Vanna Vanna Pookkal
|Vanna Vanna Pookkal|
|Directed by||Balu Mahendra|
|Produced by||S. Thanu|
|Written by||Balu Mahendra|
|Narrated by||Balu Mahendra|
|Edited by||Balu Mahendra|
Vanna Vanna Pookkal (English: Colourful Flowers) is a 1992 Indian Tamil film, directed by Balu Mahendra, starring Prashanth, Mounika and Vinodhini. The film, produced by S. Thanu, had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja. It won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Tamil at the 39th National Film Awards. The film completed a 100-day run at the box-office. The film was dubbed in Telugu as Prema Paatam.
After saving Manoranjitham (Vinodhini) from committing suicide in the forest, the kindhearted Siva (Prashanth) brings her home to live in his house, much to the despair of his neighbor Shenbagam (Mounika), who secretly loves him. Things become even more complicated when Siva falls in love with his houseguest and arranges for them to be married, but on the day of the wedding, she mysteriously disappears. Siva comes to know that Manoranjitham is going to die because of her serious health conditions. He finally finds her at her deathbed in the hospital where she dies.
- Prashanth as Siva (Sivasubramani)
- Mounika as Shenbagam
- Vinodhini as Manoranjitham
- Adithya as Azhagiri
- Veeraraghavan as Manoranjitham's father
- T. K. S. Chandran as Shenbagam's father
- Suresh Chakravarthy
- Radha Bhai as Shenbagam's grandmother
- Dubbing Janaki as Sivagami, Shenbagam's mother
- Vaani as Manoranjitham's mother
|Vanna Vanna Pookkal|
|Soundtrack album by Ilaiyaraaja|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|1||"Chinna Mani Koyililey"||K. J. Yesudas||Vaali||4:49|
|2||"Ila Nenje Vaa"||K. J. Yesudas||Vaali||5:26|
|3||"Dhirana Dhiranana Naa Dhirananaana"||Mano||Ilaiyaraaja||1:31|
|4||"Kannama Kathale"||Ilaiyaraaja, S. Janaki||Ilaiyaraaja||4:35|
|5||"Kozhi Koovum"||S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, S. Janaki||Gangai Amaran||4:41|
|6||"Pangunikkapuram"||K. S. Chithra, Ganesan||Gangai Amaran||5:40|
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