Mudiyanaya Puthran

Mudiyanaya Puthran (transl. Prodigal Son) is a 1961 Indian Malayalam-language film, directed by Ramu Kariat. It stars Sathyan, Ambika Sukumaran, Kottayam Chellappan, P. J. Antony, J. A. R. Anand, Miss Kumari, Adoor Bhavani, Kedamangalam Ali, P. A. Thomas, Kambisseri Karunakaran, Thoppil Krishna Pillai and Adoor Bhasi.

Mudiyanaya Puthran
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Directed byRamu Kariat
Written byThoppil Bhasi
Based onMudiyanaya Puthran
by Kerala People's Arts Club
Produced byT. K. Pareekutty
Starring
CinematographyA. Vincent
Edited byG. Venkitaraman
Music byBaburaj
Release date
  • 22 December 1961 (1961-12-22)
[1]
CountryIndia
LanguageMalayalam

The film was an adaptation of the popular stage play written by Thoppil Bhasi in 1957. The film was shot at Vijaya and Vauhini Studios. It is one of the best social movies in Malayalam, which told boldly the real life struggles of workers, projected social evils like untouchability etc. It won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Malayalam.[1]

CastEdit

ProductionEdit

Mudiyanaya Puthran is based on the Kerala People's Arts Club's play of the same name.[1]

SoundtrackEdit

All lyrics are written by P. Bhaskaran except where noted; all music is composed by Baburaj.

No.TitleLyricsArtist(s)Length
1."Aa Ponathaaru"   
2."Chanchala Chanchala" P. Leela, Kaviyoor C. K. Revamma 
3."Ellaarum Thattanu Muttanu" Choir, Kaviyoor C. K. Revamma, K. S. George, Mehboob, Santha P. Nair 
4."Ethra Manoharam"G. Sankara KurupSantha P. Nair 
5."Mayilaadum Mala Maamala" Santha P. Nair 
6."Onathumbi Onathumbi" Kaviyoor C. K. Revamma 
7."Pachanellu Elelam" Choir 
8."Pottichirikkaruthe" P. Leela, Choir 
9."Pulmadamanelum" Santha P. Nair 
10."Thengidalle" Santha P. Nair 
11."Thengidalle" (Bit) K. P. Udayabhanu 
12."Thinakkam Theyyakkam" Choir, K. S. George, Mehboob, Santha P. Nair 

AwardsEdit

National Film Awards

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Vijayakumar, B. (9 August 2010). "Mudiyanaya Puthran 1961". The Hindu. Retrieved 25 April 2018.
  2. ^ "9th National Film Awards". International Film Festival of India. Archived from the original on 2 December 2016. Retrieved 8 September 2011.

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