Mannin Maindhan

Mannin Maindhan (transl. Son of the soil) is a 2005 Indian Tamil language action comedy film, directed by Rama Narayanan, starring Sibiraj and Adhu fame Suha. Sathyaraj plays a cameo role. The film, a remake of the Telugu film Yagnam,[1] was released on 4 March 2005.[2][3][4]

Mannin Maindhan
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Directed byRama Narayanan
Screenplay byKarunanidhi
Story byEetaram Films Unit
Produced byRama Narayanan
CinematographyN. K. Viswanathan
Edited byRaj Keerthy
Music byBharadwaj
Azhagar Films
Release date
  • 4 March 2005 (2005-03-04)
Running time
142 minutes


Bhairavamurthy (Manoj K. Jayan) and Gajapathy (Ponnambalam) are two powerful landlords who fight against each other in their village. Bhairavamurthy's wife and car driver got killed by Gajapathy's henchmen in the past, then Kadhir (Sibiraj), the car driver's son, decided to take revenge on Gajapathy one day and grew up in Bhairavamurthy's house. Amutha (Suha), Bhairavamurthy's daughter, returns to her village after studying in the city college and then falls in love with Kadhir. Bhairavamurthy decides to join hands with Gajapathy and to kill his faithful henchman Kadhir. The couple elopes from the house and runs around the village. Pratap (Sathyaraj), an honest cop, saves them. The henchmen, who worked with the landlords, lay down their arms and support the couple. Bhairavamurthy and Gajapathy decide to both kill Kadhir, but they eventually kill each other.



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The film score and the soundtrack were composed by Bharadwaj. The soundtrack, released in 2005, features 5 tracks with lyrics written by Karunanidhi, Vaali, Vairamuthu, Na. Muthukumar and Snehan.[5] said : "Bharadwaj's music is very flat with none of the song sounding impressive".[4]

Track Song Singer(s) Lyrics Duration
1 "Andravin Ponnu" Mano, Reshmi Snehan 4:04
2 "Idhu Ladies Hostel" Jay Laxmi Na. Muthukumar 4:41
3 "Kannin Manipola" K. S. Chitra, Master Sathiya Karunanidhi 3:41
4 "Kilakku Killakku" Muralidharan Vairamuthu 5:15
5 "Yeamma Yeamma" Sujatha Mohan, Tippu Vaali 4:22


R. Ashok Kumar of The Hindu wrote that "Both Sathyaraj and Sibi have shown that they at home in both pathos and action sequences".[6] stating that the film was "more dusty than being earthy".[4]


  1. ^ "Tamil Cinema News | Tamil Movie Reviews | Tamil Movie Trailers - IndiaGlitz Tamil". Archived from the original on 19 February 2005.
  2. ^ "Find Tamil Movie Mannin Maindhan". Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  3. ^ "Mannin Maindhan". Archived from the original on 27 June 2009. Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  4. ^ a b c "IndiaGlitz — Mannin Maindhan Tamil Movie Review". IndiaGlitz. 4 March 2005. Archived from the original on 9 February 2005. Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  5. ^ "Mannin Mainthan — Bharathwaj". Retrieved 19 January 2012.
  6. ^ ""Mannin Mainthan"". The Hindu. 11 March 2005.

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