Naan Avanillai (1974)

Director
K. Balachander

Main cast
Gemini Ganesan; Lakshmi; Kamal Haasan; Jayabharathi; Jayasudha

Genres
Romance, Crime, Drama, Mystery

Description
Gemini Ganesan, the protagonist appears in the film as a man who travels to many places and marries many women. Lakshmi, Jayasudha and Jayabharathi become his victims. How he manages to prove himself forms the rest of the story. The film also has Kamal Hassan as a man who marries Jayasudha.


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