|Directed by||Y. R. Swamy|
|Produced by||Bhagavathi Productions|
|Screenplay by||Y. R. Swamy|
|Music by||Upendra Kumar|
|Edited by||P. Bhaktavatsalam|
Paropakari (Kannada: ಪರೋಪಕಾರಿ) is a 1970 Indian Kannada language romantic drama film written and directed by Y. R. Swamy. It stars Rajkumar and Jayanthi in the lead roles. The film was produced under Bhagavathi Productions. It had a very successful soundtrack composed by Upendra Kumar.
Rajkumar plays a dual role in the movie. However, this movie is not considered as a movie with double role since the second character appears only for thirty seconds on-screen in spite of it being an important plot twist.
- Rajkumar as Mohan / Ramanna
- Jayanthi as Shami
- Sampath as Veeranna, Mohan's father
- H. R. Shastry
- Pandari Bai as Mohan's mother
- Ganapathi Bhat
- Papamma as Ramanna's mother
- Nagappa as Jayanna
- G. V. Swarnamma
- Comedian Guggu
- Tiger Prabhakar
The music of the film was composed by Upendra Kumar and lyrics for the soundtrack written by Chi. Udaya Shankar and R. N. Jayagopal. All the songs were received very well and the cabaret track "Jokey Naanu Balliya Minchu" sung by L. R. Eswari created a rage and became a chart buster song. The song was recreated by Ravi Basrur in K.G.F: Chapter 1.
|1||"Kannu Reppe Ondanondu Marevude"||P. B. Sreenivas, S. Janaki|
|2||"Ice cream Beke"||P. B. Sreenivas|
|3||"Guttondu Heluve"||P. B. Sreenivas|
|4||"Jokey Naanu Balliya Minchu"||L. R. Eswari|
|5||"Hodare Hogu Nanagenu"||P. B. Sreenivas, S. Janaki|