Yet another classic to be digitally remastered - Meendum Kokila to release on Kamal Hassan birthday


The number of movies that are digitized and released are increasing these days. Classic movies like MGR's AAYIRATHIL ORUVAN and Sivaji Ganesan's KARNAN were digitally remastered and re-released on theaters which got a huge reception among fans. Later the digitized version of Rajinikanth's BAASHA and Kamal Hassan's VETRI VIZHA were released recently. Both these movies which got released recently was received quite well by the fans and it has encouraged more such attempts. The works for digitizing Kamal's AALAVANDHAN is also currently underway. Now as per reports, the digitally remastered version of MEENDUM KOKILA is also planned for a re-release for Kamal Hassan's birthday.

The film MEENDUM KOKILA was a family drama which got released in 1981. The film which had Kamal Hassan playing the lead has Sridevi and Deepa playing important roles. Kamal played the role of a married man who develops an infatuation towards an actress (Deepa). Sridevi played the role of Kamal Hassan's wife who fights to win her husband back. The film which was directed by GN Rangarajan had music composed by Illayaraja. The film was a huge success in the box-office and the song 'Chinnanjiru Vayathil' went on to become an evergreen melody. With the movie getting digitally remastered for a re-release on the Kamal Hassan's birthday, fans are quite excited as it is one of the popular movie of the star.