Thambi Pondatti is a 1992 Tamil drama film directed by Panchu Arunachalam. The film features Rahman, Sukanya, Nizhalgal Ravi and Ramya Krishnan as in lead roles. The film had musical score by Ilaiyaraaja and was released on 7 February 1992.
Somu (Rahman) is an advertising photographer who exclusively works with female models. His family is a very modern family. His elder brother Balu (Nizhalgal Ravi) falls in love with his friend Maala (Ramya Krishnan), a modern woman, and he discloses it to Somu. They finally get married. Thereafter, the entire family searches a bride for Somu. In turn, Somu gets married with Sumathi (Sukanya) who is from a conservative strict family. Sumathi becomes a suspicious wife and she finds irritating her husband family's behaviours. What transpires later forms the crux of the story.