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Rāmaccantiran̲, Em. Ji 1917-1987

Overview
Works: 127 works in 157 publications in 4 languages and 574 library holdings
Genres: Drama 
Roles: Actor, Director
Classifications: DS485.M28, 791.4372
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Tantai Periyār mutal Puraṭcit talaivar Em. Ji. Ār. varai by Ē. Kē Vilvam ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in Tamil and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Study of the programs, policies, and the politics of Tamil Nadu, beginning with E.V. Ramaswami Naicker, 1878-1973, founder of the Dravida Kazhagam, to M.G. Ramachandran, b. 1917, chief minister of Tamil Nadu, and founder of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, political party
An̲pē vā Anbe vaa ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Tamil and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kavalkaran ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Tamil and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodramatic story of murder, attempted poisoning, secret identities, and foreign gold, with numerous fight scenes and some musical numbers. Includes previews of additional films in color
Anbe vaa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in Tamil and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One of MGR's biggest hits. The film narrates the adventures of MGR coming back to his palatial mansion to discover that it has been let out to pretty Saroja by his servant. After discovering this, MGR decides to play up to this game as a poor servant himself
Mantiri Kumāri ( Visual )
in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ulakam cur̲r̲um vālipan̲ Ulagam sutrum vaaliban ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
MGR plays scientist Murugan and police detective Raju. Murugan has invented a secret formula which can destroy the world. A rival scientist, Bairavan (Asokan), tries to cajole Murugan into selling the formula to a rival government. Bairavan kidnaps Murugan and Murugan's brother, Rajo goes around the world to look for his missing brother as well as to prevent the formula from falling into the wrong hands
Arasa kattalai ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A poor but principled man, angered by the killing of his grandfather by royal forces, decides to put an end to the atrocities by killing the king. Although he fails and is caught, he causes the remorseful king to change. He then becomes the next king, but must fight enemies within the court as well as a neighboring kingdom
Tiruṭạte Thirudathe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
MGR plays a street-smart thief, who falls in love with a woman he rescues from crooks. On one occasion, he steals a bundle of cash that leads the loser to his own death. This causes MGR to try and reform, but it may be too late - the man whose death he is responsible for turns out to be closely related to him
Ul̲aikkum karaṅkaḷ Uzaikkum karangal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social drama
Adimai penn ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Melodrama about warring princes with themes of revenge, slavery, violence, and brutality. Includes musical numbers
Naan yen piranthen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of a man dedicated to his family, encounters personal problems and complications in his job
Rickshawkaran ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Tamil and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The hero MGR is a rickshawman by profession. The heroine Manjula is a college student and she comes to the slums to see her mother, Padmini who lives there. She meets MGR over there and they both fall in love with each other. Asokan is the friend of Major Sundarajan, who is a judge and guardian of Manjula. Asokan brings to the notice of Major Sudarajan that she is visiting the slums often to see her mother, he is shocked for he realises that Manjula is his daughter. MGR brings about the reconciliation between Manjula, Major Sundarajan and Padmini
Mīrā Meera ( Visual )
in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Teyvat tāy ; Vēṭṭaikkāran̲ Deiva thai ; Vettaikaran ( Visual )
in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Rikṣākkāran̲ Rickshawkaran ( Visual )
in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Kūṇṭukkiḷi ( Visual )
in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Man̲n̲āti Man̲n̲an̲ ( Visual )
in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Rickshawkaran ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
MGR has always portrayed the downtrodden in all his films. In this one, he plays an uneducated rickshaw puller who meets with a rich college girl and falls in love. Obviously there is enormous opposition when the young girl decides to run away and stay with MGR. But MGR wants his marriage to be a legal one with the approval of the elders
Ul̲aikkum karaṅkaḷ Uzhaikum karangal ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Tamil and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Social drama
Ātma pariṇāma yōgaṃ by Em. Ji Rāmaccantiran̲ ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Telugu and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Em. Ji. Ār.
Em. Ji. Ār., 1917-1987
M. G. R.
M. G. R., 1917-1987
M. G. Ramachandran
MGR 1917-1987
Rāmacandra, Em. Ji.
Rāmacandra, Em. Ji., 1917-1987
Rāmaccantiraṉ, M. G.
Rāmaccantiran̲, M. G., 1917-1987
Ramachandran, M. G.
Ramachandran, M. G., 1917-
Ramachandran, M. G. 1917-1987
ராமச்சந்திரன், எம். ஜி., 1917-1987
Languages
Tamil (50)
English (10)
Telugu (3)
Malayalam (1)
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