Selvam (1966 film)

Selvam is a 1966 Indian Tamil-language film written and directed by K. S. Gopalakrishnan[1] and produced by V. K. Ramasamy.[2] The film stars Sivaji Ganesan and K. R. Vijaya. The film had musical score by K. V. Mahadevan. The film was released on 11 November 1966.[3][4]

Selvam
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Theatrical release poster
Directed byK. S. Gopalakrishnan
Screenplay byK. S. Gopalakrishnan
Produced byV. K. Ramasamy
StarringSivaji Ganesan
K. R. Vijaya
CinematographyR. Sampath
Edited byR. Devarajan
Music byK. V. Mahadevan
Production
company
V. K. R. Pictures
Release date
  • 11 November 1966 (1966-11-11)
CountryIndia
LanguageTamil

PlotEdit

CastEdit

SoundtrackEdit

The music was composed by K. V. Mahadevan.[5][6]

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length
1 "Ennadi Ithanaivegam" T. M. Soundararajan, P. Susheela Alangudi Somu 04:12
2 "Avala Sonnal" T. M. Soundararajan Vaali 03:31
3 "Lilli Lalli Jimmi" L. R. Eswari 03:22
4 "Ondra Iranda" T. M. Soundararajan, P. Susheela 03:42
5 "Va Va Va Enakkakava" Dharapurum Sundarrajan, Jamuna Rani 03:26

ReceptionEdit

Kalki criticised Gopalakrishnan's screenplay for lacking essence and direction for lacking newness, but said the dialogues had richness.[7]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ செல்லப்பா (11 August 2017). "சினிமாஸ்கோப் 42: டும் டும் டும்". Hindu Tamil Thisai (in Tamil). Archived from the original on 14 September 2021. Retrieved 14 September 2021.
  2. ^ "செலுலாய்ட் சோழன் சிவாஜி தொடர் 156 – சுதாங்கன் - தினமலர்". Dinamalar (in Tamil). Nellai. 18 December 2016. Archived from the original on 14 September 2021. Retrieved 14 September 2021.
  3. ^ "101-110". nadigarthilagam.com. Archived from the original on 12 September 2014. Retrieved 12 September 2014.
  4. ^ "Selvam". The Indian Express. 11 November 1966. p. 3.
  5. ^ "Selvam (1966)". Music India Online. Archived from the original on 14 September 2021. Retrieved 14 September 2021.
  6. ^ "Gulamagal Raathai- Nichaya Thaamboolam- Selvam Tamil Film Audio CD". Mossymart. Archived from the original on 14 September 2021. Retrieved 14 September 2021.
  7. ^ "செல்வம்". Kalki (in Tamil). 4 December 1966. p. 45. Archived from the original on 13 October 2021. Retrieved 13 October 2021.

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