Illam (film)

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Illam
Illamfilm.jpg
Poster
Directed byI. V. Sasi
Written byM. S. Madhu (dialogues)
Story bySreenivasan
Produced byM. L. Govind
StarringSivakumar
Amala
CinematographyJayaram
Edited byK. Narayanan
Music byIlayaraja
Production
company
MLG Films
Release date
12 August 1988
LanguageTamil

Illam (transl. Home) is a 1988 Indian Tamil-language film directed by I. V. Sasi, starring Sivakumar and Amala .[1] The film was a remake of the Malayalam film Sanmanassullavarkku Samadhanam.[2] It was released on 12 August 1988.[3]

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

The music composed by Ilaiyaraaja.

No. Song Singers Lyrics
1 Aadum Paambu P. Jayachandran, S. P. Sailaja Gangai Amaran
2 Manjal Neerattu K. S. Chithra
3 Nandhavanam Poothirukkudhu S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
4 Puttu Puttu Vaikkatuma Mano

Reception[edit]

The Indian Express compared the film's plot to Veedu, "Illam is unlike Veedu in many ways [..] it does not have anchoring in social factors [..] and is mainly interested in the melodramatic aspects of the plot".[4] Amala won the Best Actress Special Award at the 1989 Cinema Express Awards.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Illam". e-bay. Retrieved 28 February 2014.
  2. ^ "மோகன்லாலும், பின்னே தமிழ் ரீமேக்கும்..." Dinamalar. 5 July 2015. Retrieved 19 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Illam". The Indian Express. 12 August 1988. p. 4.
  4. ^ https://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=P9oYG7HA76QC&dat=19880812&printsec=frontpage&hl=en
  5. ^ "Cinema Express readers choose Agni Nakshathiram". The Indian Express. Express News Service. 11 March 1989. p. 4.

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