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Theerpu poster.jpg
Directed by R. Krishnamoorthy
Produced by Anandavalli Balaji
Written by A. L. Narayanan
Starring Sivaji Ganesan
K. Balaji
Music by M S Viswanathan
Cinematography K. S. Prasad
Edited by V. Chakrapani
Sujatha Cine Arts
Release date
  • 21 April 1982 (1982-04-21)
Country India
Language Tamil

Theerpu (English: Judgement) is a 1982 Indian Tamil film, directed by Krishnamoorthy. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Sujatha, K. Balaji and Jaishankar in lead roles. The film had musical score by M S Viswanathan.[1] The film was a remake of Malayalam film Ithihasam.


The film revolves around a family where a man lives happily with his wife, two sons (a Lawyer and a Doctor) and a daughter. Things get worse when his daughter gets raped by a smuggler owing to a revenge. He immediately kills him on seeing his daughter in a pathetic state.

He gets arrested by his own son for committing murder. His other son, the lawyer, tries to prove him innocent. During investigations, he doesn't reveal the real cause fearing his daughter's reputation. What happens next is the rest of the film.


Track listing[edit]

Track Number Track Title Singers Lyricist
1 Soppanathil Sindhu Padithena S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, B.S. Sasirekha Vaali
2 Theeye Unakenna M. S. Viswanathan
3 Amma Oru Ambikaiye Vani Jairam, T. M. Soundararajan, P. Jayachandran
4 Hey Mr. Ungalathan L. R. Eswari


  1. ^ "Theerpu". OneIndia. Retrieved 2014-07-22. 

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