|Directed by||Panchu Arunachalam|
|Produced by||Ar. Shanmuganathan|
P. Ar. Subramanian
|Written by||Panchu Arunachalam|
|Cinematography||G. Or. Nathan|
|Edited by||N. Chandran|
Geetha Chitra Combines
Thambi Pondatti is a 1992 Tamil drama film, directed by Panchu Arunachalam. The film features Rahman, Sukanya, Nizhalgal Ravi and Ramya Krishnan in the lead roles. The film had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 7 February 1992.
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.
- Rahman as Somu
- Sukanya as Sumathi
- Nizhalgal Ravi as Balu
- Ramya Krishnan as Maala
- Nagesh as Nivas
- Rajesh as Chellappa
- Vivek as Mani
- Sulakshana as Parvathi
- Kavitha as Lakshmi
- R. N. K. Prasanth
- Crazy Mohan
- Vijaya Chandrika
- M. Bhanumathi
- Baby Sowmya
- Baby Thenu
|Soundtrack album by|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Ilaiyaraaja. The soundtrack, released in 1992, features 5 tracks, with lyrics written by Panchu Arunachalam, Ilaiyaraaja and Gangai Amaran.
|2||"Eyru Mayil Eyri"||Swarnalatha, Minmini, Kalpana, Prasanna||5:38|
|3||"Kannan Vanthathaaley"||Uma Ramanan||4:49|
|5||"Un Ennam Enge"||P. Susheela||4:54|
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