Thambi Pondatti

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Thambi Pondatti
Directed byPanchu Arunachalam
Written byPanchu Arunachalam
Produced byAr. Shanmuganathan
P. Ar. Subramanian
CinematographyG. Or. Nathan
Edited byN. Chandran
Music byIlaiyaraaja
Geetha Chitra Combines
Release date
  • 7 February 1992 (1992-02-07)
Running time
125 minutes

Thambi Pondatti is a 1992 Indian Tamil-language drama film, directed by Panchu Arunachalam. The film stars Rahman, Sukanya, Nizhalgal Ravi and Ramya Krishnan. The film had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 7 February 1992.[1][2]


Somu (Rahman) is an advertising photographer who exclusively works with female models. His family is a very modern family. His elder brother Balu (Nizhalgal Ravi) falls in love with his friend Maala (Ramya Krishnan), a modern woman, and he discloses it to Somu. They finally get married. Thereafter, the entire family searches for a bride for Somu. In turn, Somu gets married with Sumathi (Sukanya), who is from a strict conservative family. Sumathi becomes a suspicious wife and she finds her husband's family's behaviours irritating. What transpires later forms the crux of the story.



Thambi Pondatti
Soundtrack album by
GenreFeature film soundtrack

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The soundtrack, released in 1992, features 5 tracks, with lyrics written by Panchu Arunachalam, Ilaiyaraaja and Gangai Amaran.[3][4]

Track Song Singer(s) Lyrics Duration
1 "En Mane" Mano, K. S. Chithra Gangai Amaran 4:40
2 "Eyru Mayil Eyri" Swarnalatha, Minmini, Kalpana, Prasanna Arunagirinathar 5:38
3 "Kannan Vanthathaaley" Uma Ramanan Panchu Arunachalam 4:49
4 "Sonnaalu Vetkam" Arunmozhi 4:35
5 "Un Ennam Enge" Sunanda Ilaiyaraaja 4:54


  1. ^ "Thambi Pondatti (1992) Tamil Movie". Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  2. ^ "filmography of thambi pondatti". Archived from the original on 23 October 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  3. ^ "MusicIndiaOnline — Thambi Pondatti(1991) Soundtrack". Retrieved 12 March 2014.
  4. ^ "Thambi Pondatti Songs". Retrieved 12 March 2014.