Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum

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Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum
Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum.jpg
Directed byVinayan
Produced byKabeer
Latheef
Vindhyan
Screenplay byJ. Pallassery
Story byVinayan
StarringKalabhavan Mani
Kaveri
Praveena
Saikumar
Music byMohan Sithara
CinematographyAlagappan N.
Edited byG. Murali
Production
company
Thriveni Productions
Distributed bySargam Speed Release
Release date
  • 27 May 1999 (1999-05-27)
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam
Budget45 lakhs[1]
Box office3.5 crores[1]

Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum is a 1999 Malayalam language tragedy drama film directed by Vinayan. The film features Kalabhavan Mani, Kaveri, Praveena and Saikumar in the lead roles. It was produced by Kabeer, Latheef and Vindhyan under the banner of Thriveni Productions and has been distributed by Sargam Speed Release. The film won two National Film Awards including a Special Jury Award for Kalabhavan Mani. Mani's performance as a blind singer is highly regarded as the best in his career.

Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum was later remade to Tamil as Kasi, in Telugu as Seenu Vasanthi Lakshmi and in Kannada as Namma Preethiya Ramu.

Cast[edit]

Songs[edit]

The songs in the movie were composed by Mohan Sithara, with lyrics from Yusef Ali Kecheri. The audio was distributed by Sargam Speed Audios.[2]

M. G. Sreekumar got the National Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer the second time for the song "Chanthupottum Chankelassum".

Song Singer(s) Raga(s)
"Aalilakkanna Ninte Muralika" K. J. Yesudas Sindhu Bhairavi
"Prakrutheeshwari" K. J. Yesudas
"Thenanu Nin Swaram" K. S. Chithra
"Chanthupottum Chankelassum" M. G. Sreekumar
"Kattile Maninte Tholukondundakki" Kalabhavan Mani
"Thengapoolum Kokkilothukki" K. J. Yesudas, Sujatha Mohan
"Thengapoolum Kokkilothukki" K. J. Yesudas
"Kannuneerinum Chirikkanariyam" K. J. Yesudas Yamunakalyani
"Thenanu Nin Swaram" K. J. Yesudas
"Aalilakkanna Ninte Muralika" K. S. Chithra Sindhu Bhairavi

Awards[edit]

Remakes[edit]

Vasanthiyum Lakshmiyum Pinne Njaanum was remade in Tamil as Kasi (2001),[3] Kannada as Namma Preethiya Ramu (2003),[4] Telugu as Seenu Vasanthi Lakshmi (2004),[5] and Sinhala as Sooriyaa (2012).[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Kuriakose, M. A. (20 May 2019). "വാസന്തിയും ലക്ഷ്മിയും വാരിയത് മൂന്നരക്കോടി; ആകെ ചെലവ് 45 ലക്ഷം". Retrieved 20 May 2019.
  2. ^ http://www.manoramaonline.com/cgi-bin/MMONline.dll/portal/ep/musicAlbumDetails.do?albumOid=258833&BV_ID=@@@
  3. ^ https://www.sify.com/movies/kasi-review--pclunwicdghaf.html
  4. ^ https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/kannada/movies/news/darshan-top-five-movies-of-the-superstar-you-should-not-miss/photostory/68022658.cms
  5. ^ https://www.sify.com/movies/seenu-vasanthi-lakshmi-review--pclv16affegce.html
  6. ^ http://www.newindianexpress.com/entertainment/tamil/2009/aug/13/kasi-in-sinhala-77514.html

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