Many films can come and go in this vast cinematic world but only few films have created history. One among them is M.G.R’s Rickshawkaran. Well packed with Action, Love, Comedy and Sentiment, the film ‘Rickshawkaran’ not only hit the box office but also bagged the ‘Best Actor of Tamilnadu’ - ‘Bharath’ award for M.G.R. The film the 1971 film ‘Rickshawkaran’ that was produced by ‘Sathya Movies’ is now all set to resurrect with Digital touch. The film is now digitally re-mastered and released by P.Mani - T.K.Krishnakumar of ‘Kwality Cinema’ and K.Ramu of ‘Film Vision’.
It has to be said that all the songs from ‘Rickshawkaran’ is still acts as an ‘asset’ for all generations. Thanks to ‘Mellisai Mannar’ M.S.Vishwanathan for this tremendous composing. And it is also to be noted that Actress Manjula was first introduced as a Heroine through ‘Rickshawkaran’
“Right from my childhood, I am a serious and sincere devotee of M.G.R. Whenever I come to know that a movie of MGR is getting released, I will go crazy to buy the first day first show tickets. Among all his movies, Rickshawkaran is very much close to my heart and we all know that we are nearing the centenary function of our M.G.R. So as a tribute to him, we have digitally re-mastered the film ‘Rickshawkaran’. Normally we will get Goosebumps while watching M.G.R’s ‘Rickshawkaran’. What if, if we watch the film in a digitally re-mastered version? I am quite sure that this upgraded version of ‘Rickshawkaran’ will not only attract M.G.R’s devotees but also all set of audience…” says T.K.Krishnakumar of ‘Kwality Cinema’ in a confident tone.