Chinna Jameen

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Chinna Jameen
Directed byRaj Kapoor
Produced byK. Balu
Written byRaj Kapoor
StarringKarthik
Sukanya
Vineetha
Rajesh
R. P. Viswam
Udaya Prakash
Sabitha Anand
Ganthimathi
Goundamani
Senthil
Music byIlaiyaraaja
CinematographyBala Murugan
Edited byB. S. Nagaraj
Production
company
K. B. Films
Distributed byK. B. Films
Release date
  • 13 November 1993 (1993-11-13)
Running time
130 min
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Chinna Jameen is a 1993 Indian Tamil film, directed by Raj Kapoor, starring Karthik, Sukanya and Vineetha in lead roles. The film had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 13 November 1993, among Deepavali releases. It was a super hit venture, which ran for more than 100 days.[1][2][3]

Plot[edit]

Rasaiya (Karthik) is brought up as an innocent man who suffers torture in the hands of his cruel uncle Rathnavel (R. P. Viswam) to get hold of his property for which Rasaiya is considered as legal heir. He falls in love with Jyothi (Vineetha) however Rathnavel sets his henchman to molest and kill her.

Sathya (Sukanya) who joins as a Village Officer (V.O) in the village turns out to be Jyothi's sister has arrived to avenge her sister's death. With the help of Rasaiya's friends, she transforms Rasaiya into a normal and strong person. In the end, Rasaiya kills Rathnavel and his henchmen and becomes a new heir to the palace.

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Chinna Jameen
Soundtrack album by
Released1993
Recorded1993
GenreFeature film soundtrack
Length29:14
ProducerIlaiyaraaja
Ilaiyaraaja chronology
Chinna Gounder
(1992)
Chinna Jameen
(1993)
Chinna Mapillai
(1993)

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Ilaiyaraaja. The soundtrack, released in 1993, features 6 tracks with lyrics written by Vaali.[4]

Track Song Singer(s) Duration
1 "Adi Vannathi Poo" Mano, Swarnalatha 5:03
2 "Manamulla" Mano 4:46
3 "Oru Manthara poo" Mano, K. S. Chitra 4:45
4 "Naan Yaaru" Ilaiyaraaja 5:08
5 "Onappu Thattu" Ilaiyaraaja, Swarnalatha 5:08
6 "Kaathoram Lolaakku" Mano, S. Janaki 5:04

Reception[edit]

The Indian Express criticised Karthik's performance citing "he is plainly out of elements" and Raj Kapoor's "script and treatment dont help either".[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Find Tamil Movie Chinna Jameen". jointscene.com. Retrieved 8 December 2011.
  2. ^ "Chinna Jamin". popcorn.oneindia.in. Archived from the original on 13 July 2012. Retrieved 8 December 2011.
  3. ^ "Filmography of chinna jamin". cinesouth.com. Retrieved 8 December 2011.
  4. ^ "Chinna Jamin". thiraipaadal.com. Retrieved 8 December 2011.
  5. ^ https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=P9oYG7HA76QC&dat=19931126&printsec=frontpage&hl=en

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