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Ooma Kuyil
Promotional poster designed by P. N. Menon
Directed byBalu Mahendra
Produced byJoseph Abraham
StarringY. Gee. Mahendra
Poornima Jayaram
CinematographyBalu Mahendra
Edited byD. Vasu
Music byIlaiyaraaja
Prakkattu Films
Distributed byPrakkattu Films
Release date
  • 19 August 1983 (1983-08-19)

Ooma Kuyil is a 1983 Indian Malayalam-language film directed by Balu Mahendra and produced by Joseph Abraham. The film stars Y. Gee. Mahendra, Aruna and Poornima Jayaram. The film has a musical score by Ilaiyaraaja.[1] The film is a remake of the director's own debut film Kokila, made in Kannada.[2]


Oomakkuyil is the story a bank executive and his affair with the daughter of his house owner. As their relationship goes smoothly a dark day happens in the life of the bank executive and his house maid, which turns everyone's dream upside down.



After Kamal Haasan refused to reprise his role from Kokila, he was replaced with Y. G. Mahendran.[3]


The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja with lyrics by Madhu Alappuzha and O. N. V. Kurup.

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Chakravaala Visaalatha" K. J. Yesudas Madhu Alappuzha
2 "Kaatte Kaatte" S. Janaki, P. Jayachandran, Krishnachandran O. N. V. Kurup
3 "Ormakalaay Koode Varoo" K. J. Yesudas, S. Janaki O. N. V. Kurup
4 "Thaazhampoothaali Nin" S. Janaki O. N. V. Kurup
5 "Thaazhampoothaali Nin" (Pathos) S. Janaki O. N. V. Kurup
6 "Thazhampoo Thaalil Njan" (Pathos Bit) S. Janaki O. N. V. Kurup


  1. ^ "Oomakkuyil". malayalasangeetham.info. Retrieved 19 October 2014.
  2. ^ Shivakumar, S. (2 March 2018). "Sridevi, the screen Devi". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 8 January 2019.
  3. ^ Shiva Kumar, S. (21 May 2019). "Mohan: The unsung phenomenon". The Hindu. Retrieved 15 March 2020.

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