|Directed by||T. R. Ramanna|
|Screenplay by||A. L. Narayanan|
|Produced by||S. Aarumugalakshmi|
T. R. Nalini
|Starring|| Rajinikanth |
|Cinematography||J. G. Vijayam|
|Edited by||K. Narayanan|
|Music by||M. S. Viswanathan|
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Kuppathu Raja (transl. King of the slums) is a 1979 Indian Tamil-language film, directed by T. R. Ramanna. The film stars Rajinikanth, Vijayakumar, Manjula Vijayakumar and Padmapriya. It is a remake of the 1972 Hindi film Do Yaar .  
Kuppathu Raja was released in theatres on 12 January 1979, Pongal day along with Kamal Haasan's Neeya? . Although it was appreciated for Rajinikanth's style and acting, the film became a commercial failure during its release. 
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All songs were written by Kannadasan and composed by M. S. Viswanathan. 
|"Thinthom Thinthom"||Vani Jairam||5:15|
|"Ammamma Aasai"||Vani Jairam||4:21|
|"Kodikatti Parakkudada"||TMS, Malaysia Vasudevan, L. R. Eswari, Manorama||4:22|
|"Puli Varudhu"||Malaysia Vasudevan, S. Janaki||4:20|
P. S. M. of Kalki said the film could be watched for Rajinikanth's performance. 
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