Thandege Thakka Maga

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Thandege Thakka Maga
Directed byS. Mahendar
Story byKamal Haasan
Based onThevar Magan (Tamil)
Produced byR. Pavan Kumar
Sakshi Shivanand
CinematographyKrishna Kumar
Edited byP. R. Soundarrajan
Music byS. A. Rajkumar
Sri Mahalakshmi Productions
Release date
  • 31 March 2006 (2006-03-31)
Running time
162 minutes

Thandege Thakka Maga is a 2006 Indian Kannada-language action drama film directed by S. Mahendar and produced by R. Pavan Kumar. The film stars Ambareesh and Upendra along with Laila, Sakshi Shivanand and Ashish Vidyarthi in other prominent roles.[1] The film had a musical score and soundtrack composed by S. A. Rajkumar.

The film is a remake of the Tamil film Thevar Magan (1992) directed by Bharathan and starred Sivaji Ganesan and Kamal Haasan.[1][2]

The film was released to generally average reviews from critics and was one of the sleeper hits of the year 2006.[3]


Foreign-educated Satya, son of a village chieftain who returns home after a long stay abroad. Accompanying is his girlfriend, Sathya, with whom he intends to settle in a city and start a business. However, things get problematic when Sathya is forced to marry a woman from a lower caste after his father's sudden death.



The music of the film was composed by S. A. Rajkumar. Three songs were reused from the original version which was composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The soundtrack was appreciated by the critics.[4]

Thandege Thakka Maga
Soundtrack album by
Released2006 (2006)
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelJhankar Music
1."Kaveri Seemeyaaga"DoddarangegowdaS. P. Balasubrahmanyam 
2."Dore Dore"KavirajS. P. Balasubrahmanyam 
3."Savaalaku Savaalaku"KavirajRajesh Krishnan 
4."Jajiya Hoovu Anda"V. Nagendra PrasadRajesh Krishnan, K. S. Chithra 
5."Dum Dama Dum Dama"V. Nagendra PrasadShankar Mahadevan 
6."Namma Oora Deepa"DoddarangegowdaS. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Baby Vyshali 
7."Kailasada Aa Shivanigu"KavirajChorus 

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  1. ^ a b "Not a patch on the original". The Hindu. 2 April 2006. Archived from the original on 15 January 2015. Retrieved 16 May 2021.
  2. ^ "Thandege Thakka Maga:Nice remake". Rediff. 2006.
  3. ^ "2006 – year of flops for Kannada film industry". 2006.
  4. ^ "Thandege Thakka Maga – Well done S.A.Rajkumar". 17 December 2005. Archived from the original on 10 February 2006.

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