Puthiya Vaarpugal(Movie, 1979)

Original title: "புதிய வார்ப்புகள்" (Tamil/TA)
2h 23min | Genres: Drama, Romance / Love
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Puthiya Vaarpugal (transl. New Mouldings) is a 1979 Indian Tamil-language romantic drama film co-written, produced and directed by Bharathiraja. The film stars K. Bhagyaraj and Rati Agnihotri, with G. Srinivasan, Goundamani, K. K. Soundar and Usharani in supporting roles. It revolves around a school teacher who falls in love with a woman in his village, their relationship is threatened by the village head. Puthiya Vaarpugal is the first film produced by Bharathiraja. It also marked the acting debut of Agnihotri, and the first film for Bhagyaraj as a lead actor. The film was released on 14 April 1979, and won two Tamil Nadu State Film Awards: Second Best Film and Best Dialogue Writer (Bhagyaraj). It was remade in Telugu as Kotha Jeevithalu (1981) by the same director. ()

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About Puthiya Vaarpugal

When Shanmugamani, a teacher of a village school, falls in love with Jothi, a local beauty, an evil village leader tries to break their relationship.

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Additional Information

Production country: India
Original language: Tamil (TA)
Spoken languages: Tamil (TA)
Translated into 1 language: English (EN)
Status: Released
Release date US: 04/13/1979
Director: Bharathiraja
Producer: Bharathiraja
Screenwriter: K. Bhagyaraj
Director of Photography: P. S. Nivas
Composer: Ilaiyaraaja
Performer: Ilaiyaraaja
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Puthiya Varpugal"

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