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Alibabhavum Narpathu Thirudargalum (1956)

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Cast

Credited cast:
M.G. Chakrapani M.G. Chakrapani ... Amir Kasim Khan
M.N. Rajam M.N. Rajam ... Bulbul
M.G. Ramachandran ... Alibaba
Bhanumathi Ramakrishna ... Marjina
Waheeda Rehman ... Dancer
Sai Sai ... Dancer
K. Sarangapani K. Sarangapani
Subbalaxmi Subbalaxmi ... Dancer
J. Susheela J. Susheela ... Ayesha
K.A. Thangavelu ... Gulam (as Thangavelu)
P.S. Veerappa P.S. Veerappa ... Abu Hussain
Vidyavathi Vidyavathi ... Salima
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Genres:

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Country:

India

Language:

Tamil

Release Date:

14 January 1956 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Alibaba and the 40 Thieves See more »

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Trivia

There was an earlier version of this film in 1941, with the same title. It featured N. S. Krishnan as Alibaba. See more »

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Referenced in Maya (2015) See more »

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