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A Village goldsmith gets betrayed by the woman he loves.

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Shankar B. Sonar
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Suvarnalata Shastri (as Aarti Chabria)
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Pandit Daya Shastri (as Dileep Prabhavalkar)
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Qazi
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Sarpanch
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Geeta
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Lakshmi D. Shastri
Sid Makkar ...
Ravi (as Siddharth Makkar)
Ninad Kamat ...
Bholenath
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Atmaram
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Abdul Chaiwala (as Bijendra Kala)
Kishore Nandlaskar ...
Bhaskar Sonar
Suhita Thatte ...
Padma B. Sonar
Trishta Patel Capoor ...
Village Prostitute
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Inspired by the folk tales passed on from one generation to another, 'Dus Tola' is a simply told story of victory of goodness over greed. The story is set in Sonapur, a quaint little town that has its share of eccentrics. Shankar (Manoj Bajpayee), the local goldsmith, is head-over-heels in love with his neighbor's daughter Suvarnalata (Aarti Chhabria) much to the chagrin of her father Daya Shastri (Dilip Prabahvalkar). Shastri is bent upon finding her a suitable groom from Dubai and cover her with gold at the wedding, which will help him climb up the social ladder. Armed with nothing but a heart of pure gold, Shankar sets out to overcome the obstacles of devious plots and heartache. 'Dus Tola', a slice-of-life tale which mirrors our society, and is light-hearted in its narrative. Written by NR2

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Hindi remake of the 1988 Malayalam movie 'Ponmuttayidunna Tharavu'. See more »

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Remake of Gopala Rao Gari Ammayi (1980) See more »

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Rip off from Malayalam movie Ponmutta itta thattan
19 December 2011 | by See all my reviews

I am yet to see the movie but from the summary of this movie it is the same as a great super hit Malayalam movie Ponmutta ita thattan.Satayn's direction is great as the success of the original shows. If it reaches 75% of the original it will be great.I will update it after seeing the movie. If you get the chance please see the original movie too,with subtitles as language will be a problem as the movie is loaded with subtle humor.

See all movies of the director Satyan Anthikad and you will see how a movie can be made with acting rather than distractions and a well tailored script.


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