Savaale Samali

Savaale Samali (lit. 'Meet the challenge') is a 1971 Tamil language film, starring Sivaji Ganesan in the lead role of a protagonist and it is his 150th movie. The film was remade in Telugu as Manchi Rojulu Vachchaayi (1972), starring Nageswara Rao, in Malayalam as Randu Lokam (1977), in Kannada as Siritanakke Savaal (1978), starring Vishnuvardhan and in Hindi as Charnon Ki Saugandh (1988), with Mithun Chakraborty.[2][3]

Savaale Samali
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Directed byMalliyam Rajagopal
Produced byDas & Das[1]
Written byMalliyam Rajagopal
StarringSivaji Ganesan
Jayalalithaa
C. R. Vijayakumari
R. Muthuraman
M. N. Nambiar
V. S. Raghavan
T. K. Bhagavathi
S. Varalakshmi
Ganthimathi
Nagesh
Music byM.S. Viswanathan
CinematographyA. Vincent
Edited byR. Devarajan
Production
company
Malliyam Productions
Distributed byMalliyam Productions
Release date
  • 3 July 1971 (1971-07-03)[1]
Running time
159 minutes
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

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The music was composed by M. S. Viswanathan, while the lyrics were written by Kannadasan and Malliyam Rajagopal. P. Susheela won her second National Award for the song Chittukuruvikkena Kattupaadu. G. Dhananjayan, in his book Pride of Tamil cinema noted: "The songs became hugely popular and contributed to the success of the film".[2]

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Annai Boomi" M. S. Viswanathan Malliyam Rajagopal 02:30
2 "Chitukuruvikenna" P. Susheela Kannadasan 03:11
3 "Aanaikoru Kalam" T. M. Soundararajan 04:34
4 "Nilavai Paarthu Vaanam" T. M. Soundararajan 03:16
5 "Ennadi Mayakkama" P. Suseela, L. R. Eswari 04:34

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  • Dhananjayan, G. (2014). Pride of Tamil Cinema: 1931 to 2013. Blue Ocean Publishers.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)