"Kadhalukku Mariyadai" is one of classic movie of Vijay. Vijay brings to surface the soft nature of the love.
Jeeva loves Mini but her three brothers end up beating him every time he meets her. The couple decides to elope against their parents' wishes.
Movie : Kaadhalukku Mariyaadai (Respect for Love)
Year : 1997
Banner : Murugan Cine Arts
Cast : Vijay, Shalini, Sivakumar, Srividya, Manivannan, Kaka Radhakrishnan, Radha Ravi, Thalaivasal Vijay
Music : Ilaiyaraaja
Lyrics : Pazhani Bharathi
Story-Screenplay : Fazil
Dialogue : Gokula Krishna
Direction : Fazil
Producer : Oscar Viswanathan Ravichandran
Genre : Romance, Drama
Runtime : 164 min
Release Date : 19 December 1997
- Anamorphic Widescreen Enhanced (16:9) DVD
- English Subtitles
- Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
- DVD Text
- Jacket Picture
- NTSC - All Regions
- Interactive Menus of Songs & Scenes for Easy Access
Jeevanandhan "Jeeva" (Vijay) is a very rich young man. Although his parents (Sivakumar and Srividhya) want him to settle down, he goes to another city to do his MBA and stays with friends. During this time, he meets Mini (Shalini) and they fall in love. She reciprocates his feelings, but trouble comes in the form of her tyrannical trio of brothers (Raatha Ravi, Thalaivasal Vijay and Shaji Khan) who are over-protective of their little sister and take an irrational dislike to Jeeva. They show hostility towards Jeeva and conflicts arise within the households and the couple decides to elope, they go to Kesavan's Hometown and Manivannan refuge them before the Proposed Wedding. Jeeva tries to convince his mother one last time and in vain. On the day of the wedding both realize they miss their families. They decide to return home, relinquishing their feelings, and the families are happy and take them back. Jeeva's Mom wants to see Mini so that she can get a better wife for her son and goes to meet Mini. Initially reluctant to welcome them, the brothers hesitate, but their mother welcomes them, ultimately their families accept their love, and they are reunited.