Ondrupattal Undu Vazhvu

Ondrupattal Undu Vazhvu (transl. Unity is lifeblood) is a 1960 Indian Tamil-language film directed by T. R. Ramanna.[2] The film stars M. R. Radha, E. V. Saroja, Prem Nazir and R. Muthuraman.[3]

Ondrupattal Undu Vazhvu
Directed byT. R. Ramanna
Screenplay by(Dialogues) Thuraiyur K. Moorthi
Story byVinothkumar
Produced byKanagaraj
Ramakrishnan
StarringM. R. Radha
E. V. Saroja
Prem Nazir
R. Muthuraman
CinematographyT. K. Rajabadhar
Edited byM. V. Rajan
Music byViswanathan–Ramamoorthy
Production
company
Ranga Pictures
Release date
  • 15 July 1960 (1960-07-15) (India)
[1]
Running time
165 mins. (14862 ft.)
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

PlotEdit

The moral of the story is that people cannot live without inter-dependence.

Cast and CrewEdit

The details are compiled from the database of Film News Anandan[1] and film credits.

CastEdit

Dance

CrewEdit

  • Producers: Kanagaraj, Ramakrishnan
  • Director: T. R. Ramanna
  • Story: Vinothkumar
  • Dialogues: Thuraiyur K. Moorthi
  • Cinematography: T. K. Rajabadhar
  • Editing: M. V. Rajan
  • Art: Gnanayudham
  • Choreography: P. S. Gopalakrishnan, Thangaraj, Rajkumar, Ramasamy
  • Photography: R. N. Nagaraja Rao
  • Laboratory: Vijaya
  • Studio: Vijaya Vauhini Studios

SoundtrackEdit

Music was composed by the duo Viswanathan–Ramamoorthy and the lyrics were penned by Pattukkottai Kalyanasundaram. Playback singers are T. M. Soundararajan, S. C. Krishnan, Sirkazhi Govindarajan, A. L. Raghavan, Jikki, K. Jamuna Rani, P. Susheela and L. R. Eswari.[4]

No. Song Singer/s Duration (m:ss)
1 "Chaayaa Chaayaa Karam Chaayaa" A. L. Raghavan 02:50
2 "Ulagathile .. Kalangadhe Kavalaipadadhe" Sirgazhi Govindarajan, S. C. Krishnan, K. Jamuna Rani, L. R. Eswari and group 04:43
3 "Endha Naalum Sandhoshame" K. Jamuna Rani 03:20
4 "Unmaiyai Sonnavanai Ulagam" Sirgazhi Govindarajan
5 "Enga Vaazhkaiyile Ulla Suvai" P. Susheela & K. Jamuna Rani 04:58
6 "Annaachi Vandhaachi Arivu Thelivaachu" L. R. Eswari
7 "Thunindhaal Thunbamillai" P. Susheela 03:10
8 "Chala Chala Raagathile" 03:11
9 "Ondrupattal Undu Vazhvu" T. M. Soundararajan & Jikki 03:08
10 "Ellorum Innaattu Mannare" T. M. Soundararajan, S. C. Krishnan, Jikki and group

ReceptionEdit

The Indian Express wrote, "Ondru Pattal Undu Vazhvoo is yet another Tamil production trying to cash in on the current box office trend of sublimating the workers' cause."[5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Film News Anandan (23 October 2004). Sadhanaigal Padaitha Thamizh Thiraipada Varalaru [History of Landmark Tamil Films] (in Tamil). Chennai: Sivakami Publishers. Archived from the original on 19 May 2017.
  2. ^ Ashish Rajadhyaksha & Paul Willemen. Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema (PDF). Oxford University Press, New Delhi, 1998. p. 624.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  3. ^ Ondru Pattal Undu Vazhvu
  4. ^ G. Neelamegam. Thiraikalanjiyam — Part 1 (in Tamil). Manivasagar Publishers, Chennai 108 (Ph:044 25361039). First edition December 2014. p. 193.
  5. ^ "Onru Pattal Undu Vazhvoo". The Indian Express. 15 July 1960. p. 3.

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