Uttam Kumar, Suchitra Sen in Grihaprabesh (Bengali, 1954)
Calcutta, April 8, 2011 (Washington Bangla Radio) The Uttam-Suchitra starrer Bengali black-and-white film Griha Prabesh directed by Ajay Kar opened in theaters in Kolkata towards the end of 1954. The film was released under the banner of Naba Chitra Bharati.
The lead romantic duo is supported by a capable star-cast including Manju Dey, Bikash Ray, Aparna Debi, Molina Debi, Asha Debi, Nripati Chatterji, Khagen Pathak,Tulsi Chakraborty, Jahar Ganguly, Pahari Sanyal, Harimohan Basu and others. The film featured music by Mukul Roy.
The story of the film is written by Kanai Basu, and Tulsi Lahiri penned the screenplay.
Of course, Basu Bhattacharya made a Hindi film titled Griha Pravesh (1979) starring Sanjeev Kumar, Sharmila Tagore and Sarika; you can buy Griha Pravesh (Hindi, 1979) on DVD online >
The following is a list of Bengali film DVD releases available in the USA by the remarkable Tollywood film-maker Ajoy Kar - click here to order online >
Atal Jaler Awhan (1962) - Chhabi Biswas, Soumitra Chatterjee
Bardidi (1957) - Uttam Kumar, Sandhyarani
Barnali (1963) - Sharmila Tagore, Soumitra Chatterjee
Bisha Brikha (1984) - Ranjit Mullik, Aparna Sen
Harano Sur (1957) - Uttam Kumar, Suchitra Sen
Kanch Kata Hire (1965) - Soumitra Chatterjee, Lily Chakravarty
Kayahiner Kahini (1973) - Uttam Kumar, Aparna Sen
Khelaghar (1959) - Uttam Kumar, Mala Sinha
Madhuban (1988) - Victor Banerjee, Tanuja
Paresh (1955) - Pahadi Sanyal, Sabitri Chatterjee
Saat Pake Bandha (1963) - Soumitra Chatterjee, Subrata Chatterjee
Saptapadi (1961) - Uttam Kumar, Suchitra Sen
Shyamali (1956) - Uttam Kumar, Kaberi Bose
Suno Baranari (1960) - Uttam Kumar, Supriya Choudhury