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1972 145’ col Hindi d/co-sc/dial/lyr Gulzar pc Tirupati Pics st R.K Mitra co-sc D.N. Mukherjee c K. Vaikunth m R.D. Burman lp Jeetendra, Jaya Bhaduri, Pran, Sanjeev Kumar, Vinod Khanna, A.K. Hangal, Veena, Leela Mishra, Keshto Mukherjee, Asrani, Master Ravi, Master Kishore, Baby Pinky, Master Raju

Sound of Music (1965) adaptation turning the tutor into a man (Jeetendra) who arrives at Rai Saheb’s (Pran) regimental household to ‘civilise’ the orphaned grandchildren: a brat pack and their elder sister Rama (Bhaduri). The children’s father was the talented singer Nilesh (Kumar) who had been told to leave the house when he married against his father’s wishes, and the brood hold their rich grandfather responsible for their father’s penury and death from tuberculosis. The tutor eventually befriends the children and changes their attitude towards their grandfather. Rama falls in love with him and Rai Saheb blesses their wedding. The Hindi version of the Do re mi number was Sa-re ke sa-re ga-ma, sung by Asha Bhosle and Kishore Kumar.