Raasi

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Raasi
Directed byMuraliappas
Produced byS. N. Raja
Written byMuraliappas
StarringAjith Kumar
Rambha
Prakash Raj
Vadivelu
Jayachitra
Bala Singh
Kavitha
Neena
Sriman
Music bySirpy
CinematographyP. Rajan
Edited byB. Lenin
V. T. Vijayan
Production
company
Distributed byNIC Arts
Release date
  • 18 April 1997 (1997-04-18)
Running time
145 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Raasi (Tamil: ராசி) (English: Luck) is a 1997 Tamil film directed by Muraliappas and produced by S. S. Chakravarthy. The film features Ajith Kumar and Rambha in the lead roles with Prakash Raj and Vadivelu playing supporting roles. The film was released on 18 April 1997. the film was average at the box office.[1]

Plot[edit]

This film is about the family of Kumar (Ajith Kumar) and his Uncle (Rambha's father) (Bala Singh). The problem between two families start when Kumar is unable to spend too much money for an occasion in his uncle's family. Whether Kumar and Meena (Rambha) get united after solving out all the problems forms the crux of the story.

Cast[edit]

Production[edit]

Shilpa Shetty was initially approached to play the leading female role but her inavailability led to the producers selecting Rambha.[2]

Release[edit]

The film received mixed reviews upon release with a critic claiming there was "nothing original in the story or its handling" whilst mentioning that "people have mostly inexplicable changes of heart throughout the movie".[3]

Soundtrack[edit]

Music Composed by Sirpy

Track List
No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Yenadi Yenadi"Palani BharathiMano, Swarnalatha4:19
2."Ennai Thedatho"Palani BharathiK. S. Chithra5:02
3."Kadhalin Desam"Palani BharathiMano, Swarnalatha5:44
4."Poomalai"Palani BharathiHariharan5:00
5."Thendral"Palani BharathiP. Unnikrishnan, K. S. Chithra5:05
6."Ennachu Thangachi"Palani BharathiMano, P. Unnikrishnan, Febi Mani4:38
Total length:29:48

References[edit]

  1. ^ Vignesh (29 October 2017). "Ajith Hit, Flop, Blockbuster Movies | Thala Ajith Kumar Films List". Scooptimes - Latest Online News. Retrieved 7 January 2019.
  2. ^ http://groups.google.com/group/soc.culture.tamil/browse_thread/thread/429c80ca0241fa6/ed6490ecbf65028f?lnk=gst&q=#ed6490ecbf65028f
  3. ^ http://ajithkumar.free.fr/filmographie/raasi.htm

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