Ullasa Paravaigal is a Tamil language movie starring Kamal Haasan in the lead role of the protagonist. The movie has evergreen songs that are murmured even today. The movie was a hit at the box office. This film has been dubbed into Telugu as Prema Pichi and in Hindi as Do Dil Deewane.
Ravi is in denial about his mental health as a result of the death of his girlfriend. His father and friend Raju played by Suruli Rajan hatch a plan to take him overseas to get him treatment for his illness. He meets his childhood friend Nirmala Rati Agnihotri. With the help of Nirmala and Raju, Ravi gets better.
The second half of the film deals with how Ravi’s uncle tries to kill him to get his hands on his fortune and how Ravi overcomes his uncle. The film is famous for its songs some of which are considered Ilaiyaraaja’s masterpieces including Deiveega Raagam, Azhagu Aayiram and Germaniyin Senthen Malare.
Rati Agnihotri played heroine’s role. Major Sundarajan played the role of Kamal Haasan’s father.
Directed by C. V. Rajendran
Produced by S. P. Thamizharasi
Written by Panchu Arunachalam
Starring Kamal Haasan, Rati Agnihotri, Deepa, Major Sundararajan, Suruli Rajan
Music by Ilaiyaraaja
Cinematography Ashok Kumar
Edited by N. M. Victor
Production S. P. T. Films
Distributed by S. P. T. Films
Release dates 7 March 1980
Running time 126 minutes