Tharle Nan Maga (1992)

Year: 1992
Directed by: Upendra
Starring: Jaggesh, Nithya, Bank Janardhan, Satyabhama, Anjali Sudhakar, Tennis Krishna, M. S. Umesh

A classic Kannada comedy movie which was the debut direction effort of Upendra and also a breakthrough role for Jaggesh whose career changed after this movie. Tharle Nan Maga is also famous for its dialogues written by Upendra and many words and dialogues in the movie have become common in how we talk.

Santosh (Jaggesh) is the son of very miserly parents whoa re obsessed with money very cheap ways. They have a small shop which Santosh takes care of. Near his shop lives a girl Sangeeta who Santosh is in love with and he keeps watching her every day while in the shop and hopes to get married to her. But his parents are only interested in money and want to get a nice dowry when he gets married. For this, they decide to marry Santosh to his uncle’s daughter from their village. Santosh knows some stories about his cousin and doesn’t want to marry her. He uses his friends to find a way to escape from the situation.