Interspersed with humour, this socially relevant saga the lessons in the life of Vijayan, the village schoolteacher. Believing his degree in economics to guarantee success in business, he runs around from scheme to scheme, tasting utter failure every step of the way.
While he roams in search of lucrative returns, taking long leaves of absence from work, his family – wife, Shyamala and two daughters – suffer in abject poverty. Will Vijayan ever recognise the error of his ways and return to his work and family?
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This film was later remade into Tamil as Chidambarathil Oru Appasamy (2005) by Thangar Bachan. It was remade in Telugu as 'Avide Shyamala' by Kodi Ramakrishna. It was also remade in hindi as 'S.R.K', with Vinay Pathak but it remains unreleased. Read More