Neethaane En Ponvasantham
Neethaane En Ponvasantham is a Tamil romance film written and directed by Gautham Menon, featuring Jiiva and Samantha in the lead roles along with Santhanam, Ravi Prakash, Sri Ranjani, Vidyullekha Raman, Ravi Raghavendra and Anupama Kumar. The venture is produced by Kumar and Jayaram of RS Infotainment and will have cinematography by M. S. Prabhu and Om Prakash. Music composed by Ilaiyaraaja and Edited by Anthony.
Plot: The film begins with Varun (Jiiva) gaining admission into an engineering college, with his best friend Prakash (Santhanam). He and his friends one day participate in a cultural programme, where Varun finds his childhood sweetheart Nithya (Samantha) participating in a dance show. He begins wooing her by singing on stage and later meeting her. As they meet, the film rewinds to their early days when both were in third standard. They become good friends after a small incident and their friendship blossoms. But due to a misunderstanding, Nithya decides not to meet Varun and to never talk with him. However, as destiny would have it, they meet again in their tenth standard. Nithya initially hesitates to talk with Varun, but sheds her inhibitions once Varun breaks the ice between them, and resumes her friendship with him. Nithya is elected as the pupil leader in school and as a pupil leader she is in constant interaction with Deepak, another pupil leader and her classmate, much to the dismay of Varun. As a result, they have another fallout.