Naan Petra Selvam ( 1956 ) , Tamil
Synopsis: " Shekar (Sivaji Ganesan), the son of Mirazdar Gunaseelan, discovers that his cousins Gowri and Sundar (Nambiar) are leading a difficult life. He tries to help them against his father's wishes. Angered by his father's attitude, he leaves home with his cousins. Gunaseelan's accountant wants to take advantage of this rift and to usurp his employer's wealth. Shekar marries Gowri, but Sundar leaves home since he feels that he is a burden on them. Sundar meets with an accident and loses his mental balance. He is rescued by Dr. Sumati who happens to be Shekar's sister. Gowri delivers their first child Selvam, but dies immediately. Shekar takes refuge with Anthony who provides him with a job and a house. Sundar lives in Sumati's house, but he remains mentally unstable. Gunaseelan yearns to meet his son and goes looking for him. He finds Selvam instead, but doesn't know about his parents. Will the entire family come together again? "