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Yul Brynner And Indrajit


Kamal: Films about Texas are also exciting. Why do you do see good movies at all?
Bimal: Amal, have you seen any of Yul Brynner's movies?
Amal: I've seen them all. He acts so well! You may admire Marlon Brando as much as you like, but he's nothing compared to Yul Brynner. Have you seen him, Indra?
Indrajit: Yes, Once or twice.
Kamal: Pooh! Bald head.
Amal: But what a head! He can well afford the courage of keeping it bald.

- And Indrajit (Ebong Indrajit)
by Badal Sircar
Translated from Bengali by Sheela Mukherjee
- Written in 1963, the play is about Calcutta's middle class as represented by characters: Amal, Bimal, Kamal. And Indrajit.

Found it in New Writings in India (1974) by Adil Jussawalla

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