Chinna Thambi

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  • 1991
  • 2 hr 30 min
  • 6.7  (227)

Chinna Thambi is a Tamil-language romantic drama film released in 1991. The movie is directed by P. Vasu, who has also worked on hit films like Chandramukhi and Chandramukhi 2. The film stars Prabhu, one of the prominent actors of Tamil cinema, and Kushboo, who was one of the most popular actresses of the era. The film also features Aachi Manorama, one of the most respected actresses in the Tamil film industry.

The story of Chinna Thambi revolves around the character played by Kushboo, a rich and spoiled girl who lives with her father, played by Jaiganesh, a wealthy businessman. She leads a carefree life and is used to getting whatever she wants. However, her life takes a turn when she meets Prabhu, a simple and humble guy from a rural town. Prabhu is working in Kushboo's father's estate as a caretaker of the cattle.

At first, Kushboo finds Prabhu amusing and childish. She even makes fun of him and his simple ways. However, Prabhu sees the good in Kushboo and begins to show her kindness and care. Slowly but surely, Kushboo begins to see the beauty in Prabhu's simplicity and falls in love with him. However, their love is not accepted by Kushboo's father, who believes that Prabhu is not the right match for his daughter.

Despite the challenges, Prabhu and Kushboo continue to love each other, and their bond becomes stronger. However, things take an unexpected turn when Kushboo's father arranges her marriage to a wealthy man from the city. The rest of the story is about how Prabhu fights to win Kushboo's love and convince her father to accept their relationship.

The film is known for its beautiful and soulful music composed by Ilaiyaraaja, one of the legendary music directors of Indian cinema. The songs are still popular among Tamil audiences, and many of them have become classics. The film's cinematography by Ashok Kumar captures the beauty of the countryside and the simplicity of the characters.

Overall, Chinna Thambi is a heart-warming love story that celebrates the beauty of simplicity and innocence. The performances of the lead actors, Prabhu and Kushboo, are impressive, and they have excellent onscreen chemistry. Aachi Manorama, who plays the role of Prabhu's grandmother, adds a touch of humor to the film and showcases her acting prowess.

The film was a commercial success at the box office and is considered a classic in Tamil cinema. It is a timeless love story that has stood the test of time and continues to be popular among audiences of all ages.

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    2 hr 30 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.7  (227)