Iraniyan (film)

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Iraniyan
Directed byVincent Selva
Screenplay byVincent Selva
StarringMurali
Meena
Raghuvaran
Ranjith
Music byDeva
CinematographyBalasubramaniem
Edited byS. S. Vasu
Saleem
Release date
18 November 1999
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Iraniyan is a 1999 Tamil language film directed by Vincent Selva. The film features Murali and Meena in the lead roles, while Raghuvaran and Ranjith play other supporting roles. The film, which has music by Deva,[1] released in November 1999.[2] The film was a fictional biography of freedom fighter "Vattakudi Iraniyan" who fought for the welfare of the village.

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

The music composed by Deva.

No. Song Singers Lyrics
1 Ayyarettu Anuradha Sriram, Krishnaraj Vairamuthu
2 Chandirane Satchi K. S. Chithra Na. Muthukumar
3 Cheepoya Nee S. Janaki, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam Pazhani Bharathi
4 En Maaman Madurai Swarnalatha Na. Muthukumar
5 Varaan Paru Deva Thyagarajan

Production[edit]

A legal suit was filed against the film's original title of Vaattaakkudi Iraniyan and subsequently the prefix was removed.[3]

Release[edit]

The film received mixed reviews upon release, with a critic noting "ironically, the biggest problem with the movie is this emphasis on it being fictitious rather than real".[4]

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