|Engal Thanga Raja|
|Directed by||V. B. Rajendra Prasad|
|Story by||P. Chinnappa Reddy|
|Produced by||V. B. Rajendra Prasad|
|Cinematography||S. Venkata Rathnam|
|Edited by||A. Sanjeevi|
P.S. Prakash Rao
|Music by||K. V. Mahadevan|
Jagapathy Art Pictures
|Distributed by||Sivaji Films|
Engal Thanga Raja (transl. Our precious king) is a 1973 Indian Tamil-language film, directed and produced by V. B. Rajendra Prasad. The film stars Sivaji Ganesan, Manjula and Sowcar Janaki. It is a remake of the 1972 Telugu film Manavudu Danavudu, and loosely adapts the 1886 novel Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson.
The music was composed by K. V. Mahadevan, with lyrics by Kannadasan. The song "Iravukkum Pagalukkum" became hugely popular.
|"Samy Ilum Samy Ithu"||P. Susheela||04:04|
|"Kalayana Aasaivantha"||T. M. Soundararajan, P. Susheela||04:05|
|"Muthangal Nooru"||T. M. Soundararajan, L. R. Eswari||03:13|
|"Karpa Maanama"||T. M. Soundararajan||03:57|
|"Iravukkum Pagalukkum"||T. M. Soundararajan, P. Susheela||03:50|
|"Iraiva Iraiva Kodiyil Oruvan"||P. Susheela||04:01|
Kanthan of Kalki said the story was being driven by Janaki. The film ran for over 100 days in theatres.
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