The Householder (1963) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Householder (1963)





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This pleasant, low-key domestic comedy details the travails of a young married couple. The husband had wanted no part of the arranged marriage in the first place: now he must not only deal with a virtual stranger for a wife, but also a passel of financial headaches.


Shashi Kapoor
as Prem Sagar
Durga Khote
as The Mother
Pro Sen
as Sohanlal
Romesh Thappar
as Mr. Khanna
Indu Lele
as Mrs. Khanna
Achala Sachdev
as Mrs. Saigal
Pincho Kapoor
as Mr. Saigal
Shama Beg
as Mrs. Raj
Usha Amin
as 1st Lady
Praveen Paul
as 2nd Lady
Pahari Snayal
as The Swami
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An early Merchant-Ivory work, fresher than their more recent fare.

January 27, 2009 | Rating: 4/5

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