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Padaiyappa (1999)

The death of Padaiyappa's father destroys his family. But his luck changes, and he is able to lead a prosperous life, until his nemesis plots to ruin his happiness once more.

Director:

K.S. Ravikumar

Writer:

K.S. Ravikumar (story, screenplay, dialogue)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shivaji Ganesan ... Padaiyappa's Father
Rajinikanth ... Padaiyappa (as Rajnikanth)
Ramya Krishnan ... Nilambari (as Ramya Krishna)
Soundarya ... Vasundara
Abbas ... Chandru
Lakshmi ... Padaiyappa's Mother (as S.N. Lakshmi)
Manivannan ... Padaiyappa's Uncle
Radha Ravi ... Nilambari's father
Sithara ... Sister of padayappa
Nassar ... Suryaprakash (as Nasser)
Senthil ... Azhagesan
Ramesh Khanna ... Padaiyappa's Friend (as Ramesh Kanna)
Vadivukkarasi ... Vasundhra's mother
Sathyapriya Sathyapriya ... Neelambari's mother
Prakash Raj ... Inspector General of Police
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Storyline

The death of Padaiyappa's father destroys his family. But his luck changes, and he is able to lead a prosperous life, until his nemesis plots to ruin his happiness once more.

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

10 April 1999 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Narasimha See more »

Filming Locations:

Mysore, Karnataka, India

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 440,000,000
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Trivia

This is Rajinikanth's 150th film. See more »

Goofs

In Neelambari's (Ramya Krishnan) introduction scene, she slams on the car brakes when she sees some people crossing the path. But when she gets out of the car, there is a cliff-drop behind her car, and not a road. See more »

Quotes

Padaiyappa: My way is the ultimate way. Do not cross me on that way.
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Connections

Spoofed in Siva Manasula Sakthi (2009) See more »

Soundtracks

Kicku Eruthey
Sung by Mano and Febi
Composed by A.R. Rahman
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rajni at his best
28 May 2002 | by pbala1980See all my reviews

hii my friends,

this is the film of my most beloved hero, my superstar 's film, every frame is thrilling and fast paced even at this age, the actor shows lot of youthfulness. that is his unique style, he has huge followin in japan too, and all over india and east asia.


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