Vannakili is a 1959 Indian Tamil-language film, directed by T. R. Raghunath and produced by T. R. Sundaram. The film stars R. S. Manohar, Prem Nazir, B. S. Saroja and T. R. Ramachandran in lead roles. The film had musical score by K. V. Mahadevan.[2][3][4] Vannakili proved a success and added one more feather to the caps of the producer and the director. Manohar's excellent performance and pleasing music with a couple of hit songs.[5]

Directed byT. R. Raghunath
Produced byT. R. Sundaram
Written byR. Venkatachalam
Screenplay byR. Venkatachalam
StarringR. S. Manohar
Prem Nazir
B. S. Saroja
T. R. Ramachandran
Music byK. V. Mahadevan
CinematographyR. Sampath
Edited byS. A. Murugesh
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Distributed byModern Theaters
Release date
  • 3 April 1959 (1959-04-03)



  • director - T. R. Raghunath
  • producer - T. R. Sundaram
  • writer - R. Venkatachalam
  • screenplay - R. Venkatachalam
  • music - K. V. Mahadevan
  • cinematography - R. Sampath
  • editing - S. A. Murugesh
  • Art Direction - A. J. Dominic


The music was composed by K. V. Mahadevan.[6] Lyrics by A. Maruthakasi. Playback singers are Seerkazhi Govindarajan, Thiruchi Loganathan, S. C. Krishnan, P. Suseela & A. G. Rathnamala.

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Maattukara Vela" Seerkazhi Govindarajan A. Maruthakasi 03.21
2 "Chinna Chinna Pappa" P. Suseela 04.21
3 "Aathiley Thanni Vara" Seerkazhi Govindarajan A. Maruthakasi 04.03
4 "Saathukkudi Chaaru" S. C. Krishnan & A. G. Rathnamala 03.12
5 "Aasai Irukkuthu" P. Suseela A. Maruthakasi 03.36
6 "Adikkira Kaithan" Thiruchi Loganathan & P. Suseela A.Marutha Kasi 04.09
7 "Chithadi Kattikittu" S. C. Krishnan & P. Suseela A. Maruthakasi 06.07
8 "Kaattu Malli" Seerkazhi Govindarajan A. Maruthakasi 03.23
9 "Vandi Urundoda" Seerkazhi Govindarajan & P. Suseela A. Maruthakasi 04.03


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  2. ^ "Vannakili". Retrieved 24 September 2014.
  3. ^ "Vannakili". Retrieved 24 September 2014.
  4. ^ "Vannakili". Retrieved 24 September 2014.
  5. ^ "Vannakili Reviews". hindu. Retrieved 4 November 2014.
  6. ^ "Vannakkili Songs". Retrieved 24 September 2014.

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