Nesam

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Nesam
Directed by K. Subash
Produced by K. Subaash
Written by K. Subaash
Manivannan (Dialogues )
Starring Ajith Kumar
Maheswari
Goundamani
Manivannan
Senthil
Music by Deva
Cinematography S. Bernard
Edited by Krishnamoorthy
Siva
Production
company
Dhanooja Films
Distributed by D.P.S International Ltd.
Release date
  • 14 January 1997 (1997-01-14)
Running time
139 minutes
Country India
Language Tamil
Budget 2.7 crore

Nesam (Tamil: நேசம்; English: Affection) is a 1997 Tamil film directed by K. Subash starring Ajith Kumar and Maheswari, making her debut, in the lead roles. Goundamani, Senthil and Manivannan among others play other pivotal roles in the film, which has music composed by Deva. The film released on 14 January 1997 to mixed reviews.[1] The film was dubbed and released in Telugu as Prema Janta.[2]

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

The film became one of the two films of 1997 in which Ajith Kumar and Maheswari were paired together, with the second collaboration being in Ullaasam and also being the second collaboration of Ajith and Subash after Pavithra.

Release[edit]

The film opened to mixed reviews.[3][4] Two years after release, the producers were given a 5 lakh subsidy by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi along with ten other films.[5]

Soundtrack[edit]

Music is composed by Deva.[6]

  • Kundrathile — Sabesh
  • Madonna Varuvala — Mano, Swarnalatha
  • Natchathira Bangla — Deva, Subha
  • O Ranganatha — SPB, Chithra
  • Thuli Thuli — Mano

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