Sujata (1960)

Director
Bimal Roy

Main cast
Nutan Behl; Sunil Dutt; Shashikala; Tarun Bose; Sulochana Latkar

Genres
Drama, Foreign, Romance

Description
Sujata (Nutan) is adopted by the Upedendranath and Charu Chowdhury and grows up along side their daughter Rama. Adhir (Sunil Dutt) enters the Chowdhury family and is considered a suitor for Rama. However, Adhir likes Sujata and intends to marry her but Sujata's past becomes an point of contention. Adhir's family will not accept a lower-case girl as their daughter-in-law. The movie beautifully portrays the prevalent caste system in Indian society.


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