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Maro Charithra is a Telugu film starring Kamal Haasan and Saritha in the lead. It was one of the biggest hits at the box office. Released in 1978, it was remade in Hindi as 'Ek Duuje Ke Liye' in 1981.

The story revolves around a Telugu girl and Tamil boy who fall in love. Their families interfere and ask them to stay away from each other for a whole year which results in a tragic end.

Maro Charitra was shot completely in Visakhapatnam in places like Vizag beach, Bheemlipatnam and Gajuvaka.

It was Kamal Haasan's first Telugu blockbuster.

It was later released in Tamil Nadu in Telugu (without dubbing).

It was remade in Hindi as Ek Duje Ke Liye which created box office waves all over India.

The Telugu and Hindi versions had S.P.B in all songs. He received National Award for Hindi version.

The songs 'Kalisi Vunte Kaladhu Sukhamu' and 'Mere Jeevan Saathi' were shot in an elevator.

Kamal Hassan dubbed his voice in Hindi and Telugu.

The Telugu and Hindi versions ran for 365 days in Hyderabad and Madras.

The Telugu version ran for over 200 days in all major centers in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.

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