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Moondram Pirai (1982)

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.

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Balu Mahendra

Writer:

Balu Mahendra (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Kamal Haasan ... Srinivas / Seenu
Sridevi ... Bhagyalakshmi / Viji
Poornam Vishwanathan Poornam Vishwanathan ... Srinivas's Boss
Silk Smitha ... Boss's Wife (as Smitha)
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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.

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

19 February 1982 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Vasantha Kokila See more »

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Production Co:

Sathyajothi Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Remade into Hindi as Sadma (1983). See more »

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Remade as Sadma (1983) See more »

Soundtracks

Kannae Kalai
Performed by K.J. Yesudas
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Good, but too sober
8 November 2005 | by murali83See all my reviews

This movie is amazing example of great direction, acting and a definition of how a background score should be. Songs are out of the world. Kamal and Sridevi screen chemistry beats it all.

Sridevi plays a teenage girl who is affected by loss of memory and she falls a prey to some evil elements of the society and lands up as a tart. Kamal sees here there and decides to help her.

From there starts this poetic beauty. K.J Yesudas is God!!!!!! he gave probably his best voice ever (exempt Sindhu Bhairavi) in Moondram Pirai. People who want to see love and its emanation, please watch this. this is not a movie where people meet a couple of times and say "i love u".

i am not a big fan of romantic movies, but this one is too good (for one this is not a romantic movie, its a different class and genre)


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