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1. What is the First bi-langual(Telugu Songs & Tamil Dialogue) talkie
movie's name?

'KALIDAS' released in 1931.

2. What is the unique of Shanthi Theatre situated in Anna Salai, Chennai?

'THE FIRST FULLY AIRCONDITIONED THEATRE OF SOUTH INDIA'.

3. Which is the First Tamil film made in full length colour?

T.R. Sundaram's 'ALIBABA AND FORTY THIEVES'(M.G.R. was Hero).

4. Which is the biggest Motion Picture Studio in South East Asia?

'VIJAYA-VAUHINI' (Now converted as Vijaya Hospital, Seshamahal).

5. What is Sivachandran's(Lakshmi's husband) first Tamil Movie?

'PATTINA PRAVESAM'.

6. 'Rail' Radhika had won the Indira Gandhi Award for her best direction
of a movie, what is the name of the movie?

'MEENDUM ORU KADHAL KATHAI'.

Note: Many readers wrote in to remind us that it was Pratap Pothen and not Radhika who directed this movie! Thanks for correcting us!!

7. Shivaji Ganesan has taken all kind of roles in his movies. But he refused to act in a tamil movie a remake of Telugu super hit. What is the film name? (Tips: Telugu movie's hero Dr.A. Nageswara Rao)

'DEVADAS'.

8. What is the movie name of South India's First Silent Movie?

'KEECHAKAVADHAM' released in 1917.


P.M. Sundaravaradhan


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