Abhimanyu (1948)

India, 1948
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, Tamil

An Indian fantasy film directed by M. Somasundaram and A. Kasilingam.

Plot Summary

The story of the Pandava prince Abhimanyu from the Mahabharatha.

Credits

Crew
Directors: M. Somasundaram, A. Kasilingam
Jupiter Pictures
Dialogue: A.S.A. Sami, M. Karunanidhi
Director of Photography: W.R. Subbarao
Editor: A. Kasilingam
Songs: S.M. Subbaiah Naidu, C.R. Subburaman
Lyrics: Papanasam Sivan, Bhoomi Palakadas, Sundaravathiyar
Playback Singer: Tiruchi Loganathan
Art Directors: P.P. Choudhry, M.P. Kuttiyappu
Choreographer: Vedantam Raghavaiah

Cast
M.G. Ramachandran (Arjuna)
S.M. Kumaresan (Abhimanyu)
M.R. Santhanalakshmi (Subhadra)
M.G. Chakrapani (Balarama)
Narasimma bharathi (Krishna)
M.N. Nambiar
U.R. Jeevarathnam (Vatsala)
Pulimoottai Ramasamy (Katodhgaja)
C.T. Rajakantham
D. Balasubramaniam (Duryodhana)
S.V. Subbaiah (Sakuni)
M.R. Santhanam (Indra)
M.S S. Bhagyam

References

Books
Reference Guide to Fantastic Films by Walt Lee p.2 – credits