Velaikaran (1952 film)

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Velaikaran
Velaikaran 1952.jpg
Directed byP. V. Krishnan
Written bySakthi Krishnasamy (Dialogues)
Story byKu. Ma. Balasubramaniam
StarringT. R. Mahalingam
T. S. Balaiah
Madhuridevi
Music byR. Sudarsanam
Production
company
Sri Valli Productions
Release date
  • 23 May 1952 (1952-05-23) (India)
[1]
Running time
171 mins. (15411 ft.)
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

Velaikaran (transl. Servant) is a 1952 Indian Tamil-language film directed by P. V. Krishnan and produced by Sri Valli Productions.[2] The film stars T. R. Mahalingam, S. Varalakshmi and Madhuridevi.[3]

Cast[edit]

The list is adapted from the book Thiraikalanjiyam.[4]

Production[edit]

This film was a failure.[5][dead link]

Soundtrack[edit]

The music was composed by R. Sudarsanam. The lyrics were penned by Kavimani Desigavinayagam Pillai, Papanasam Sivan, K. D. Santhanam, Ku. Ma. Balasubramaniam and K. P. Kamatchisundaram.[citation needed] The singers are T. R. Mahalingam and S. Varalakshmi and the playback singers are C. S. Jayaraman, A. G. Rathnamala, T. S. Bhagavathi, Soolamangalam Sisters and M. S. Rajeswari.[4]

No. Song Singer/s Lyricist Duration (m:ss)
1 Paadupadupavarke C. S. Jayaraman & group Kavimani Desigavinayagam Pillai
2 Paavathai Seydhavan Yaaro Ku. Ma. Balasubramaniam
3 Aasai Niraasai Thaano
4 Maane Marikozhundhe A. G. Rathnamala, T. S. Bhagavathi, Soolamangalam sisters
5 Aanandame Aahaa Aanandame M. S. Rajeswari
6 Arangkinil Aadavum Paadavum
7 Enadhullam Neeyarindhe T. R. Mahalingam Papanasam Sivan
8 Kaadhalum Poi Aagume T. R. Mahalingam & S. Varalakshmi K. D. Santhanam
9 Naane Raani En Maname S. Varalakshmi K. P. Kamatchisundaram
10 Ezhil Vaan Mugam Thannaiye
11 Idhaya Veenaiyin Narambai Meetiye M. S. Rajeswari
12 Manidhaa Nee Seidha Vinaithaane C. S. Jayaraman

References[edit]

  1. ^ Film News Anandan (23 October 2004). Sadhanaigal Padaitha Thamizh Thiraipada Varalaru [History of Landmark Tamil Films] (in Tamil). Chennai: Sivakami Publishers. Archived from the original on 1 June 2017. Retrieved 1 June 2017.
  2. ^ Ashish Rajadhyaksha & Paul Willemen. Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema (PDF). Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 1998. p. 653.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  3. ^ Velaikaran (1952 - Tamil)
  4. ^ a b G. Neelamegam. Thiraikalanjiyam — Part 1 (in Tamil). Manivasagar Publishers, Chennai 108 (Ph:044 25361039). First edition December 2014. pp. 44&nbsp, — 45.
  5. ^ "Sondha Padam Eduthadhaal Mahalingathukku Yerpatta Sodhanai" [Problems faced by Mahalingam by producing films] (in Tamil). dailythanthi.com. Archived from the original on 1 June 2017. Retrieved 1 June 2017.

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