Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen

Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen

Unnidathil Ennai Koduthen is a 1998 Indian Tamil-language romantic drama film written and directed by Vikraman. It stars Karthik and Roja, with Ajith Kumar, Ramesh Khanna, Moulee, Sathyapriya, Fathima Babu, and Madhan Bob play other supporting roles. It was Karthik's 100th film. The film released on August 1998 and won critical acclaim. It was a huge commercial success at the box office by running for more than 200 days turned to be a blockbuster. It was also considered one of the best Tamil films of 1998. Following the film's box office success it was remade in Telugu, Kannada, Bengali and Oriya languages.


Selvam (Karthik) and his friend Bhaskar (Ramesh Khanna) are petty thieves, who live their life stealing stuff from people. One day, they are assigned a job to steal a Ganesh Idol from the temple, for a man who had just moved into a new house, citing prosperity as a reason. The friends succeed in stealing the idol but are spotted by the people who start chasing them. They hide in a house and encounter Radha (Roja). Radha is a maid in the house and is looking after the owners’ 3 children while the adults are away on pilgrimage tour. Radha and the kids lock the two of them in a room and order them to do stuff for 3 days. Radha, while spending time alone in the house with the guys, realise that they are not bad after all and develops a soft corner for Selvam and he in return, falls for her. The guys are released after 3 days, the day the owners are to return.