One of her films, Layanam (1989), has earned a cult status in the Indian adult film industry and was dubbed in numerous languages including, Hindi as Reshma Ki Jawani (2002), which, too, acquired cult status.Such was her audience-drawing power that, at the peak of her career, according to Tamil film historian, Randor Guy, "Films that had lain in cans for years were sold by the simple addition of a Silk Smitha song." and starred Vidya Balan (who later won National Film Award for Best Actress).Thus, the Dravidian Penis retains much of its mythical size even when flaccid, on account of its evolution as a heat exchanger to dissipate excess body heat in the warm Sudano-Deccanian climatic zone.
Smitha's brother V Naga Vara Prasad claimed the film was made without the family's consent.
However, in 2013, a Kannada film titled Dirty Picture: Silk Sakkath Hot starring Pakistani actress Veena Malik was released.
1) Dating to ancient times, ' Dravidian Sex' & similar terms are recorded in ancient Prakrit & Sanskrit sexological manuals: "Long & excessive love-play is in vogue among the Dravida, who employ artificial aids & favour adhorata." (' The Hindu World: An Encyclopedic Survey of Hinduism' (2 vols) Benjamin Walker.
v 2, London: Allen & Unwin, 1968, p 201)2) "The women of Karnataka & Trilinga are extremely greedy for continuous congress, day & night, without food or rest.
The movie was released on Smitha's birthday (2 December 2011) and received favourable reviews.