Thirumalai is a 2003 Tamil action film directed by Ramana . This film has Vijay and Jyothika in the lead roles, while Lawrence Raghavendra and Kiran Rathod make special appearances in the film. Produced by Kavithalayaa Productions banner.In which Vijay plays a bike mechanic of the Pudupet area in Chennai. This film was a turning point in actor Vijay’s career as he introduced himself as an action hero with a new look. The new formula of action along with Punch dialogues suited well for Vijay. And worked out well on screen.The movie was dubbed in Hindi as Dum .The highly commercial success of the film lead to be remade in Telugu as Gowri in the year 2004. This movie also remade in Bangladesh as “Kotha Dao Sathi Hobe” starring Shakib Khan, Apu Bishwash, Sadek Bacchu, directed by Sohanur Rahman Sohan in the year 2009 and commercially success Bumper Hit
Release date: 24 October 2003 (India)
Music director: Vidyasagar
Song List :
01 Thaamthakka Dheemthakka : 0:09:21
Singer : Tippu, Karthik
02 Vaadiyamma Jakkamma : 0:37:03
Singer : Udit Narayan
03 Neeyaa Pesiyadhu : 1:10:28
Singer :Shankar Mahadevan
04 Azhagooril Poothvale : 1:33:30
Singer : S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Sujatha Mohan
05 Dhimsu Katta : 2:00:54
Singer : Tippu, Srilekha Parthasarathy
Thirumalai (Vijay) is a mechanic who lives with his friends in Puthupet, Chennai. On the occasion of 2002 New Year’s Eve, he meets Swetha (Jyothika) and falls in love with her. He starts stalking her. But she beats him up with the help of her goons. After realizing his good nature, she reciprocates his feelings. This is opposed by her father Ashok (Avinash), who calls a thug named Arasu (Manoj K. Jayan), who has a reputation of being a big mafia crime boss in Chennai. Hence, Thirumalai fights with them and this makes Arasu realize all of his misbehavior. In the end, Arasu changes his mind about the match, and Ashok also realizes his mistakes. He accepts their love finally, and both reunite with each other.
திருமலை (Thirumalai) என்பது 2003ஆம் ஆண்டு வெளிவந்த தமிழ்த் திரைப்படம் ஆகும். இந்தத் திரைப்படம் இரமணாவின் இயக்கத்திலும் திரைக்கதையிலும் விசயை முதன்மைக் கதைமாந்தராகக் கொண்டு வெளிவந்துள்ளது. தெலுங்கில் கௌரி என்ற பெயரில் இத்திரைப்படம் 2004இல் மீண்டும் உருவாக்கப்பட்டது.