Neeya (1979)

 ●  Tamil ● 2 hrs 25 mins

Where did you watch this movie?

This fantasy horror movie delves into the dangerous sequence of events that unfold when a researcher of snakes, Kamal Haasan travels along with his group of friends: Vijayakumar, Srikanth, Jaiganesh, Ravichandran to a forest. There they come across a mysterious phenomenon of snakes (Ichadhari), with the ability to transform into humanoid form. In an unfortunate twist, one of his friend kills the beloved of the serpent, Sripriya, despite the intervention of Kamal. Initially all the other friends ignore Kamal without knowing the seriousness. They all leave the village and the female serpent (Sripriya) vows to avenge for the death of her beloved. What will happen to Kamal and his five friends? Can Kamal find a way to defeat the avenging serpent, who has magical and extraordinary powers?

Cast: Kamal Haasan, Sripriya Raj Kumar

Crew: Durai (Director), Shankar Ganesh (Music Director)

Rating: U (India)

Genres: Horror

Release Dates: 13 Jan 1979 (India)

Tamil Name: நீயா

Movie Rating
Based on 0 rating
Music Rating
Based on 0 rating
Did you know? This movie is the remake of the hit Hindi film Nagin (1973), which in turn was inspired by François Truffaut's film The Bride Wore Black (1968), based on Cornell Woolrich's novel of the same name. Read More
No reviews available. Click here to add a review.
as Kamal
as Ichadhari Snake
Special Appearance
as Male Serpent
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actress
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor
Supporting Actor

Direction

Director

Music

Music Director
Lyricist
Film Type:
Feature Film
Language:
Tamil
Colour Info:
Color
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Stereoscopy:
No
01 
04:32
Music Director: Shankar Ganesh
Lyricist: Kannadasan
Playback Singer: SP Balasubramaniam, P Susheela
02 
05:17
Music Director: Shankar Ganesh
Lyricist: Kannadasan
Playback Singer: SP Balasubramaniam, P Susheela
03 
04:50
Music Director: Shankar Ganesh
Lyricist: Kannadasan
04 
04:55
Music Director: Shankar Ganesh
Lyricist: Kannadasan
Playback Singer: SP Balasubramaniam, S Janaki
Trivia:
This movie is the remake of the hit Hindi film Nagin (1973), which in turn was inspired by François Truffaut's film The Bride Wore Black (1968), based on Cornell Woolrich's novel of the same name.

This movie was a huge hit at the box office.