Natasarvabhouma Dr Rajkumar's superhit movie Kasturi Nivasa is all set to be released again. The movie was made in 1971. The movie was releases in Black and White format. By 1970s, making color movies had become mainstream with only few black and white movies being produced.
The producer of the movie K.C.N. Gowda had begun with the shooting of the movie in Black and White. He soon decided to re-shoot the whole movie in Color. However, Dr Rajkumar insisted not to spend extra money on re-shooting the movie. The superstar had said that people will watch the movie in spite of being black and white, if the content is good.
Dr Rajkumar's word were prophetic. The movie became a blockbuster hit and was praised for its beautiful story. However, K.C.N Gowda always wanted to release it is color. This dream has now been fulfilled by his son K.C.N Mohan. While the original movie cost 3.75 lakh, the colored version cost almost 2 crores.
Working tirelessly with a technical team, K.C.N Mohan has not only converted the movie into color but also remastered giving it a better visual treatment. The movie will be released on November 7th. Dr Rajkumar fans can get a chance to watch their favorite star on the silver screen once again thanks to this great initiative.