|Madharasapattinam Premiere Show|
Madharasapattinam is a Indian Tamil period drama film that stars Arya and Amy Jackson in the lead roles. Madharasapattinam also stars actors Nasser, Cochin Hanifa, M. S. Bhaskar, Omar, Periya Karuppu Devar, Balaji, in other prominent roles. Madharasapattinam is directed by A. L. Vijay, produced by Kalapathi S.Aghoram, under the banner A.G.S. Madharasapattinam Tamil movie, scintillating music is scored by G.V.Prakash.
The movie begins as an old English woman Amy Wilkinson (Amy Jackson) almost at her death bed in London, wants to come down to Chennai in search of a young man Parithi (Arya) whom she last saw on 15 August, 1947. Almost 60 years from then, she is clueless as she has just a picture of Parithi, which was taken then. The search begins. There are scenes where she recalls her past. It is revealed that Parithi was a valorous dhobi in Madarasapattinam. He revolts against the British officials for they plan to construct a golf course in their dhobikhana.
Amy, daughter of Madras Presidency Governor develops an affinity towards Parithi, who affectionately calls Amy as affectionately as Duraiamma. She is friendly, helpful and the sequence of events leaves romance blossoming between them. Even as they face trouble from the angry White officials, comes 15 August 1947 which brings freedom to India. Amy is forced to go back to England and Parithi fights to hold his sweetheart’s hands, but couldn’t achieve his mission. Cut to present, Duraiamma is back in search of Parithi. Did she realize her mission forms the climax.
The film which was released on a grand premier, with the entire cast & crew present and with the presence of many people from the industry has received positive reviews for this period movie.