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 Sound Track Title: Nayakan
 Starring: Kamal, Saranya
 Movie Director: Mani Ratnam
 Music Director: Ilaiyaraja
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The film was nominated by India as its entry for the Best Foreign Language Film for the Academy Awards in 1987. In 2005, Time Magazine included Nayagan in its "All-Time 100 Best Films" list.

The film was dubbed in Telugu under the title Nayakudu. It was remade in Hindi cinema as Dayavan in 1988, with Vinod Khanna playing the part of Saktivelu and with Feroz Khan and Madhuri Dixit the roles of Selvam and Neela. A Hindi dubbed version of the film was released as Velu Nayakan in 1999.

Sakthivelu Nayakar (Kamal Haasan), the protagonist, is born to an anti-government union leader. The child, Velu, is tricked by the police into locating his father, and then witnesses his father's death in a police shootout. Then...  [ More ]

Nee Oru  Kaadhal Sangeetham Mano, K.S. Chitra
Thenpaandi  Cheemayile Thea Ilaiyaraja, Kamal
Nila Adhu Vaanathumele Pall Ilaiyaraja
Andhi  Mazhai  Megam Thnga T.L. Maharajan, Chorus
Naan Sirithal Deepawali  Naal Jamuna Rani, Rajeswari