En Uyir Thozhan

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En Uyir Thozhan
Directed byBharathiraja
Produced byJayaraj S. P. Sigamani
Written byBharathiraja
Babu
StarringBabu
Rama
Thennavan
Music byIlaiyaraaja
CinematographyB. Kannan
Edited byP. Mohanraj
Production
company
P. R. Art Films
Distributed byP. R. Art Films
Release date
16 February 1990
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

En Uyir Thozhan (English : My dear friend) is a Tamil language film directed by Bharathiraja.[1] The film was released on 16 February 1990 with positive reviews failed at box-office however it garned cult following.[2] The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja, with lyrics by Gangai Amaran. The film revolves around an activist of a political party and his demise.[3]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film marked the acting debuts of newcomers Rama, Thennavan and Babu.[4][5]

Soundtrack[edit]

Soundtrack was composed by Ilaiyaraaja.[6] The song "Machi Mannaru" is set in Mayamalavagowla raga.[7]

  1. "Kuyilukkuppam" Malaysia Vasudevan, Chithra
  2. "Machchi Mannaaru" Ilaiyaraaja, K. S. Chithra
  3. "Thambi Un" Ilaiyaraaja
  4. "Yeraasaathi" Malaysia Vasudevan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "En Uyir Thozhan" – via www.imdb.com.
  2. ^ "Why Bharathiraja's Kollywood movie En Uyir Thozhan is so special, Bharathiraja, En Uyir Thozhan". www.behindwoods.com.
  3. ^ "EN UYIR THOZHAN - Film / Movie". www.citwf.com.
  4. ^ Rao, Subha J. (18 November 2014). "Second coming" – via www.thehindu.com.
  5. ^ Dinamalar (10 August 2016). "இயக்குனர் ஆகிறார் நடிகர் தென்னவன்! - actor thennavan to become a director". தினமலர் - சினிமா.
  6. ^ "En Uyir Thozhan Vinyl LP Records". musicalaya. Retrieved 25 January 2014.
  7. ^ Rangan, Baradwaj (28 January 2017). "Notes from the south" – via www.thehindu.com.

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