Tag: Ilaiyaraaja

Chinna Veedu chinna veedu

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 153/165 – Jaakiratha Jaakiratha Chinna Veedu

Few directors had creative ways of showing their title cards. Singeetham Srinivasa Rao and Kamal gave us Kadhai Kelu Kadhai Kelu, but Bhagyaraj takes elaborate time in unveiling his credits....

/ June 9
ivalthane

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 151/365 – Ivalthane/Emega Bharathi

Now and then, some movies have strong female leads. One of the few actors who did more substantial lead roles was Bhanumathi, and she produced, wrote and directed her movies....

/ June 7
ithu-engal-neethi ithu engal neethi

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 150/365 – Neethi Ithu Engal Neethi

SA Chandrasekhar is known for his anti-establishment movies, and Ithu Engal Neethi was one such movie. It didn’t do well at the box-office, but it had Vijay as a child...

/ June 6
ennai oruvan ennai oruvan

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 149/365 – Ennai Oruvan

When Ilaiyaraaja grew in stature, there were songs written about him. Vaali used his wordplay to glorify his friend – Raja Kaiya Vacha, Raja Rajathi Rajan Indha Raaja are some...

/ June 5
kuyil pattu

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 147/365 – Kuyil Pattu

Raj Kiran’s first movie was En Rasavin Manasile directed by Kasthoori Raja, Dhanush’s father. It was the same reason why Dhanush chose to work with Raj Kiran in his first...

/ May 5
intha porapputhan

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 146/365 – Intha Porapputhan

When Prakash Raj started directing, he went to Ilaiyaraaja to support his stories and their collaboration has given us some wonderful music (3 movies so far). It’s also wonderful to...

/ May 4
yaaradi naan thedum

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – Title Songs – Yaaradi Naan Thedum

Tamil cinema loves sentiments, both on-screen and off-screen. One of the famous sentimental aspect is having Ilaiyaraaja Title song of the movie. In fact, the title song of Karagattakaran mentions...

/ May 3
Ola Kudisaiyile

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 144/365 – Ola Kudisayile

Simple folkish melody is a trademark Ilaiyaraaja and this song is a sweet melody that talks about the class difference between the two lead characters in love. Tirunelveli is a...

/ May 2
zindabad jil jil prema

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 143/365 – Zindabad Jil Jil Prema

I know some of my readers might be wondering why I have been posting random songs without a particular pattern. April is a month A-Z challenge in the blogging world...

/ April 30
kamagni you are my dream

Projekt Ilaiyaraaja Season II – 142/365 – You are my dream (Kamagni)

Kamagni (not to be confused with some of the B-Grade movies from Telugu, Tamil and Telugu) is a directorial venture of cinematographer, Ashok Kumar. It explored the  sexuality of a...

/ April 29