Marumalarchi (1956 film)

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Marumalarchi
Directed byK. S. Prakash Rao
Lanka Sathyam
Produced byC. V. Reddy
Screenplay by(Dialogues) S. A. Subburaman
B. Nageswara Rao
Story byT. B. Dharma Rao
S. A. Subburaman
StarringSriram
G. Varalakshmi
M. N. Nambiar
E. V. Saroja
Music byPendyala Nageswara Rao
CinematographyJagheerdar, R. R. Chandran, Mukundhan
Edited byVeerappan, Marthandam
Production
company
Ananda Productions
Release date
  • 16 November 1956 (1956-11-16) (India)
[1]
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Marumalarchi (transl. Re-awakening) is a 1956 Indian Tamil-language film directed by K. S. Prakash Rao[2] and Lanka Sathyam.[1] The film stars Sriram and G. Varalakshmi.[3]

Cast[edit]

List adapted from the database of Film News Anandan[1] and from the book Thiraikalanjiyam.[4]

Male cast
Female cast

Production[edit]

The film was produced by C. V. Reddy and was directed by K. S. Prakash Rao and Lanka Sathyam. Story was by T. B. Dharma Rao and S. A. Subburaman while the dialogues were written by S. A. Subburaman and B. Nageswara Rao. Cinematography was handled by Jagheerdar, R. R. Chandran and Mukundhan while the editing was done by Veerappan and Marthandam. Art direction was by Kotwanker and Choreography was handled by Vempatti Sathyam. Still photography was done by Sathyam.[1]

The film was also produced in Telugu with the title Melukolupu.[2]

Soundtrack[edit]

Music was composed by Pendyala Nageswara Rao while the lyrics were penned by M. S. Subramaniam. Playback singers are T. M. Soundararajan, A. M. Rajah, Pendyala Nageswara Rao, Ghantasala, A. P. Komala, Jikki, K. Rani and P. Leela.[4]

No. Song Singer/s Duration (m:ss)
1 Vaana Veedhi Thannil T. M. Soundararajan
2 Naanum Oru Manithanaa A. M. Rajah & P. Leela
3 Kaiyum Kaalum Nallaa Pendyala Nageswara Rao
4 Manam Ariyaadha Peraanandham A. P. Komala & Jikki
5 Therinjadhukkellaam K. Rani
6 Idhuthaanaa Paarin Ghantasala
7 Vaadhithadhu Undhan Thavaruthaanaa P. Leela
8 Maalaiyidhe Nalla Verlaiyidhe A. M. Rajah & Jikki

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Film News Anandan (23 October 2004). Sadhanaigal Padaitha Thamizh Thiraipada Varalaru [History of Landmark Tamil Films] (in Tamil). Chennai: Sivakami Publishers. Archived from the original on 6 June 2017.
  2. ^ a b Ashish Rajadhyaksha & Paul Willemen. Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema (PDF). Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 1998. p. 617.CS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link)
  3. ^ Marumalarchi Tamil Movie
  4. ^ a b G. Neelamegam. Thiraikalanjiyam — Part 1 (in Tamil). Manivasagar Publishers, Chennai 108 (Ph:044 25361039). First edition December 2014. p. 114.

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