Thushara (film)

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Thushara
තුෂාරා
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Directed bySahan Wijesinghe
Produced bySaga Films
Written bySahan Wijesinghe
Based on Yasapalitha Nanayakkara Thushara film
StarringSaliya Sathyajith
Shalika Edirisinghe
Rex Kodippili
Music bySarath de Alwis
CinematographyK. D. Dayananda
Edited byRavindra Lal
Ruwan Chamara
Release date
9 September 2009[ citation needed ]
Country Sri Lanka
Language Sinhala

Thushara (Sinhala : තුෂාරා) is a 2009 Sri Lankan Sinhala romantic film directed and produced by Sahan Wijesinghe for Saga Films. The film is a remake of Yasapalitha Nanayakkara's yesteryear movie Thushara in 1973. [1] It stars Saliya Sathyajith and Shalika Edirisinghe in lead roles along with Buddhika Rambukwella and Piumi Purasinghe. Music composed by Sarath de Alwis. [2] [3] It is the 1130th Sri Lankan film in the Sinhala cinema. [4]

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Plot

Sampath, Thushara and Keerthi are batchmates. Sonia is a relation of Sampath. Thushara is Sampath's girl friend at campus. Sonia and Thushara are friends. Sonia's father and Sampath's mother tries to make them marry but Sampath doesn't have any romantic feelings for Sonia. So Sonia and specially her father does things to put apart Thushara and Sampath. One is to tell fake things to Thushara's father about Sampath and make him disappointed. Another one is attacking Sampath at a club. The story goes on as Sampath persists those challenges and finally marries Thushara and at the end of the film we get the feeling that Sonia and Keerthi find love between them too.

Cast

Soundtrack

No.TitleSinger(s)Length
1."Oho Thushara" H. R. Jothipala  
2."Meedum Gala Kande"H. R. Jothipala, Angeline Gunathilake  
3."Jeewanaye Meewanaye"Angeline Gunathilake 
4."Kalak Thisse Sithak Pathule"H. R. Jothipala, Angeline Gunathilake 
5."Maa Hada Obai Dayawi"H. R. Jothipala 
6."Rantharu Se Punsada Se"Sujatha Aththanayake 
7."Kaudo Me Awe"Sujatha Aththanayake 

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