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Pinjra (1972)

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A respected village schoolteacher falls for a travelling dancer and faces a moral dilemma.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Vatsala Deshmukh Vatsala Deshmukh
Maya Jadhav Maya Jadhav ... Dancer
Balchandra Kulkarni Balchandra Kulkarni
Shreeram Lagoo ... Teacher
Usha Naik Usha Naik ... Dancer
Ganpat Patil Ganpat Patil ... Nachya
Nilu Phule ... Leader of dance troupe
Sandhya Sandhya ... Dancer
Sarla Yeolekar Sarla Yeolekar ... Dancer
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Mastar Sridhar Pant is a man of principles the village where he teaches doesn't value qualities.A Tamasha troupe led by a female dancer Chandrakala enters the village. Chandrakala steals the heart of everyone frustrated with this Mastar demolishes her temporary shelter.In order to seek revenge she stays in the village where in adult school students also start to attend the Tamasha.Mastar decides to comfort Chandrakala again but during her performance she gets injured and as humanity he goes to aid her eventually following in love with her.Mastar tells Chandrakala to keep their relationship a secret but Bajirao whose against Mastar sees him frequently visiting Chandrakala and tries to expose him. Written by alex.mjacko@gmail.com

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Marathi | Hindi

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Remake of Der blaue Engel (1930) See more »

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Truely Masterpiece !
5 August 2018 | by parag_nandgaonkarSee all my reviews

Don't know why this movie is underrated on IMDb. To me, it is a masterpiece movie not only for the Marathi language but also for the Indian Cinema. It deserves 8.5+ rating and the credit in the Top Rated Indian Movies.


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