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Ghetu Putro Komola (2012)

Story of a teenage boy who is hired by a colonial era landlord to entertain him until the annual flood is over.

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Mamun ...
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Zaminder Chowdhury Hekmot Ali
Munmun Ahmed ...
Zaminder's Wife
Jayanto Chattopadhyay ...
Agun ...
Shah Alam, the Painter
Pran Roy ...
Abdullah Rana ...
The Maulana
Shamima Nazneen ...
Moina, The Head Maid
Tamalika Karmakar ...
Komola's Mother
Sucismita Anwar Prapti ...
Fulrani, Zaminder's Daughter
Masud Akhond ...
Horse Handler
Rahmat Ali ...
Moira (Sweetmaker)
Ehsanur Rahman
Jewel Rana
Rousso
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A teenage boy is hired along with the music group of his father by a Zamidar (landlord) for entertaining him until the annual flood is over in the Haor region of East Bengal. But the boy finds out that he has to do something more than the rest of the members of the group are required- he has to satisfy the landlord sensually as well. The wife of the landlord cannot stand this new 'rival' of hers and conspires to kill the boy. Written by Aman

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7 September 2012 (Bangladesh)  »

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Pleasure Boy Komola  »

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Before releasing the movie, the director Humayun Ahmed requested that no children should be allowed to watch this movie, as it contains adult themes. See more »

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A n awesome fiction
15 November 2012 | by See all my reviews

The movie is about the the child sex abuse and child labor. The movie depicts the the story of 150 year back. It has clearly drawn the Eco-social needs and the misery of the society.

Hence the basic needs of mankind and the social system are unambiguously depicted in this movie. The love and misery for the love is a collective subject in this movie.

The camera, casting, story,direction,editing is really awesome. The movie uses the Indo-folk music. The acting of the main roles are really appreciated.

Its a really watchable movie of all time. This movie was nominated for Academy Award(2012).


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