Director B. R. Panthulu
|Release date 29 June 1957|
Thangamalai Ragasiyam (Tamil: தங்கமலை ரகசியம்; English: Secret of Golden mountain) is a Tamil language mystery - adventure - fantasy film starring Sivaji Ganesan, T. R. Rajakumari and Jamuna in the lead roles. The film was released in 1957. B. R. Panthulu, famous Kannada actor debuted as director in this film and simultaneously made in Kannada language and released as Rathnagiri Rahasya. The song "Ihalogame" was shot in colour but is not available in colour to the public domain. The cencor certificate says that this film is Partly Coloured.
Sivaji Ganesan plays the role of a prince who is separated from his parents by his father's foe at a very young age. He grew up as a ferocious and vicious cavemen. Then he meets Jamuna, who by her word of love and affection turns Sivaji for good. Both set out to find the secret of Thangamalai to find and save Sivaji's parents.
The music was composed by T. G. Lingappa. Lyrics by Ku. Ma. Balasubramaniam & Ku. Sa. Krishnamoorthy. Playback singers are T. M. Soundararajan, V. N. Sundharam, S. C. Krishnan, P. Leela, Jikki, P. Suseela, Soolamangalam Rajalakshmi, A. P. Komala, A. G. Rathnamala & K. Rani.
ReferencesThangamalai Ragasiyam Wikipedia
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