Name     : Missamma (1955)    Language: Telugu
Director : L. V. Prasad      
Cast      : N. T. Rama Rao, A. Nageswara Rao, Jamuna, Savitri



Two unemployed college graduates from Madras, Rao and Mary act as if they are a married couple to get a job as school teachers in a small village called Appapuram. The story unfolds into an extremely hilarious comedy as they try to cover up that Mary is a christian. They are assisted in their drama by Devaiah-a friend and ex-beggar in fooling the family they work for.


Missamma is the movie adaptation of Yotish Banerjee's classic Bengali comedy Manmoyee Girls School. This film was remade in Tamil as Missiyamma and in Hindi as Miss Mary.