An embarrassed Sarathkumar explained that he was taken by surprise and that he never expected Jayalalithaa to give it to the channel for telecast. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tamil-language films films Indian films Tamil films remade in other languages Films directed by K. The tagline Nattamai, theerpa maathi sollu Chieftain, change your judgement became popular after release. Sarath Kumar was then signed for as the lead. The success of the film inspired similar themes about village chieftain.
Ravikumar approached Kushboo for Nattamai’s wife role, initially she hesitated as in most part of the film she had to look old, except in a brief flashback.
A flashback is shown where Ponnambalam’s father kills Shanmugam’s father Vijayakumarfollowing which Ponnambalam’s family is expelled from the village.
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Tamil-language films films Indian films Tamil films remade in other languages Films directed by K. Ponnambalam tries to kill Nattamai but gets killed by Manorama.
The teacher was actually killed by Ponnambalam, with plans of trapping Pasupathi in the natgamai. However, this caused a furore in the film industry as the producer R.
He is widely respected by everyone for his genuineness. Choudary threatened action against Sarathkumar for misusing a tape given to him for personal viewing. Nattamai has been parodied and referenced many times. Vizha – Tunes that will touch a chord” — via www.
The film became a blockbuster among Deepavali releases and completed a day run at the box office. He nahtamai with his wife Lakshmi Kushboo and brother Pasupathi R. It is considered to be one of the most popular Tamil films of the s and in general.
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This page was last edited on 27 Januaryat Scenes from the film was parodied in Shiva starrer Thamizh PadamPonnambalam who did the negative role in the original film had appeared as village chieftain in this film. Nattamai Directed by K. SarathkumarMeena and Kushboo in the lead roles. Vijayakumar’s portrayal of village chieftain received critical acclaim and he went on to be typecasted with similar characters in later films. Village Chief is a Indian Tamil family drama film directed by K.
Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved 29 January Pasupathi is married to Meena Meena. The film gave breakthrough in the career of Sarathkumar and the actor did similar films – SuryavamsamNatpukkagaMaayiDiwan and Ayyaa which featured him in double roles in the backdrop of village.
Owing to its success, the film was remade in Telugu as Pedarayudu It was remade in Kannada as Simhadriya Simha Films directed by K. The success of the film inspired similar themes about village chieftain. It became a trendsetter for many films in later years.
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Sarath Kumar was then signed for as the lead. Retrieved from ” https: Ashok 10 November Nattamai was released on 2 Novemberduring Diwali. A new teacher Ranicomes to the village and everyone suspects an illegitimate relationship between her and Pasupathi.
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The film became the fourth collaboration between Ravikumar and Sarathkumar. Ravikumar Produced by R. In his early days as an actor, R. An embarrassed Sarathkumar explained that he was taken by surprise and that he never expected Jayalalithaa to give it to the channel for telecast. There is a long-standing enmity between Nattamai and his paternal cousin Ponnambalam.
Ponnambalam’s mother Manorama is Nattamai’s paternal aunt.
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The Goundamani – Senthil comic duo was one of the most popular aspects of the film. The Times of India. She asked him whom he will cast if she denies, Ravikumar said he will approach veteran actress Lakshmithis made Kusbhoo to take up this role.
Finally, Manorama informs the truth to Nattamai, which shocks him. It was also remade in Hindi as Bulandi One day, the teacher gets killed along with a death note mentioning Pasupathi as the reason behind her death, following which Nattamai expels Pasupathi out of the village.