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Balan (1938)

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Described as the first Malayalam sound film. The story features the struggles of two orphaned children, Balan and his younger sister, oppressed and exploited by an evil stepmother until ... See full summary »

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K.N. Laxmikutty
A.K. Kamalan
K.K. Aroor
Alleppy Vincent
A.B. Pious
Master Madan
Miss Malathy
C.O.N. Nambiar
M.V. Sanku
Gopinathan Nair
Parukutty
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Described as the first Malayalam sound film. The story features the struggles of two orphaned children, Balan and his younger sister, oppressed and exploited by an evil stepmother until they are rescued by a kindly lawyer. The evil stepmother takes over the property of her spineless husband. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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The first Malayalam "talkie." See more »

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