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Anuraag (1956)

  • Release Date1956
  • GenreDrama, Romance
  • LanguageHindi
  • Length3505.2 metres
  • Gauge35mm
  • Censor RatingU
  • Censor Certificate NumberU-16836-MUM
  • Certificate Date15/06/1956

A small colony by sea side, characters a loving grandfather, a charming young boy, his affectionate widowed mother; a money lender, his wife and youthful son; a florist; a sculptor and a good hearted drunkard. A small happy world of love and happiness enjoying all the celebrations together and facing all problems jointly. 

Then there is a blind school by the side of the sea and a girl young and beautiful. She is blind and is an orphan. The young boy befriends her and she becomes his Didi. She is brought home and there is one thought in everybody's mind; could she see? 

A thorough diagnosis reveals that she can see again but only by cornea grafting. It requires a willing donor. 

Who will donate his eyes so that a blind person can see? 
Who will give her the sight to see this beautiful exciting world?


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