Down 26,032 this week

Julie Ganapathy (2003)

Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.8/10 from 44 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot


0Check in

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 837 titles
created 10 Jul 2011
list image
a list of 25 titles
created 05 Aug 2011
list image
a list of 316 titles
created 27 Apr 2012
list image
a list of 589 titles
created 14 Sep 2012
a list of 107 titles
created 15 Oct 2012

Related Items

Search for "Julie Ganapathy" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Julie Ganapathy (2003)

Julie Ganapathy (2003) on IMDb 5.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Julie Ganapathy.

User Polls

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Misery (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A famous novelist is "rescued" from a car crash by an obsessed fan.

Director: Rob Reiner
Stars: James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The Bride continues her quest of vengeance against her former boss and lover Bill, the reclusive bouncer Budd and the treacherous, one-eyed Elle.

Director: Quentin Tarantino
Stars: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Michael Madsen
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Director: Balu Mahendra
Stars: Kamal Hassan, Ramesh Aravind, Kovai Sarala
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A young woman regresses to childhood after suffering a head injury in a car crash. Lost, she ends up trapped at a brothel before being rescued by a lonely school teacher who falls in love with her.

Director: Balu Mahendra
Stars: Kamal Hassan, Sridevi, Poornam Vishwanathan
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A comedy of errors with identical quadruplets, separated at birth, coming together as adults.

Director: Singeetham Srinivasa Rao
Stars: Kamal Hassan, Khushboo, Urvashi
Nandha (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Nandha kills his father in the confusion that follows when his mother discovers her husband's philandering. Nandha is packed off to juvenile prison, leaving behind his deaf and dumb mother ... See full summary »

Director: Bala
Stars: Suriya, Laila, Raj Kiran
Roja (1992)
Crime | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Roja lives in a Tamil village, and her sister is about to marry a man from the city, who decides to marry Roja instead and gets a job assignment in Kashmir, where some militants decide to kidnap them.

Director: Mani Ratnam
Stars: Arvind Swamy, Madhoo, Pankaj Kapur
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The story is set in a rural area around Madurai, in the village called Parithiyur. Paruthiveeran (Karthi) is a country brash, He is often arrested for petty crimes. His one ambition in life... See full summary »

Director: Ameer Sultan
Stars: Karthi, Priyamani, Saravanan
Thalapathi (1991)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Surya (Rajnikanth) is an orphan raised in a slum. He finds a friend in the local Godfather (Mamooty). They rule the town and forms a parallel government. Things are well until new district ... See full summary »

Director: Mani Ratnam
Stars: Mammootty, Rajnikanth, Shobana
Pudhu Pettai (2006)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Story about a how high school kid enter into gang as drug dealer slowly rising into gang leader and entering into political world.

Director: K. Selvaraghavan
Stars: Dhanush, Sneha, Sonia Agarwal


Credited cast:
Ramya Krishnan ...
(as Ramya Krishna)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Amarasigamani ...
Delhi Ganesh


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis




Release Date:

1 February 2003 (India)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


See  »

Did You Know?


Version of Misery (1990) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Saritha and Jayram are that fine high grade black pepper which adds flavor to this movie
1 July 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Julie Ganapathy (Saritha) is an individual of questionable sanity who happens to be an ardent fan of a popular television series by the name of Manga. Over the years, Julie has grown to identify herself with the lead character in this serial. The author of series Balamurugan (Jayaram) leaves his home for a few days to be alone to write the last few episodes of ''Manga''. On his way back home after completing his work, his vehicle meets with an accident which leaves him seriously injured and crippled. Julie rescues the man and takes him home. But little did he know that Julie is not as normal as she appears to be. Julie is an emotionally unstable woman who is deliriously obsessed with the character in Bala's story. This drives her to the point of insanity. Julie asks Bala to allow her to read the last episodes that he had just completed. Bala is left with little choice but to let her read the script. Over the next few days she reads the story and finds the ending not to her liking. She forces him to re-write the ending by various means. The rest of the film is about his struggle, torture and adventure to escape from the clutches of his crazed captor. Brilliant story and a fine plot, but no credits to Mr. Balu Mahendra, who, in fact, does claim writing credits for this film. I always try hard not to compare our films with their films. But Mr. Mahendra leaves me little choice. Misery is a modern horror classic by Steven King. The book was later produced into a successful film starring Kathy Bates and James Caan in 1990. The motive behind the production of this film is what actually puzzles me: This film will not be a blockbuster simply because it lacks the blockbuster Formula: There are no pretty lasses running around. No romance. And the hero doesn't even walk on two legs. And yes Ramya Krishnan does dance around in a wet sari. Neither the film nor the screenplay is an original work of art, hence cannot even be judged for its literary quality. So in short this film cannot claim aesthetic nor commercial excellence. I would like to know what motivated this celebrated film director to ''write'', edit and direct this film after almost five years of silence. Can we call this a good adaptation of Misery? I am afraid not. In the process of Indianising Misery, Balu Mahendra invents an extra character to the story which manages to ruin the otherwise perfect story. Julie's father 'leaves her alone to travel to the US. A father leaving his mentally ill daughter alone in the house with a revolver and a hunting rifle does sounds a bit odd to me. In King's novel there are no such characters to worry about.

2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Julie Ganapathy (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: