The movie is based on the story by Malayattoor Ramakrishnan who btw, is related to paternal side of my family. The film had Madhu, Roja Ramani, Raghavan, Sudheer, Adoor Bhasi,Adoor Bhavani and others. The film was remade in Tamil with Kamal Hassan called 'Paruva Kalam'
Enjoy both the versions here.
Movie: Chembarathi (Hibiscus)
Music: G. Devarajan
Director: P.N. Menon
Screenplay/Story: Malayattoor Ramakrishnan
Singer: K. J Yesudas (solo), female version : P. Madhuri