Babu (1971 film)

Directed by A. C. Tirulokchandar
Written by A. L. Narayanan
Screenplay by A. C. Tirulokchandar
Based on Odayil Ninnu by P. Kesavadev
Starring Sivaji Ganesan
Sowcar Janaki
K. Balaji
Vennira Aadai Nirmala
Music by M. S. Viswanathan
Cinematography M. Viswanatha Rai
Edited by R. G. Gop
Cine Bharath
Distributed by AVM Productions
Release dates
  • 18 October 1971 (1971-10-18)
Country India
Language Tamil

Babu is a 1971 Indian Tamil film, directed by A. C. Trilogchander. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Sowcar Janaki and Vennira Aadai Nirmala in lead roles. The film had musical score by M. S. Viswanathan.[1][2][3][4] The film was a remake of Malayalam film Odayil Ninnu, which itself was based on Malayalam writer Kesavadev's novel of the same name.



The music composed by M. S. Viswanathan, while lyrics written by Vaali.[5] G. Dhananjayan in his book Pride of Tamil cinema noted "The songs became hugely popular and contributed to the success of the film".[6]

No. Song Singers Length (m:ss)
1 Varadappa varadappa kanji varadappa T. M. Soundararajan 04:34
2 Idho endan deivam munnale T. M. Soundararajan 03:11


  1. "Babu". Retrieved 2014-08-25.
  2. "Babu". Retrieved 2014-08-25.
  3. "Babu". Retrieved 2014-08-25.
  4. "Babu". Retrieved 2014-08-25.
  5. "Savale Samali Songs". raaga. Retrieved 2014-06-06.
  6. Dhananjayan 2014, p. 227.

External links

This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 10/11/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.