked on Tamil-language films.
Urmila Unni is a classical dancer and Indian actress, appearing in Malayalam films.
Veerapandiya Kattabomman (italic) is a 1959 Indian Tamil-language biographical war film directed B. R. Panthulu.
Velayudham (English: The Ultimate Weapon) is a 2011 Indian Tamil-language superhero film--> written and directed by M. Raja.
Vijay is an Indian music composer from Mysore, Karnataka.
Vishal Krishna (born 5 October 2004) is an Indian child actor, from Malayalam film Industry.
Visual Effects (abbreviated VFX) is the process by which imagery is created or manipulated outside the context of a live action shot in film making.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.