Padmini Pictures Ayirathil Oruvan was released in 1965. Jayalalitha as MGR’s heroine. Due to the huge response by the crowd this pair continued to act together for nearly 27 films.
Ayirathil Oruvan was a 100 days film depicting the life of Slaves and atrocities of the Dictator. And how MGR acted as a Doctor liberates his motherland.
This movie was released again two months back in Chennai City. Though the print was not good the cinema halls were crowded.
Pictures below represents the participation of MGR Fans in several Theatres in Chennai city.
The film distributors had erected captivating cut outs and digital banners and spent lavishly in film advertisement, daily big sized ad was placed in Daily Thanthi which I had uploaded in my previous blog.
Images represents the participation of MGR fans in several theatres in Chennai City. Captivating cut outs and Banners are kept by the film distributors.
Not only MGR fans kept various Banners and garlanded them, Actor Sathayaraj has kept a banner to MGR in Kamala Theatre.
Some of the celebrations of Fans when MGR appears in the Song “Yen endra Kelvi”
Note the Fans hands.
Fans rushing to the screen to touch MGR image.
Images courtesy by Ponmanachemmal Sri MGR Bakthargal Trust, Chennai – Yukesh Babu and Sathya.