|Produced by||Sri Appan Films|
|Screenplay by||M. Karunanidhi|
|Based on||Thooku Medai|
by M. Karunanidhi
|Starring|| Chandrasekhar |
|Music by||Shankar Ganesh|
Thooku Medai (transl. Gallows ) is a 1982 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by Amirtham and written by M. Karunanidhi. The film stars Chandrasekhar and Menaka in the lead roles. It is an adaptation of Karunanidhi's play of the same name.
Thooku Medai was a film adaptation of the controversial stage play of same name written by M. Karunanidhi who had scripted the film version too.
Soundtrack was composed by Shankar Ganesh.
Karunanidhi was displeased with censor board for reducing 500 feet of the film which contained his dialogues "focussed on the long search from Madurai to Tiruchendur".
The film failed commercially.
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