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Gitanjali (1989)

Gitanjali and Prakash, two terminally ill people with six months of life left, fall in love.

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Girija Shettar ...
Geethanjali (as Girija)
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Geethanjali's Father
Radhabai ...
Geethanjali's Grandmother
Sumitra ...
Prakash's Mother
Aruna Mucherla ...
Doctor
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Chandramohan
Showkar Janaki ...
Chancellor
Disco Shanti
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Special Appearance
Suthi Velu
Vijayachander ...
Prakash's Father
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Storyline

A young man diagnosed with a terminal illness wishes to spend the few remaining days of his life in solitude away from his family. He comes to a hill station and there he comes across a girl, who seems to be his complete opposite and full of life. As they keep playing tricks on each other they get closer to each other. One such incident makes him aware of a shocking truth about her, which changes both their lives forever. Written by sowbi

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The dance chorographer Sundaram, who's better known as the father of Prabhudheva and Raju Sundaram, has a cameo as the old man in the song "Jallanta Kavvinta Kaavaalil." See more »

Goofs

In the song Om Namaha, that was done in a single long shot (YouTube/online versions do not show this in a single shot as in the original release), you can see a fly in the latter part of the song (right shoulder of the hero). See more »

Connections

Remade as Yaad Rakhegi Duniya (1992) See more »

Soundtracks

Nandikonda Vaagulona
Sung by Balasubramaniam S.P., K.S. Chitra and S. Janaki
Composed by Ilaiyaraaja (as Ilyaraja)
Lyrics by Veturi Sundararamamurthy
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mesmerizing
10 October 1999 | by (chicago,USA) – See all my reviews

this perhaps is the best movie I have ever seen.The slender portrayal of the lead characters just doesn't leave you for a long time. Locales are very good, so is music and direction.

A must-watch.


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