Manipayal

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Manipayal
Manipayal.jpg
Theatrical Release Poster
Directed byA. Jagannathan
Produced byR. M. Veerappan
Written byJadesan (dialogue)
Screenplay byR. M. Veerappan
Story byPoovai Krishnan
StarringA. V. M. Rajan
Jayanthi
Master Sekhar
Baby Indra
Music byM. S. Viswanathan
CinematographyDutt
Edited byKrishnan Sundaram
Production
company
Sathya Movies
Distributed bySelvi Enterprises
Release date
14 January 1973
Running time
149 Mins
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Manipayal (English: Good Boy) is a 1973 Tamil Family - Children's film, directed by A. Jaganathan and Produced and Screenplay by R. M. Veerappan. The film dialogue was written by Jagadeesan and the story was written by Poovai Krishan respectively. Music was by M. S. Viswanathan. It stars Master Sekhar and Baby Indra, playing lead, with A. V. M. Rajan, Jayanthi, V. K. Ramasamy and S. V. Subbaiah playing pivotal roles.[1][2]

Plot[edit]

A cobbler finds himself in prison after being wrongly accused of a crime. He must find a way to prove his innocence in order to lead a dignified life.

Cast[edit]

Crew[edit]

  • Art: Krishna Rao
  • Stills: R. N. Nagaraja Rao
  • Design: Barani Eswar
  • Publicity: Elegant
  • Processing: C. Kannappan by AVM Film Laboratory
  • Audiography (song): J. J. Manickam
  • Audiography (dialogue): V. C. Sekhar and M. P. Ramachandran
  • Choreography: Chopra and D. Jayaraman
  • Stunt: N. Shankar
  • Poster & Printing: Osphie litho works

Production[edit]

A. Jagannathan, who earlier assisted T. Prakash Rao and P. Neelakantan made his directorial debut with this film.[3]

Soundtrack[edit]

Manipayal
Soundtrack album by
Released1973
Recorded1973
GenreSaregama
LanguageTamil
ProducerM. S. Viswanathan

Music was by M. S. Viswanathan and lyrics were by Vaali, Avinasimani and Pulamaipithan. Jayachandran made his debut in Tamil as a singer with the song "Thangachimizh Pol" in this film.[4]

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Engal Tamil Annai" Kanchiyile Oru Buthan Sirkazhi Govindarajan, L. R. Eswari Pulamaipithan 05:46
2 "Thanga Chimizh Pol" P. Jayachandran & Pushpalatha Vaali 04:42
3 "Naan Aadinaal Oru Vagai" S. Janaki Vaali 04:01
4 "Enadi Ammo" L. R. Eswari, Latha, Radha & Pushpalatha Pulamaipithan 04:31
5 "Naan Ullai" L. R. Eswari Vaali 04:06

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Manipayal". Retrieved 4 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Manipayal (1973)". Retrieved 4 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Man who shored up MGR's film career is no more - Times of India". Retrieved 4 March 2017.
  4. ^ "difference". Retrieved 4 March 2017.

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