Kandukondain Kandukondain

Kandukondain Kandukondain I Have Found It I Have Found It is a 2000 Indian Tamil romance film based on Jane Austens novel Sense and Sensibility. Directed and cowritten by Rajiv Menon, the film features an ensemble cast of Mammootty, Ajith Kumar, Tabu, Aishwarya Rai, and Abbas. Veteran actors Srividya, Raghuvaran and Manivannan also play other supporting roles. The highly successful soundtrack was scored by A. R. Rahman, while Ravi K. Chandran was the films cinematographer.

Kandukondain Kandukondain opens with army commando Major Bala Mammootty fighting in a war and losing his left leg in a grenade explosion. After the opening credits, Sowmya Tabu and Meenakshi Meenu Aishwarya Rai are shown as the adult daughters of Pathma Srividya living in a Chettiar mansion in Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu with their maternal grandfather Chandrasekhar Unnikrishan Namboothiri, maidservant Chellatha S. N. Lakshmi and younger sister Kamala Shamili. Sowmya is a school principal while Meenu is passionate about classic Tamil poetry, music and dance. Major Bala, one of the rich men in their village falls in love with Meenu, but Meenu falls in love with Srikanth Abbas. Manohar Ajith Kumar is a director who comes to Meenus house for a film shoot. Sowmya and Manohar fall for each other but an issue crops up between the two and whether Manohar manages to win her back forms the rest of their part of the story.Chandrasekhar, on his deathbed, tries to say something about the will which was written by him and kept in a box, a long time ago. No one understands him. After his death, their lawyer breaks open the box and found out that he had bequeathed all his property to his younger son Swaminathan Nizhagal Ravi, remembering the fact that his elder daughter Pathma had eloped and married without his knowledge. Unable to bear Swaminathans wifes arrogant behaviour upon inheriting the mansion, Sowmya and her family move to Chennai. ........

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