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Thillana Mohanambal (1968)
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Thillana Mohanambal (1968)
Original name: தில்லானா மோகனும்பாள்
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A classical bharathanatyam dancer and a nathaswaram player fall in love against the wishes of her family.This movie is about how they try to work things out and that hardships that they have to endure. Dance and music are used as an integral part of the story rather than a pastime.
Plot: love, musician, prince, suicide attempt, dancer, blood, wound, attempted murder, mother daughter conflict, dance performance, injury, train compartment

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