Harichandra (1968 film)

Harichandra is a 1968 Indian Tamil-language Hindu mythological film, directed by K. S. Prakash Rao and produced by G. Varalakshmi. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, G. Varalakshmi, T. S. Balaiah and K. A. Thangavelu in lead roles. The film had musical score by K. V. Mahadevan.[1][2][3]

Harichandra
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Directed byK. S. Prakash Rao
Written byA. K. Velan (dialogues)
Udhaya Kumar (dialogues)
Produced byG. Varalakshmi
StarringSivaji Ganesan
G. Varalakshmi
M. N. Nambiar
T. S. Balaiah
CinematographyM. Masthan
R. R. Chandiran
Edited byBabu
Music byK. V. Mahadevan
Production
company
Pramodha Films
Distributed byPramodha Films
Release date
  • 11 April 1968 (1968-04-11)
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

PlotEdit

Harichandra has never lied to anyone in his life. Viswamithran challenges Rishi that he will make Harichandra to lie. Viswamithran tries various methods to make Harichandra suffer. Harichandra even sells his wife and himself to keep up his words till the end.

CastEdit

Cast according to the opening credits and the songbook:[4]

Male cast
Female cast
Dance

SoundtrackEdit

Music was composed by K. V. Mahadevan and the lyrics were penned by Thanjai N. Ramaiah Dass & Udhayakumar. Playback singers are T. M. Soundararajan, S. C. Krishnan, S. V. Ponnusami, R. Balasaraswathi Devi, K. Rani & Udutha Sarojini.

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Andhanarum Dheiveega Amararum" T. M. Soundararajan Thanjai N. Ramaiah Dass 01:29
2 "Oraam Maadham Udaladhu Thalarndhu" R. Balasaraswathi Devi 02:04
3 "Kaasiyil Vaazhum Karunai Kadale" T. M. Soundararajan 03:25
4 "Aadum Mayile Venumaa" K. Rani & Udutha Sarojini 03:19
5 "Ulagam Ariyaadha Pudhumai" T. M. Soundararajan 04:01
6 "Naranaiyum Nee Padaitthaai" R. Balasaraswathi Devi 03:05
7 "Yaar Poi Solluvaar" T. M. Soundararajan 03:44
8 "Idhu Ingeyirukku Adhu Angeyirukku" S. C. Krishnan & S. V. Ponnusamy 04:06
9 "Aaradi Kalli Nee Thaan" T. M. Soundararajan 00:37
10 "Aadhiyilum Paraiyan Alla" T. M. Soundararajan 01:55
11 "Aadhavaa... Ponnudane Porul Niraindhu" T. M. Soundararajan & S. V. Ponnusami 04:24
12 "Needi Dhevam Ulagil" T. M. Soundararajan & Udutha Sarojini 01:54
13 "Vinnavar Kadhiye Potri" T. M. Soundararajan Udhayakumar 01:13

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Harichandra". spicyonion.com. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
  2. ^ "Harichandra". gomolo.com. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
  3. ^ "Harichandra". nadigarthilagam.com. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
  4. ^ ஹரிச்சந்திரா (song book) (in Tamil). Pramodha Films. 1968.

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