Ganga Gowri (1997 film)

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Ganga Gowri
Ganga Gowri DVD cover.jpg
DVD cover
Directed by Madheswaran
Produced by N. Vishnuram
Written by Madheswaran
Vasantharajan (dialogues)
Starring
Music by Sirpy
Cinematography Kichaas
Edited by B. S. Vasu - Saleem
Production
company
Ganga Gowri Production
Release date
  • 5 May 1997 (1997-05-05)
Running time
130 minutes
Country India
Language Tamil

Ganga Gowri is a 1997 Tamil comedy-drama film directed by Madheswaran. The film features Arun Vijay, Sangita and Mantra in lead roles. The film had musical score by Sirpy and was released on 5 May 1997.[1][2][3]

Plot[edit]

Shiva (Arun Vijay) and his brother Vichu (Vadivelu) are carefree youth while their father Pandiyan (Dindigul I. Leoni) is a miser. Shiva falls in love with Ganga (Mantra) at first sight and tries to seduce her with his brother's help. Ultimately, Ganga also falls in love with him. Gowri (Sangita) comes from her village and begins to work in Pandiyan's house as a maid.

A few months ago, Shiva was bitten by a snake and Muthu (Siva) saved him. Muthu cannot marry Gowri because of their horoscope. According to tradition, Gowri must get married to another man for one week and then she can marry Muthu. Shiva, grateful to Muthu for saving his life, got married to her and left the village. Thereafter, Gowri didn't want to marry Muthu anymore, Muthu was understandable and he advised her to rejoin Shiva.

Finally, Pandiyan accepts the marriage of Shiva and Ganga. What transpires later forms the crux of the story.

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Ganga Gowri
Soundtrack album by Sirpy
Released 1997
Recorded 1997
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Length 29:19
Producer Sirpy

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Sirpy. The soundtrack, released in 1997, features 6 tracks with lyrics written by Pazhani Bharathi.[4][5]

Track Song Singer(s) Duration
1 'Bull Bull Thara' Mano 4:53
2 'Kadhal Solla Vandhen' P. Unni Krishnan, Sujatha Mohan 4:51
3 'Kadhalare Kadhalare' Sirpy 4:55
4 'Margazhi Neerada' Mano 5:14
5 'Poonthendrale Velaiyadu' Mano, Sujatha Mohan 5:00
6 'Poovukkul Puthaiyal' Mano 4:26

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ganga Gowri (1997) Tamil Movie". spicyonion.com. Retrieved 2013-12-23. 
  2. ^ "Ganga Gowri - Oneindia Entertainment". entertainment.oneindia.in. Retrieved 2013-12-23. 
  3. ^ "A-Z (III) - INDOlink". indolink.com. Retrieved 2013-12-23. 
  4. ^ "Ganga Gowri : Tamil Movie". hummaa.com. Archived from the original on 24 December 2013. Retrieved 2013-12-23. 
  5. ^ "Ganga Gowri Songs". raaga.com. Retrieved 2013-12-23.