Aalukkoru Veedu

Aalukkoru Veedu (transl. A House Each) is a 1960 Indian Tamil-language film directed by M. Krishnan and produced by Subhash Movies. The film was written by Sakthi T. K. Krishnasamy. The film stars Sathyan, T. S. Muthaiah, D. Balasubramaniam, L. Vijayalakshmi, Tambaram Lalitha, T. R. Ramachandran and S. D. Subbulakshmi.[1]

Aalukkoru Veedu
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Poster
Directed byM. Krishnan Nair
Written bySakthi T. K. Krishnasamy
StarringSathyan
L. Vijayalakshmi
T. S. Muthaiah
D. Balasubramaniam
Javar Seetharaman
Tambaram Lalitha
T. R. Ramachandran
S. D. Subbulakshmi
Music byViswanathan–Ramamoorthy
Production
company
Subhash Movies
Release date
  • 16 September 1960 (1960-09-16)
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

ProductionEdit

Aalukkoru Veedu was written by playwright and screenwriter Sakthi T. K. Krishnasamy, produced by the studio Subhash Movies and directed by Malayalam director M. Krishnan. The dance sequences were choreographed by E. Madhavan, while A. Krishnan was the cinematographer. Shooting took place at Vijaya-Vauhini Studios.[1]

SoundtrackEdit

The music was composed by the duo Viswanathan–Ramamoorthy, and the lyrics were penned by Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram and K. D. Santhanam. Playback singers were K. Jamuna Rani, Renuka, A. L. Raghavan, K. Rani, L. R. Eswari, P. Leela, P. B. Sreenivas and P. Susheela.[2]

The song "Anbu manam kalantha pinney acchham thevayaa", a duet between P. B. Sreenivas and P. Susheela, became a hit.[1]

No. Song Singer/s Lyricist Duration (m:ss)
1 Seyyum Thozhile Deivam K. Jamuna Rani & Renuka Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram 03:17
2 Pennille Nee Pennille A. L. Raghavan & K. Rani 03:23
3 Urukellaam Ore Saami K. Jamuna Rani & L. R. Eswari 02:25
4 Thaayille Thandhaiyille K. Jamuna Rani
5 Anbumanam Kanindhapinne P. B. Srinivas & P. Susheela 03:18
6 Adiyaarku Adiyaaraayi K. Jamunarani & group
7 Nee Kettadhu Inbam, Kidaithadhu.. P. Leela 03:25
8 Kaiyile Valai Kulunga L. R. Eswari & Renuka K. D. Santhanam

ReceptionEdit

Aalukkoru Veedu was released on 16 September 1960.[3] The film was praised for the performances of its cast, especially that of Sathyan, but was only modestly successful at the box office.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d Guy, Randor (9 August 2014). "Blast from the Past: Alukkoru Veedu (1960)". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 6 March 2017. Retrieved 6 March 2017.
  2. ^ G. Neelamegam. Thiraikalanjiyam — Part 1 (in Tamil). Manivasagar Publishers, Chennai 108 (Ph:044 25361039). First edition December 2014. p. 189 — 190.
  3. ^ Film News Anandan (2004). Sadhanaigal Padaitha Thamizh Thiraipada Varalaru [Tamil film history and its achievements] (in Tamil). Chennai: Sivagami Publishers. Archived from the original on 25 September 2017.