| 16 June 2000|Appu (2000 film) Wikipedia
Appu is a 2000 Tamil romantic thriller film directed by Vasanth. The movie stars Prashanth, Devayani and Prakash Raj. The music is by Deva. The film was a remake of Hindi film Sadak.
Appu (Prashanth) is a taxi driver in Mumbai. Appu had a sister (Eashwari Rao) who committed suicide as her husband sold her to a brothel for money. One day, Appu meets Sita (Devayani) and develops affection immediately. But Sita is also sold by her uncle to a brothel managed by a eunuch Maharani (Prakash Raj) as he is unable to repay his debt. Appu decides to save Sita from brothel and in the meantime, he finds out that his sister was also sold to the same brothel managed by Maharani and decides to take revenge. Love blossoms between Appu and Sita. Appu loses his friend Mano (Vignesh) and his lover Pooja (Kaveri) as they both get killed by Maharani. Finally Appu kills Maharani and unites with Sita.Prashanth as Appu
Devayani as Sita
Prakash Raj as Eunuch Maharani
Ramesh Khanna as Chidambaram
Vignesh as Mano
Kaveri as Pooja
Eashwari Rao as Appu's sister
Vietnam Veedu Sundaram
During production, the film was briefly titled as Surya before being renamed to Appu.
The film score and the soundtrack were composed by film composer Deva. The soundtrack, released in 2000, features 5 tracks.