Dhanyee Meye (Bengali: ধন্যি মেয়ে) is a 1971 Bengali romantic comedy film directed by Arabinda Mukhopadhyay. The cast includes Uttam Kumar, Sabitri Chatterjee, Partho Mukherjee, Jaya Bhaduri, Jahor Roy and Nripati Chattopadhyay.
|Directed by||Arabinda Mukhopadhyay|
|Written by||Debanshu Mukherjee|
|Music by||Nachiketa Ghosh|
The story centers around the character of Bogola (Partha Mukherjee); who is the younger Brother of Kali Dutta (Uttam Kumar). Bogola is a captain of a football team Sarbamangala Club managed by Uttam Kumar. The team goes to a village Hardbhanga to play in the finals of a Manchester Shield . Jaya Bhaduri's mama Gobordhan Chowdhury (Jahar Ray) is the president of the local football club and after losing the ancestral "Manchester shield" (named after his father, Manchester Chowdhury); decides to forcefully marry off Monosha (Jaya Bhaduri) and Partha Mukherjee to Keep the "Shield" in the family. All matters are soon resolved because Monosha and Bogola love each other.
- Uttam Kumar as Bagla's brother
- Sabitri Chatterjee as Bagla's sister-in-law
- Partho Mukherjee as Bagla
- Jaya Bhaduri as Mansa
- Jahor Roy as Gobardhan Choudhury
- Nripati Chattopadhyay as Gobardhan's masseur
- Tapen Chatterjee as Ghanta
- Sunil Das Gupta as Bairagi
- Sukhen Das as Nera (commentator)
- Salil Dutta
- Rabi Ghosh as Bhattacharjee (village priest)
- Tapati Ghosh as Tapan's wife
- Anubha Gupta as Gobardhan's wife
- Tarun Kumar Chatterjee as the doctor
- Shyam Laha as Nafar Ghosh
- Haridhan Mukherjee as Gobardhan's yes-man
- Chinmoy Roy as the lawyer
- Kalyan Chatterjee
All music is composed by Nachiketa Ghosh.
|1.||"E Betha ki je Betha Bojhe ki"||Hemanta Mukherjee||2:45|
|2.||"Radhe Monta rekhe eli"||Hemanta Mukherjee||2:45|
|3.||"Bou kotha kou"||Aarti Mukherji||3:34|
|4.||"Sob khelar sera"||Manna De||4:00|
- Harris M. Lentz III (8 June 2011). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2010. McFarland. pp. 65–. ISBN 978-0-7864-8649-6.
- Rohit K. Dasgupta; Sangeeta Datta (15 December 2018). 100 Essential Indian Films. Rowman & Littlefield. pp. 48–. ISBN 978-1-4422-7799-1.
- "Dhanyee Meye Movie". Archived from the original on 15 October 2017. Retrieved 15 October 2017.