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The Love Chariot (1987)
"Pushpak" (original title)

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A silent movie about an unemployed young man.

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Credited cast:
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Unemployed graduate
Amala Akkineni ...
Magician's daughter (as Amala)
Tinnu Anand ...
Killer
Narayana P.L. ...
Beggar
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Farida Jalal ...
Magician's wife
Sameer Kakkad
Sameer Khakhar ...
Rich man (as Samir Khakhar)
Ramya Krishnan ...
Rich man's wife (as Ramya)
Loknath ...
Hotel owner (as Lokanath)
Pratap K. Pothen ...
Lover (as Pratap Potan)
K.S. Ramesh ...
Magician
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An unemployed youth (Kamal) dreams of living well. One evening, he finds a drunken industrialist (Sameer Khakkar) passed out in a gutter, and takes the opportunity to switch places with him. He finds love, intrigue, and the good life in his new home, Pushpak, a hotel where the industrialist was booked in. A silent masterpiece. Written by Joyojeet Pal

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10 September 1987 (India)  »

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The Hindi Version of this movie is known as Pushpak, and the telugu one is famous by the name Pushpaka Vimanam, the grand chariot of King Ravana from the great epic Ramayana. See more »

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As good as it can get
4 August 2006 | by (India) – See all my reviews

First of all, if you did not know that this is a silent movie, you will never realize it unless somebody tell you. Such is the brilliant direction, background music and acting. This movie was shot in Bangalore (mostly in Windsor Manor Hotel).

Brief Story: An unemployed young man who lives frugally bumps into a rich unconscious drunkard. He takes the drunkard to his house and gags him and ties him to his cot. He than assumes the drunkard's identity and lives in the drunkard's suite in a luxurious hotel.

Most memorable moments: 1) The way he feeds the drunkard and takes care of his morning chores. 2) The ending


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