Thaai Sollai Thattadhe is a 1961 Tamil language movie directed by M. A. Thirumugam. The film features M. G. Ramachandran and B. Saroja Devi in lead roles. Produced by Sandow M. M. A. Chinnappa Thevar, had musical score by K. V. Mahadevan and was released on Diwali 1961. The film was blockbuster at box-office and ran for 140 days all over Tamil Nadu.
Thai Sollai Thattathe highlights the values of a mothers teaching and what wrong can happen if a child goes against his mother. Raju (MGR) is an honest police inspector working hard to bring down a group of thieves. While on his mission he crosses paths with Vijaya (Saroja Devi) and they both fall in love. But things take an unfortunate turn when Raju realizes the criminal he is hunting is none than his brother Mohan (S. A. Ashokan). What happens next forms the crux of the story.
Directed by M. A. Thirumugam
Produced by Sandow M. M. A. Chinnappa Thevar
Written by Aaroor Dass
Story by Aaroor Dass
Starring M. G. Ramachandran, B. Saroja Devi, M. R. Radha, P. Kannamba, S. A. Ashokan
Music by K. V. Mahadevan
Cinematography C. V. Murthy
Edited by M. A. Thirumugam, M. G. Balu Rao & M. A. Mariappan
Production Devar Films
Distributed by Devar Films
Release dates 7 November 1961
Running time 152 mins