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When a rich man in Ooty falls in love with a woman he recently befriended, his presumed-dead wife returns home to tell him that she is still alive. He claims her to be a lookalike but no one believes him. He goes through a heavy emotional trauma before finding out the truth about the people around him. Written by Bharath Ram

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12 September 1964 (India)  »

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INR 7,800,000 (estimated)
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The film was unsuccessful in being released at Sivaji Ganesan's family-held theatre "Shanti" in 1964, because the Bollywood film "Sangam" was running successfully there. It was soon released at the theatre "Paragon", which does not exist anymore. See more »

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Puthia Paravai -a classic thriller
1 August 2007 | by See all my reviews

This movie was released in 1964.Even after 43 years,if one were to view this movie now, he or she will wonder how such a classic thriller was made at that time when technical advancement in Tamil movie was rare. One can also wonder whether anyone could produce such movies now. Sivaji's fine acting,Viswanathan Ramamoorthy's music and KS Prasad's photography were the anchor points in this movie.The climax was super especially when Sivaji's so called dead wife (Sowkar Janaki) comes back alive. When Sivaji's attempt to prove everyone that it is impossible for his dead wife to be alive,just look at Sivaji's acting. His emotions and expressions are superb. On the whole it was a high class entertainment.


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