GOLMAAL (1979)

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Comedy. After Ram Prasad's conservative boss Bhavani Shankar, spots him at a hockey match, Ram quickly invents a twin brother Laxman (clean shaven, as Ram has a moustache) who also has a passion for singing. This causes problems as Bhavani wants to engage Laxman as a music teacher for his daughter Urmila. Ram manages to keep up the deception, inevitably falling in love with Urmila. Further complications arise when Urmila falls in love with one of the twins whilst her father wants her to marry the other one.

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