Kalam Vellum

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Kalam Vellum
Directed byM. Karnan
Produced byM. Karnan
Written byA. Gurusamy
Mathangan
Story byMathangan
StarringJaishankar
C. R. Vijayakumari
Nagesh
Vijaya Lalitha
O.A.K. Devar
M.R.R.Vasu
Music bySankar Ganesh
CinematographyM. Karnan
Edited byG. Kalyanasundaram
Production
company
Indirani Films
Distributed byIndirani Films
Release date
  • 11 September 1970 (1970-09-11)
Running time
127 mins
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Kalam Vellum (English: Time Will Win) is a Tamil thriller directed by M. Karnan, released in 1970. The film follows a "Robin Hood"-like figure.

Plot[edit]

Velu Jaishankar a poor farmer, loses his sister Dhanam due to the atrocities and exploitation of landlord Periyasamy. To avenge his sister's death, Velu kills Periyasamy's brother. He then escapes from there. He joins a gang of dacoits, headed by Narasingam. The gang is initially perturbed by Velu's presence, but his courage and good nature wins him their love and respect. Velu succeeds Narasingam as gang leader. His aim is to rob the rich and save the poor. He is constantly looking for an opportunity to take revenge against Periyasamy. Velu forgets that his wife is waiting for his return to his village. Finally, Velu takes revenge on Periyasamy and surrenders to police.

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Tracklist[1]
No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Ellorum Thirudargale"KannadasanP. Susheela 
2."Ennanga Sambandhi Eppo Namma Sambandham"KannadasanP. Susheela, T. M. Soundararajan, P.Mathuri 
3."Maalaiyittom Pongalittom"KannadasanSirkazhi Govindarajan, L. R. Eswari, Chorus 
4."Penn Oru Kannadi"KannadasanL. R. Eswari 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kalam Vellum songs". Retrieved 20 March 2014.