Yuvan Yuvathi (transl. Male Youth, Female Youth) is a 2011 Indian Tamil-language romance film, written and directed by G. N. R. Kumaravelan that stars Bharath and Rima Kallingal. The film released on 26 August 2011. It received generally negative reviews and became a box office flop. The film was dubbed into Telugu as Dear and into Hindi as Dildaar Ashique.
|Directed by||G. N. R. Kumaravelan|
|Produced by||Baija Tom, Dr. V. Rama Doss|
|Written by||S. Ramakrishnan |
(Story & Dialogue)
|Screenplay by||G. N. R. Kumaravela|
|Music by||Vijay Antony|
|Distributed by||Reliance Entertainment|
Kathirvel Murugan (Bharath) is a software engineer in Chennai. He shares his room with friend Sakkarai (Santhanam). Kathir hails from Usilampatti but wants to project him as city-bred and his ambition is to settle in USA. Kathir's father Sevaka Pandian (Sampath Raj) is against his son's attitude. An influential local chieftain, he is against inter-caste marriage and love. Kathir meets Nisha (Rima Kallingal), who too wants to go abroad. Nisha loses her passport, and Kathir helps her find it. Slowly, he falls for her. Meanwhile, Sevaka Pandian arranges for his son's wedding with a High Court judge's daughter Thangameena (Anuja Iyer). In the meantime, Kathir and Nisha get their visa and get ready to leave together for the USA.
Kathir thinks that he has escaped from his marriage, and when he wants to propose to Nisha, he gets a rude shock. She informs him that she is going to USA for her marriage. In the meantime, Sevaka Pandian comes to know about their relationship and kidnaps her. Afterwards Kathir also comes to know about it and saves Nisha, but her marriage gets stopped. After 10 months, they both meet in the same country again. Kathir doesn't want to see her, but his mind changes, and he tries to make Nisha love him. At last, they both fall in love with each other. Now they return to their hometown for their marriage. Initially, Sevaka Pandian doesn't allow. Later Kathir convinces them and they both marry each other making it a very happy ending.
- Bharath as Kathirvel Murugan
- Rima Kallingal as Nisha
- Santhanam as Sakkarai
- Sampath Raj as Sevaka Pandian
- Anuja Iyer as Thangameena
- Sathyan as Chacha
- Devadarshini as Anu
- Five Star Krishna as Krishna
- Shobana as Sakkarai's wife
- Swaminathan as Sakkarai's father
- T. P. Gajendran as Thangameena's father
- Mayilsamy as auto driver
- Madan Bob as Alexpandian
- Sujatha as Sevakapandian's wife
- Hemalatha as Deivanai
- Shakthi Vasudevan as Saravanan (guest appearance)
Rohit Ramachandran of nowrunning.com gave it 1/5 stars stating that "Yuvan Yuvathi feels like being stuffed with stale food. You're likely to regurgitate". Malathi Rangarajan from thehindu.com stated, "A predictable yet enjoyable finish to a love story that sparkles with the energy of youth!".
|Soundtrack album by|
|Released||1 July 2011|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Vijay Antony chronology|
The soundtrack, composed by Vijay Antony, released on 1 July 2011. The album features 7 tracks with lyrics by Annamalai, Kalai Kumar and Priyan.
|1.||"Oh My Angel"||Annamalai||Vijay Antony||04:40|
|2.||"Mayakka Oosi"||Kalai Kumar||Vijay Prakash, Srimathumitha||05:20|
|4.||"Kola Kuthu"||Annamalai||Vijay Antony, Sneha, Lock up (Malaysia)||04:03|
|5.||"Un Kannai Partha Piragu"||Priyan||Karthik, Ramya NSK||05:31|
|6.||"Kadalai Poduran"||Annamalai||Krishnan Mahesan||02:04|
- "Bharath returns to romance". The New Indian Express. 1 July 2011. Retrieved 16 September 2011.
- "Yuvan Yuvathi Review - Tamil Movie Review by Rohit Ramachandran". Nowrunning.com. 26 August 2011. Retrieved 26 August 2011.
- Malathi Rangarajan (27 August 2011). "It's a carnival out there". The Hindu. Retrieved 14 February 2012.