Pongalo Pongal

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Pongalo Pongal
Pongalo Pongal DVD cover.jpg
DVD cover
Directed byV. Sekhar
Produced byC. Kannappan
S. S. Durairaju
S. Tamilselvi
S. Jayalakshmi
Written byV. Sekhar
Music byDeva
CinematographyG. Rajendran
Edited byA. P. Manivannan
Thiruvalluvar Kalaikoodam
Release date
  • 9 May 1997 (1997-05-09)
Running time
150 minutes

Pongalo Pongal is a 1997 Tamil comedy film directed by V. Sekhar. The film features Vignesh, Vadivelu, Charle, Chinni Jayanth and Vivek in lead roles. The film had musical score by Deva and was released on 9 May 1997. The film became commercial success at the box office.[1][2][3]


Subramani (Vignesh), Vellaisamy (Vadivelu), Arumugam (Charle) and Ponrasu (Chinni Jayanth) are four friends from poor family; they are graduate but they cannot find a job. Their fathers feel that they are good-for-nothing and decide to corrupt the politician Anja Nenjam (Thyagu) to find them a decent job. Anja Nenjam is linked to Pannaiyar (Malaysia Vasudevan), a ruthless landlord who exploited the villagers. Pannaiyar orders him to flee with their money, otherwise, nobody will respect him. Their friend Pazhanisamy (Vivek), who is supposed to be a supervisor in the city, is back to his village and was also cheated by Anja Nenjam. The five friends decide to become milk suppliers in their village.



Pongalo Pongal
Soundtrack album by
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelLucky Audio

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Deva. The soundtrack, released in 1997, features 5 tracks with lyrics written by Vaali.[4][5]

Track Song Singer(s) Duration
1 'Appanukku Paadam Sonna' S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, K. S. Chithra 4:34
2 'Namma Thaikulamthan' Mano, K. S. Chithra 4:21
3 'Bsc, Msc' Mano, Suresh Peters 4:58
4 'Kalam Namakkunnu' S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, K. S. Chithra 4:08
5 'Pattikattu Pattadharigal' Anuradha Sriram, Krishnaraj 3:59


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  3. ^ "Vazhakku (Crime Story) : Who are my Parents..? Where are They...? - Actor Vignesh (15/4/15) Thanthi". Youtube. 15 April 2015. Retrieved 11 February 2016.
  4. ^ "Pongalo Pongal". hummaa.com. Retrieved 2 February 2013.
  5. ^ "Pongalo Pongal by Deva". muzigle.com. Retrieved 2 February 2013.