Swasthik

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Swasthik
Directed byUpendra
Produced byParvathamma Rajkumar
Screenplay byUpendra
Story byUpendra
Starring
Music byV. Manohar
CinematographyB. C. Gowrishankar
Edited byT. Shashikumar
Production
company
Poornima Enterprises
Release date
3 October 1998
Running time
140 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageKannada

Swasthik (Kannada: ಸ್ವಸ್ತಿಕ್) is a 1999 Indian Kannada language terrorism thriller cult film directed by Upendra, starring Raghavendra Rajkumar, Vijayalakshmi and Srinath in lead roles. At the 1998-99 Karnataka State Film Awards, the film won two awards; Best Art Direction (M. Ismail) and Best Sound Recording (S. Mahendran).

It was reported that the core storyline and plot twists of Vishwaroopam is thematically similar to this movie.[1] It was also reported that the climax of the movie Run Anthony vaguely reminds of Swasthik.[2]

Plot[edit]

A couple of Pakistani descent brings up the son of a killed Indian soldier so as to use him as a mole to extract top information. They seek the help of CBI head. The movie portrays the journey of a man fooled by his own people.

Cast[edit]

Soundtrack[edit]

Swasthik
Soundtrack album by
Released1998
GenreFeature film soundtrack
Length27:54

V. Manohar composed the background score for the film and the soundtracks, with lyrics for the soundtracks penned by Manohar, Upendra and Venkatesh Prasad. The album consists of five soundtracks.[3]

Track listing
No.TitleLyricsSinger(s)Length
1."Colour Colour"V. ManoharS. P. Balasubrahmanyam4:41
2."Minchuhola" Rajesh, Suma Shastry4:17
3."Edu Yelelu"UpendraShankar, Rajesh Krishnan Upendra7:03
4."Jee Jee Kyajee"UpendraRajesh6:09
5."Yeddelo Huduga"Venkatesh PrasadDr. Rajkumar5:44
Total length:27:54

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2]
  3. ^ "Swastik - EP". iTunes. Retrieved 3 September 2014.

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