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Thavamai Thavamiruntu (2005)

The film sensitively portrays the struggles of a father whose main priority in life is the well being of his children, and who is determined to see his children grow up to become decent, successful persons.

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Cheran

Writer:

Cheran
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Cast

Credited cast:
Cheran ... Ramalingam
Raj Kiran ... Muthaiah
Padmapriya
Saranya Ponvannan ... Sarada (as Saranya)
Senthil ... Ramanathan
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Storyline

Muthiah (Raj Kiran) and Sarada (Saranya), a honest and hard working village couple, who bring up their two sons Ramanathan (Senthil) and Ramalingam (Cheran) the hard way. Muthiah being an illiterate wants his sons to be well educated. Naturally, he goes out of the way to provide them quality education. But problem arises with the arrival of a daughter-in-law. Ramanathan gets married to Latha (Meena),and the new comer to the family is hardly empathetic to the emotions and beliefs of her in-laws. Meanwhile, Ramalingam too elopes with a college mate (Padmapriya). The aged parents are left clutching at the straws of life. Eventually, Ramalingam understands the folly of his ways and he comes back and tries to piece back the shattered shreds of their family lives. Written by Raju

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

1 November 2005 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Thavamai Thavamirundhu See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

INR 20,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

INR 80,000,000
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Shanmugha Priya Films See more »
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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29 April 2019 | by esiva72See all my reviews

Throughout the world, master pieces have been movies which narrate the life of the people of that region. This one is certainly a masterpiece in tamil cinema. Being a 90s kid each time I watch this movie I am touched and I see my dad through Rajkiran's character.


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