Anbukku Naan Adimai

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Anbukku Naan Adimai
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Poster of Tamil version
Directed by R. Thyagarajan
Written byThooyavan
Screenplay byThooyavan
Story bySyed
Jwalamuhi
Starring Rajinikanth
Vijayan (Tamil)
Sridhar (Telugu)
Sujatha
Rathi
Music by Ilaiyaraaja
CinematographyV. Ramamoorthy
Edited byM. G. Balu Rao
Production
company
Devar Films
Release date
  • 4 June 1980 (1980-06-04)
(Tamil) [1]
  • 19 July 1980 (1980-07-19)
(Telugu)
Running time
129 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguagesTamil
Telugu

Anbukku Naan Adimai (transl.I am a slave to love) is a Tamil language film, directed by R. Thyagarajan and produced under the Devar Films banner by C. Dandayuthapani. It stars Rajinikanth, Vijayan, Surulirajan, Thengai Srinivasan, Asokan, Sundarrajan, Sujatha, Rathi, Ramaprabha and Jayamalini. [2] The film was simultaneously made in Telugu as Mayadari Krishnudu, with Sridhar replacing Vijayan and a slightly different supporting cast that included Satyanarayana, Mohan Babu, and Allu Rama Lingaiah.

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Cast

Tamil version

Telugu version

The characters played by Sujatha, Rathi, and Jayamalini were retained for the Telugu version. The character Gopinath is renamed Krishna in the Telugu version.

Plot

Vijayan (Sridhar in Telugu), the Inspector and Rajini a thief, are brothers who get separated in childhood. When they meet in a strange situation, Vijayan is thrown out of the train and Rajini lands in the village as the inspector and the events following is the story. Rathi who performs a dance in the street helps Rajini and steals his heart.

Poster of Telugu version Mayadari Krishnudu.jpg
Poster of Telugu version

Soundtrack

The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja. [3]

Tamil Track List
No.SongSinger(s)LyricsLength (m:ss)
1"Aadu Nanaiyuthenu" P. Susheela, Saradha Vaali 5:32
2"Kaaththodu Poovurasa" S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, P. Susheela4:04
3"Kaattiloru Singakuttiyam"S. P. Balasubrahmanyam Panju Arunachalam 3:11
4"Onedrodu Onedranaom"P. Susheela3:19
5"Vayalooru Mayilaattam"P. SusheelaVaali4:10

All lyrics are written by Aatreya.

Telugu Track List
No.TitleSinger(s)Length
1."Chengavi Panche Katti" P. Susheela, S. P. Balasubrahmanyam 4:18
2."Gudivada Gummatam"P. Susheela4:12
3."Okaritho Okaruga"P. Susheela4:26
4."Vachchadu Maa Palleku"P. Susheela5:12
5."Anaganaga"S. P. Balasubrahmanyam4:24
Total length:22:32

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