Amid the cultural upheaval of 1950s India, Lata is torn between romance and responsibility, while her wayward brother-in-law Maan has a perilous affair with a glamorous courtesan.
2 videodiscs (367 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
Dolby Digital 5.1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: Not rated.
Suitable boy (Television program) [DVD].
Bonus: behind-the-scenes featurette.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a limited miniseries television program in 2020.
Title from container.
Television adaptation of the novel by Vikram Seth.
Tanya Maniktala, Ishaan Khattar, Mahira Kakkar, Tabu.
DVD ; wide screen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Audio tracks in English, captions in English.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Disc 1. Episodes 1-3.
Disc 2. Episodes 4-6.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Subjects:Arranged marriage -- Fiction.
Courtesans -- Fiction.
India -- History -- 1947- -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Mate selection -- Fiction.
Nineteen fifties -- Fiction.
Women college students -- Fiction.
Young women -- India -- Fiction.
Genre:Fiction television programs.
Historical television programs.
Romance television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Acorn Films (Firm), production company.
Amin, Shimit, television director.
Davies, Andrew, 1936- screenwriter.
Kakkar, Mahira, actor.
Khattar, Ishaan, actor.
Maniktala, Tanya, actor.
Nair, Mira, television director.
RLJ Entertainment, distributor.
Tabu, 1970 November 4- actor.
television adaptation of (work): Seth, Vikram, 1952- Suitable boy.