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Nam Iruvar

  • Genres: Political Drama, Romantic Drama, Drama


Soon after the lifting of wartime censorship, Tamil filmmaker A.V. Meiyappan directed this political melodrama rift with nationalistic imagery, adapted from a popular play by S.V. Sahasranamam which was in turn adapted from the 1936 film Iru Sahodarargal. Opening on the birthday of renown Tamil poet and freedom fighter, the film follows the adventures of a shady black market operator and his two grown sons, Jayakumar (B.R. Panthulu) and Sukumar (T.R. Mahalingam). Sukumar in particular is an unemployed...more