our films song and dance occupy an important position.
Yet, there have only been a few films which have
celebrated classical dance in a manner befitting
its dignity. Salangai oli stands out for its impeccable
presentation of all that is beautiful in dance
and dancer’s creativity.
is the master of romances. His love stories have
a strong thematic content to match the romantic
elements. He has always strived to give a meaningful
face to the apparently mundane mush in love.
every great film, we get an impression which lingers
much after the film is over. In Dalapathi, although
good ultimately prevails over evil, the journey
is portrayed with the obstacles and difficulties.
That is the greatest plus for the film.
today’s world, where youngsters have more
freedom to choose their life partners, Mounaragam
may seem anachronistic. Yet, it is a film to be
watched to understand the nuances of a good and
is an important film in the careers of KB and
Ilayaraja. Ilayaraja had been known to be the
master of rustic, folksy tunes and his remarkable
genius with classical music was brought to the
fore by the matchless KB.