Amara Deepam (1956 film)
|Directed by||T. Prakash Rao|
|Produced by||S. Krishnamoorthy
C. V. Sridhar
|Written by||C. V. Sridhar|
|Screenplay by||T. Prakash Rao|
|Story by||C. V. Sridhar|
|Music by||T. Chalapathi Rao
|Edited by||N. M. Sankar|
|Distributed by||Venus Pictures|
|20 June 1956|
Amara Deepam (English: Eternal flame) is a Tamil film is directed by T. Prakash Rao. The film features Sivaji Ganesan, Savitri and Padmini in lead roles. The film, produced by Venus Pictures, had musical score by T. Chalapathi Rao and G. Ramanathan and was released on 20 June 1956.
Aruna is taken hostage by her husband -to -be, Sukumar (M. N. Nambiar), and while Ashok trails them to save Aruna, he loses his memory in an accident. Ashok meets Roopa (Padmini) and they begin to like each other. Sometime later Aruna comes back and as Ashok fails to recognize Aruna things look complicated.
The rest of the film deals with how Ashok struggles with his memory and how both Aruna and Roopa try to win him over.
- Sivaji Ganesan as Ashok
- Savitri as Aruna
- Padmini as Roopa
- M. N. Nambiar
- Chittor V. Nagaiah
- K. A. Thangavelu
- E. V. Saroja
- Producer: S. Krishnamoorthy, T. Govindarajan, C. V. Sridhar
- Production Company: Venus Pictures
- Director: T. Prakash Rao
- Music: G. Ramanathan & T. Chalapathi Rao
- Story: C. V. Sridhar
- Screenplay: T. Prakash Rao
- Dialogues: C. V. Sridhar
- Art Direction: Thotta Venkateswara Rao
- Editing:N. M. Sankar
- Choreography: Hiralal
- Cinematography: Kamal Ghosh, A. Vincent
- Stunt: None
- Dance: None
The music was composed by T. Chalapathi Rao. G. Ramanathan composed the music for one song Naadodi koottam naanga thillelo and Carnatic musician G. N. Balasubramaniam composed the music for Enge Maraindhanayo. Lyrics by K. P. Kamatchi Sundharam, Thanjai N. Ramaiah Dass, M. K. Athmanathan, Udumalai Narayana Kavi, A. Maruthakasi & K. S. Gopalakrishnan. Playback singers are T. M. Soundararajan, A. M. Rajah, Seerkazhi Govindarajan, S. C. Krishnan, M. L. Vasanthakumari, Jikki, A. P. Komala, P. Suseela & T. V. Rathinam.
|1||Nanaayam Manushanukku||T. M. Soundararajan||K. S. Gopalakrishnan||02:43|
|2||Jalilo Jimkana||Jikki||Thanjai N. Ramaiah Dass||03:51|
|3||Thenunnum Vandu Maamalarai Kandu||A. M. Rajah & P. Suseela||K. P. Kamatchi Sundharam||03:34|
|4||Ellorum Koodi Aadi Paadi||Jikki||M. K. Aathmanathan||03:56|
|5||Nadodikkottam Nannga Thiillelelo||T. M. Soundararajan, A. P. Komala,
Seerkazhi Govindarajan & T. V. Rathinam
|Udumalai Narayana Kavi||05:41|
|6||Pachchai Kilipaadudhu||Jikki||A. Maruthakasi||03:13|
|7||Kottaikatti Kaavikatti||S. C. Krishnan & A. P. Komala||K. S. Gopalakrishnan||03:37|
|8||Thumbam Soozhum Neram||Jikki||K. S. Gopalakrishnan||02:11|
|9||Enge Maraindhanayo||M. L. Vasanthakumari||K. S. Gopalakrishnan|
- "Amara Deepam". spicyonion. Retrieved 2014-09-19.
- Amara Deepam Song Book. Everest Arts.
- "Amara Deepam Songs". raaga. Retrieved 2014-09-19.
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