| April 10, 1965 (1965-04-10)|
Malayalam Cinema, World cinema
Related Kunchacko movies
Inapravugal is a 1965 Malayalam language film. It was directed by Kunchacko. Sharada made her debut in this movie. The movie has other notable actors like Satyan, Prem Nazir, Muthaiah, Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair, Kottarakara Sreedharan Nair, S. P. Pillai and Pankajavalli along with Sharada.
Satyan as Anthony
Prem Nazir as Chandy’s son Rajan
T. S. Muthaiah as Kochappi
Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair as Chandy
Kottarakara Sreedharan Nair as Kuncheria
S. P. Pillai as Kutty
Sharada as Kuncheria’s daughter Rahel(Debut)
Kochappi (Muthiah) is the neighbor of Kuncheria (Kottarakara Sreedharan Nair), a bullock cart owner. Kochappi is a ferry owner and his son Anthony (Satyan) is in love with Kuncheria's daughter Rahel (Sharada). Their parents decide to get them married according to the wish of Rahel and Anthony. Chandy (Thikkurissi Sukumaran Nair) is a rich landlord of the village and his son Rajan (Prem Nazir) returns to his village after doing his studies abroad. Rajan gets attracted to Rahel and approach her parents to express the interest to marry her. In fact Rajan was unaware of Rahel's relationship with Anthony. Chandy refuses Rajan's proposal only because Rahel is poor, but finally agreed with his sons wish. Rahel's greedy parents agrees with Rajan's proposal forgetting the promise they have made to Anothony's parent. This decision creates enmity between both families, who were once good neighbors. Rahel is helpless and unable to object. Anthony falls ill and dies on the day of Rahel's marriage with Rajan. Unable to bear the grief she faints and dies after a few days. Rahel is cremated near the grave of Anthony.
The music was composed by V. Dakshinamoorthy and lyrics was written by Vayalar Ramavarma.