Karnan is the super hit film scripted by AS Nagarajan and directed by BR Panthulu. The film bankrolled by Panthulu under Padmini Pictures has
Sivaji Ganesan, “N T Rama Rao,” “
Devika,” MV Rajamma, SA Ashokan and “
Muthuraman” in the star cast. MS Viswanathan – Ramamoorthy composed the music. Karnan speaks about the Mahabharata character Karnan, the son of Kunti Devi. Karnan was abandoned by his mother, as she was unmarried when he was born. Karnan and Duryodhana’s friendship is one among the highly spoken friendships, to date.
Sivaji played Karnan and brought the real Karnan in front of us. The film released in 1964 had been digitized and re-released in 2012. Now, the film has been getting ready to be screened in GK Cinemas Chennai with 4k projection in Dolby Atmos with 4D SRL Sound System. From tomorrow, 22nd March 2019, the film will be screened in two shows daily, 6:30 pm and 10 pm.