Hanthakana Sanchu

Hanthakana Sanchu (Kannada: ಹಂತಕನ ಸಂಚು) is a 1980 Indian Kannada film, directed by B. Krishan and produced by K. S. Jagannath. The film stars Vishnuvardhan, Aarathi, and Jayamala in lead roles. The film has musical score by Vijaya Bhaskar.[1][2]

Hanthakana Sanchu
Directed byB. Krishan
Produced byK. S. Jagannath
Written byR. N. Jayagopal (dialogues)
Screenplay byR. N. Jayagopal
Story byR. N. Jayagopal
Sundar Krishna Urs
Music byVijaya Bhaskar
CinematographyN. G. Rao
Edited byVictor Yadav
Distributed byKalajyothi
Release date
  • 23 June 1980 (1980-06-23)
Running time
136 min



The protagonist Dr. Murali who is treating Mamata, gets acquainted to her sister Anita, through George her husband. Murali(a Hindu) and Anita(a Christian), fall in love with each other and marry without the knowledge of Murali's parents. Murali's mother and his maternal uncle Kaverappa, want him to marry Aparna(Kaverappa's daughter). Murali avoids the marriage, by giving false excuses to his parents and even avoids telling them about his marriage to Anita. Meanwhile Anita becomes pregnant and differences start cropping up between them, when Murali is not ready to tell his parents about his marriage. Anita starts working in Robert's firm. Robert had feelings for Anita, which was rejected by her before she met Murli. In the meantime Aparna gets to know about Murli's secret marriage, while visiting him at his place. She informs her father about the same. Anita gets killed mysteriously in between, when Murli and Anita decide to inform Murli's parents about their marriage and were about to visit them. How Murli finds the real killer forms the climax.


The music was composed by Vijayabhaskar.[3]

No. Song Singers Lyrics Length (m:ss)
1 "Kan Kan Thumbide" P. Susheela Chi. Udaya Shankar 03:48
2 "Aasegala" Vani Jairam, Kasturi Shankar, Vishnuvardhan R. N. Jayagopal 04:23
3 "Jeevana Sanjeevana" Vani Jairam, Jayachandran Kuvempu 04:41
4 "Aaha Ramanchana" S. P. Balasubrahmanyam, Kasturi Shankar Vijaya Narasimha 04:20


  1. ^ "Hanthakana Sanchu". filmibeat.com. Retrieved 23 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Hanthakana Sanchu". apunkachoice.com. Archived from the original on 23 January 2015. Retrieved 23 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Hanthakana Sanchu Songs". raaga.com. Retrieved 23 January 2015.

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