Giri Kanye

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Giri Kanye
Directed byDorai Bhagawan
Produced byA. Dwarakanath
Written byBharathi Sutha (novel)
StarringRajkumar
Jayamala
Vajramuni
Music byRajan-Nagendra
CinematographyR. Chittibabu
Edited byP. Bhaktavatsalam
Production
company
Padmashree Enterprises
Release date
  • 1977 (1977)
Running time
138 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageKannada

Giri Kanye (Kannada: ಗಿರಿಕನ್ಯೆ) is a 1977 Indian Kannada drama film directed by Dorai - Bhagwan duo. It is based on the novel of the same name (Girikannika) by Bharathisutha.[1][2] The film stars Rajkumar, Jayamala and Vajramuni in lead roles.[3] The film was a musical blockbuster with all the songs composed by Rajan-Nagendra considered evergreen hits. The movie saw a theatrical run of 25 weeks.[4] Rajinikanth was initially selected to play the villain's role which was eventually played by Vajramuni.[5]

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Giri Kanye
Soundtrack album by
Released28 May 1977
GenreSoundtrack
Length20:30
LabelSaregama

The music of the film was composed by Rajan-Nagendra with lyrics by Chi. Udaya Shankar.[6] All the songs composed for the film were received extremely well.

Track listing
No.TitleSinger(s)Length
1."Yenendu Naa Helali"Rajkumar3:13
2."Thai Thai Bangari"Rajkumar4:19
3."Nagunagutha Nee Baruve"Rajkumar, S. Janaki3:25
4."Koodi Balona"Rajkumar, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, S. Janaki4:43
5."Yaaru Neenu"Rajkumar4:22

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.udayavani.com/cinema/balcony-sandalwood-news/raj-festival-a-mirror-of-the-grooms-novel-films
  2. ^ "The roots of Kannada in Kodagu". Deccan Herald. 5 January 2014.
  3. ^ Girikanye cast and crew
  4. ^ http://www.sandalwoodking.rocks/threads/all-time-blockbusters-posters-data.3742/page-9
  5. ^ http://www.filmibeat.com/kannada/news/2017/when-dr-rajkumar-asked-for-superstar-rajinikanth-s-call-sheet-255588.html
  6. ^ Giri Kanye songs

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