Manadhai Thirudivittai is a 2001 Indian Tamil-language musical comedy film written and directed by newcomer R. D. Narayanamurthy, starring Prabhu Deva, Kausalya and newcomer Gayatri Jayaraman, and also stars both Vadivelu, Vivek being their most recent collaboration in Tamil films. The film, which has music scored by Yuvan Shankar Raja, released on 14 November 2001 and met with average results at the box office. However, the film was nonetheless dubbed into Telugu and released as Manasuna Manasai in 2005. The film successfully ran for 100 days.
Deva and Shruti study in the same college. Deva falls for Shruti and tries to win her with the help of his friend, Steve. One day, Shruti cheats and embarrasses Deva with the name of love which hurts him very deeply. Later, she understands his love and proposes to him. After some time, he meets his friend, Ashok on the road and goes to his house. There he meets Indu, Ashok's fierce sister. He gets impressed with Indu's voice and asks her to sing in his band. He tries to befriend Indu, but she complains to the police that he is eve-teasing her. The police take him to the police station and thrash him. This makes Shruti very angry and she goes to Ashok's house and shouts at Indu for her mannerless behaviour towards men and also her boyfriend. Ashok and Deva come and stop the argument between both the ladies. When Ashok realises that Shruti is still angry, he opens up a story which reveals why Indu behaves in sucha way. Indu is revealed to have been drugged and raped during her college tour. Thereafter, no one questions her about the bad incident anymore.
|author||R. D. Narayanamurthy|
|director||R. D. Narayanamurthy|
|editor||B. Lenin V. T. Vijayan|
|keywords||act best friend big heart call girl drug engage morning on the road police station unsent letter walk wed|
|musicBy||Yuvan Shankar Raja|
|producer||K. R. Gangadharan|
|productionCompany||KRG Movies International|
|theme||musical comedy romantic comedy|