|Produced by||K. Balu|
|Starring|| Sathyaraj |
|Edited by||P. Venkateswara Rao|
K. B. Films
|12 August 1994|
Thozhar Pandian is a 1994 Indian Tamil-language drama film, written and directed by Manivannan. It stars Sathyaraj and Ranjitha. The film failed at the box office, unlike the duo's previous film Amaidhi Padai .
The film's title was named after Manivannan's friend known as 'Comrade' Pandian, a communist leader from Tamil Nadu.
The film received negative reviews from the critics and did not perform well commercially.[ citation needed ]
Music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja.Lyrics were written by Vaali & Pulamaipithan.
|1||"Arakoraya Sethavanum"||Viji, Sundarrajan, Mano||Pulamaipithan|
|2||"Kattaaya Kadhal"||Swarnalatha, Mano||Vaali|
|3||"Mann Veettil Irundhaalum"||Malaysia Vasudevan||Pulamaipithan|
|4||"Paal Irukkum"||Viji, Sundarrajan, Mano, Sindhu||Vaali|
Desiya Geetham is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language drama film directed by Cheran. The film co-produced by R. Chandru, Abuthahir, Sathish Kumar, G. V. Suresh Kumar. The film created controversy during release and received positive reviews. The film was one among 1998 Deepavali releases.
S. Manivannan Rajagopal, better known by his mononym Manivannan, was an Indian film director, actor and activist who worked mainly in Tamil cinema. In a career spanning three decades, he went from being a story and dialogue writer for director Bharathiraja from 1980–82 to a successful director who thrived in experimenting with different genres, before becoming an actor. With over 400 films to his name, Manivannan was one of the most experienced actors in the field and directed exactly 50 films. Manivannan was mainly a supporting actor in films and often played the comedian, supporting character and villainous roles.
Avvai Shanmugi is a 1996 Indian Tamil-language comedy film directed by K. S. Ravikumar and co-written by Crazy Mohan. The film stars Kamal Haasan and Meena, with Gemini Ganesan, Nagesh, Heera, Manivannan, Nassar, Delhi Ganesh and Ann in supporting roles. Heavily inspired by the American film Mrs Doubtfire (1993), it revolves around a divorcé who disguises as a nanny to be close to his daughter, whose custody is only with his ex-wife.
Kalyana Galatta is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language comedy film written and directed by Rajkapoor, starring Sathyaraj, Mantra and Khushboo. The film, scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja, filmed by Rajarathinam and edited by B. Lenin and V. T. Vijayan, released on 1 August 1998.
Amaidhi Padai is a 1994 Indian Tamil-language political action film, written and directed by Manivannan. Sathyaraj played a dual role as father and son in the film, with Ranjitha playing the female lead. The story revolves around an ordinary man Ammavasai who builds his political career through shortcuts and unethical means. The film was followed by the sequel Nagaraja Cholan MA, MLA in 2013, also starring Sathyaraj. It went on to run more than 25 weeks and was declared a blockbuster. This film is touted as one of Sathyaraj's best performances and over years has developed a strong cult following.
Nooravathu Naal is a 1984 Indian Tamil-language mystery thriller film directed by Manivannan, starring Vijayakanth, Mohan, Nalini and Sathyaraj. It is an unofficial adaptation of the 1977 Italian giallo film Sette note in nero. It was remade in Malayalam as Aayiram Kannukal (1986) and in Hindi as 100 Days (1991).
Kaalamellam Kadhal Vaazhga is a 1997 Indian Tamil-language romantic drama film directed by R. Balu in his debut and produced by Sivasakthi Pandian. The film featured Murali alongside Kausalya, in her Tamil debut role, while Gemini Ganesan, Manivannan, Charle, Vivek, and *Karan play supporting roles. This film completed 200 days at the box office and was a 'blockbuster hit'. The film was remade in Kannada as Kushalave Kshemave with Ramesh Aravind and Srilakshmi.
Aandan Adimai is a 2001 Indian Tamil language drama film, directed by Manivannan, starring Sathyaraj, Suvalakshmi and Divya Unni. The film had a musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released in 2001.
Unnai Kann Theduthey is a 2000 Indian Tamil-language drama film, directed by Sundar C, starring Sathyaraj, Khushbu, Livingston and Ravali. The film had musical score by Deva and was released in 2000.
Kadavul (transl. God) is a 1997 Tamil language film directed by Velu Prabhakaran. The film stars Velu Prabhakaran, Manivannan, Arun Pandiyan, Mansoor Ali Khan and Roja. The film, produced by H. Anraaj, had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 5 December 1997. Despite having controversial themes, the film was well received.
Jallikattu (transl. Bull-vaulting) is a 1987 Indian Tamil-language vigilante film directed by Manivannan. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Sathyaraj and Radha. The film, produced by Chitra Ramu and Chitra Lakshmanan, had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 28 August 1987. The title of the film is a reference to the traditional Tamil sport of the same name.
Purushan Pondatti is a 1996 Tamil-language comedy drama film directed by N. K. Vishwanathan. The film stars Pandiarajan and Ranjitha. The film, produced by P. K. Yadav, had musical score by Sirpy and was released on 6 December 1996. The film was a remake of Kannada film Ranjitha.
Rasa Magan is a 1994 Indian Tamil-language romantic drama film written and directed by Manivannan. The film stars Prashanth and Sivaranjani. The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film opened to mixed reviews from critics.
24 Mani Neram is a 1984 Indian Tamil-language thriller film written and directed by Manivannan, starring Mohan, Sathyaraj, Nalini, and Jaishankar. The music was composed by Ilaiyaraaja with editing by B. Kandasamy and cinematography by A. Sabapathi. The film released on 18 July 1984 and is considered by critics as one of the best thriller films of Tamil cinema. The film was commercially successful and ran for 27 weeks.
Veera Thalattu is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language action drama film written and directed by Kasthuri Raja. The film stars Murali, Vineetha and Khushbu, while Rajkiran, Raadhika and Lakshmi play other supporting roles. The film, which has music by Ilaiyaraaja, released in April 1998.
Vidinja Kalyanam is a 1986 Indian Tamil-language thriller film directed by Manivannan, starring Sathyaraj and Jayashree. The film was remade in Kannada as Suryodaya.
Aasai Thambi is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language drama film, written and directed by Senthilnathan. The film stars Arun Pandian, Abbas and Anju Aravind, while Manivannan and Ajay Rathnam portray supporting roles. Music for the film was composed by Adithyan and the film opened to mixed reviews in September 1998.
Paattu Vaathiyar is a 1995 Tamil language romantic drama film directed by T. P. Gajendran. The film stars Ramesh Aravind and Ranjitha, with Jaishankar, Senthil, Raveendran, Ravikanth, Vetri Vigneshwar, Kovai Sarala and Raghavi playing supporting roles. The film, produced by K. Nalluswamy, had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 10 February 1995.
Darja Donga is a 1985 Telugu-language action thriller film, produced by R. Ramakrishnam Raju under the Sri Vijayalakshmi Arts banner and directed by Manivannan. It stars Suman and Vijayashanti, Sathyaraj as the main antagonist, Rajendra Prasad in a supporting role, with music composed by Ilaiyaraaja. The film was dubbed into Tamil as Marma Manithan.
Ganam Courtar Avargale is a 1988 Indian Tamil-language film written and directed by Manivannan. The film stars Sathyaraj and Ambika. It was released on 20 May 1988.