Appaji

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Appaji
Directed by D. Rajendra Babu
Produced by H S Janakiram
C S Manju
Written by Richard Louis (dialogues)
Screenplay by D. Rajendra Babu
Story by K. V. Vijayendra Prasad
Starring Vishnuvardhan
Aamani
Pankaj Dheer
Music by M. M. Keeravani
Cinematography Prasad Babu
Edited by K. Balu
Production
company
Surya International
Release dates
  • 4 January 1996 (1996-01-04)
Running time
139 min
Country India
Language Kannada

Appaji (Kannada: ಅಪ್ಪಾಜಿ) is a 1996 Indian Kannada-language action drama film starring Vishnuvardhan and Aamani in the lead roles. The film is directed by D. Rajendra Babu and written by K. V. Vijayendra Prasad and produced under Surya International banner. The film, upon release, met with positive reviews and declared a blockbuster. The music was scored by M. M. Keeravani. Storywriter of this movie, K. V. Vijayendra Prasad copied a famous sequence of this movie - "Taking lift cunningly in the guise of helping a vehicle which seems to be broken down" (just before the song "Ene Kannadathi" ) -later in the 2015 Hindi movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan.

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The film was released on 4 January 1996 across Karnataka state cinema halls. The film met with positive response at the box-office.[1]

Soundtrack[edit]

All the songs are composed and scored by M. M. Keeravani.[2]

Sl No Song Title Singer(s) Lyricist
1 "Ene Kannadathi" S. P. Balasubramanyam R. N. Jayagopal
2 "Balu Dambada" Mano, K. S. Chithra R. N. Jayagopal
3 "Maama Jaba Jaba" Malgudi Subha R. N. Jayagopal
4 "Yaava Deva Shilpi" S. P. Balasubramanyam, K. S. Chithra R. N. Jayagopal
5 "Baanu Ello Kanenu" S. P. Balasubramanyam, K. S. Chithra R. N. Jayagopal
6 "Gharshane Gharshane" S. P. Balasubramanyam R. N. Jayagopal

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