Inaindha Kaigal

Inaindha Kaigal (transl. Conjoined Hands) is a 1990 Indian Tamil-language film, directed by N. K. Vishwanathan. The film stars Ramki, C. Arunpandian, Nirosha and Sindhu, with Nassar, Senthil, Srividya, Murali Kumar and Prabhakaran playing supporting roles. The film, produced by Aabavanan who also wrote the script and lyrics, had musical score by Gyan Varma and was released on 2 August 1990. The film has been dubbed in Hindi as Aakhri Sangam[1] and in Telugu as Sahasa Ghattam.

Inaindha Kaigal
Inaindha Kaigal DVD cover.jpg
DVD cover
Directed byN. K. Vishwanathan
Produced byAabavanan
Written byN. Prasannakumar (dialogues)
Story byAabavanan
Starring
Music byGyan Varma
CinematographyN. K. Viswanathan
Edited byS. Ashok Mehtha
Production
company
Thiraichirpi
Release date
  • 2 August 1990 (1990-08-02)
Running time
160 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

PlotEdit

Chandralekha (Srividya), a grieving mother, asks an ex-army man named David Kumar (C. Arunpandian) to rescue her son Gunasekaran (Prabhakaran), who is locked up in a military prison. At the same time, the hideous criminal P. K. Roy (Nassar) appoints the fugitive Pratap (Ramki) to kidnap Gunasekharan from prison. Both leave for their missions respectively, not knowing what surrender holds in his past and the fugitive takes this personal.

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

Inaindha Kaigal
Soundtrack album by
Released1990
Recorded1990
GenreFeature film soundtrack
Length30:31
ProducerGyan Varma

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Gyan Varma. The soundtrack, released in 1990, features eight tracks with lyrics written by Aabavanan.[2][3]

Track Song Singer(s) Length
1 "Aadi Maasam" Gangai Amaran 2:23
2 "Andhinera Thendral" S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Jayachandran 4:29
3 "Chinnapoove Chinnapoove" Deepan Chakravarthy, Vidhya 4:31
4 "Gangai Karaiyil" Malaysia Vasudevan 4:59
5 "Malaiyorum Kuyil" Deepan Chakravarthy, Vidhya 4:28
6 "Oracha Manjala" Abhavanan 2:48
7 "Mella Mella" Vidhya 3:06
8 "Ithu Enna Mudhalirava" S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, B. S. Sasirekha 3:47

ReceptionEdit

The Indian Express called it "ambitious and vast, brash, blatantly loud, empty and diffuse but overall a good film to watch".[4]

LegacyEdit

The film had an extra ordinary opening and such that it created Stampedes in Shanti theatre in Coimbatore, killing 2 persons. The news, which appeared in Tamil daily Dina Thanthi was advertised as a poster for its Kerala release. In 2013 Tamil film Sutta Kadhai, lead heroes of that film Balaji and Venkatesh appeared as fans of Ramki and Arun Pandian. In one scene, Balaji utter the film's title referring to their collaboration on mission.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Find Tamil Movie Aakhri Sangam". jointscene.com. Archived from the original on 24 April 2012. Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  2. ^ "Inaindha Kaigal Songs". raaga.com. Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  3. ^ "Inaindha Kaigal — Manoj Gyan". thiraipaadal.com. Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  4. ^ Krishnaswamy, N. (3 August 1990). "Inaindha Kaigal". The Indian Express. p. 7.

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