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12 January 2013

Pongal Release Movies

Sri MGR Year 95, 12th January, Saturday

Pongal festival is the only festival MGR celebrated. On this day some of MGR movies were released. Below is the list of MGR movies released on Pongal festival.



Name of the Movie

Year of Release

01 Harishchandra 1944
02 Alibabavum Narpathu Thirudargalum 1956
03 Rani Samyugdha 1962
04 Vettaikaran 1964
05 Enga Veetu Pillai 1965
06 Anbay Vaa 1966
07 Matukkara Velan 1970
08 Maduraiyai Meeta Sundarapandian 1978


In the above list of 8 movies 7 movies are MGR starred as Hero, so we take here only the seven movies (Look number 7 coincidence!).


Number 1: Alibabavum Narpathu Thirudargalum




The first Tamil colour movie is our beloved Leader’s Alibabavum Narpathu Thirudargalum. Produced by Modern theaters and directed by Sundaram the movie was released on Pongal day.


Number 2 : Rani Samyugdha.




Historical story of Rajput clan Prithviraj Chauhan who defeated Mohamed Ghori in the First battle of Tarain (1191) and the love between the Jai Chandra’s daughter Samyugdha.


Duet song from this movie.



Uploaded by Goldtreat.


Number 3 : Vettaikaran




Devar Films Black and White movie (part Cowboy movie) Vettaikaran was released on Pongal Day on 14th January 1964.


The famous philosophical song “Unnai Arinthal”



Uploaded by RVVMGR.


The images are provided by B.S.Raju Editor Olikirathu Urimaikural Magazine.


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