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Nanbargal (English: Friends) is a 1991 Tamil romance film directed by Shoba Chandrasekar. The film features Neeraj, Mamta Kulkarni, Vivek, Dinesh, G. M. Sundar and Shily Kapoor in lead roles. The film, produced by Vijay, was released on 14 February 1991. The film songs was composed by Babul Bose and the film score was composed by Sangeetha Rajan. The film did well at the box-office and it was later remade in Hindi as Mera Dil Tere Liye by S. A. Chandrasekhar which flopped.[1][2][3]. This is the final movie that Director Shankar assisted S. A. Chandrasekhar.

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Directed byShoba Chandrasekhar
Produced byVijay
Written byShoba Chandrasekhar
Screenplay byS. A. Chandrasekhar
Music bySongs:
Babul Bose
Film score:
Sangeetha Rajan
CinematographyS. Jayachandran
Edited byD. Shyam Mukherjee
Release date
  • 14 February 1991 (1991-02-14)
Running time
140 minutes



Vijay (Neeraj), Gopi (Vivek), Salim, Beeda and Bheema are good friends and classmates. Priya, a rich and very arrogant girl, has first quarrels with Vijay. Vijay first loved her, but she ridicules him and hurts him. When his friends try to teach a lesson to Priya, Vijay saves her and they both fall in love. Whereas, Priya's father (Prathapachandran), an influential businessman, is ready to break their relationship.



Soundtrack album by
Babul Bose
GenreFeature film soundtrack
ProducerBabul Bose

The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Babul Bose. The soundtrack, released in 1991, features 7 tracks with lyrics written by Vairamuthu and Pulamaipithan.[4]

Track Song Singer(s) Duration
1 "Achu Vellam Tharean Machinichiye" Mano, K. S. Chithra 6:45
2 "Atheri Paacha Pachadhan" Mano, K. S. Chithra 6:23
3 "Ennuyerea Ennuyerea" (solo) K. S. Chithra 5:57
4 "Ennuyerea Ennuyerea" (duet) K. S. Chithra, Satheesh 6:51
5 "Kaadhal En Paavam Endraal" Mano, Shoba Chandrasekar 6:38
6 "Kalangalaal Azhiyadhadhu" Mano, Vijayramani, Satheesh, Prabhakar 5:53
7 "Vellai Rojavea" K. S. Chithra, Satheesh 6:25


N. Krishnaswamy of The Indian Express wrote, "The film has a swift pace, some interesting characters, a lot of fun whipped by the hero's sidekicks [...] and fastpaced music (new entrant Babu Bose), but what is film music these days but canned cacophony."[5]


  1. ^ "Filmography of nanbargal". Retrieved 10 December 2012.
  2. ^ V. S. Srinivasan (14 April 1998). "The reluctant sex symbol". Rediff. Retrieved 10 December 2012.
  3. ^ S.R. Ashok Kumar (14 April 2006). "A celebrity in her own right". Retrieved 10 December 2012.
  4. ^ "Download Nanbargal by Babul Bose on Nokia Music". Archived from the original on 30 January 2013. Retrieved 1 December 2012.
  5. ^ Krishnaswamy, N. (22 February 1991). "Nanbargal". The Indian Express. p. 7.