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Unnal Mudiyum Thambi (1988)

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Udhayamoorthi (Kamal Haasan), son of an orthodox Carnatic Musician, Marthandam Pillai, voices for social causes against his father's will and in a way gains the trust of local people and brings self-awareness in neighboring villages.

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Udhayamoorthi
Seetha Parthiban ...
Kamalam
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Marthandam Pillai
Janagaraj
Manorama
Meesai Murugesan
Ramaswamy V.K
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Udhayamoorthi (Kamal Haasan), son of an orthodox Carnatic Musician, Marthandam Pillai, voices for social causes against his father's will and in a way gains the trust of local people and brings self-awareness in neighboring villages.

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excellent
16 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

great direction, great acting and what i call "MUSIC" illayaraja is god.

this movie had strong characters, very good direction and a great message told very effectively.

Kamal plays the son of a great singer (played well by gemini ganesan). He does not like to follow his family traditions blindly and becomes kind of a rebel within the family.

he has some ideas about how a society should be and shares the same with sita (his girl friend). he decides to inculcate some values in the people around him and make the place around him a better place to live in.

great movie, the songs rock thumbs up


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