Gopala Gopala (1996 film)

Gopala Gopala is a 1996 Tamil comedy film written and directed by Pandiarajan. The film features himself and Kushboo in lead roles with a musical score by Deva. The film was named after a song from the film Kadhalan.

Gopala Gopala
Directed byPandiarajan
Produced byM. Kajamydeen
V. Gnanavelu
V. Jaya Prakash
Written byPandiarajan
Music byDeva
CinematographyK. Nithya
Edited byV. Rajagopal
S. Govindaswamy
Roja Combines
Release date
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  • 6 December 1996 (1996-12-06)
Running time
155 minutes

The film ran for 100 days.[1] The film was remade in Malayalam as Mister Butler with Dileep and in Telugu as Suprabhatam with Srikanth.


Gopalakrishnan (Pandiarajan), a clever cook from Coimbatore, moves to an apartment in Chennai. He becomes quickly popular and appreciated among the apartment's women, however, their husbands get jealous of Gopalakrishnan. Meanwhile, he falls in love with Usha (Kushboo). He decides to marry her with the support of his neighbours. After the marriage, Usha has just learned that Gopalakrishnan was already married. Gopalakrishnan got married with a girl (Sindhu) but she was already pregnant and she eloped with her lover that very evening. Usha is upset and refuses to live with him. Later, Gopalakrishnan finds a forsaken baby (by his ex-wife) in a dustbin and leaves the baby to an orphanage. Gopalakrishnan's father (Manivannan), an army officer, comes to live with his son and he helps his son to win back Usha's heart.



Gopala Gopala
Soundtrack album by
GenreFeature film soundtrack
LabelLahari Music
Deva chronology
Gopala Gopala
Kadhal Kottai

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Deva. The soundtrack, released in 1996, features 5 tracks with lyrics written by Vairamuthu.[2]

1."Enna Annaikki"Deva, Chorus4:11
2."Kanna Nee Varuvai"Anuradha Sriram, Ishrath, Meera Krishnan5:24
3."Mister India"Mano4:19
4."Thenkasi Mamanukku"Shahul Hameed, Swarnalatha3:51
5."Yuddhathil"S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, K. S. Chithra4:27
Total length:22:12


  1. ^ S.R. Ashok Kumar (13 July 2006). "Forget unpleasantness, move on: Pandiarajan". Retrieved 30 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Gopala Gopala - All Songs - Download or Listen Free - Saavn". Saavn. 1 August 2014.