Take a nostalgic journey circa 1960s Bombay with it's quiet, peaceful and scenic background, trams, and a unique taxi driver, Mangal, who is called "Hero" by his friends. A driver who drives a cab by day, then drinks at night, listens to his singer girlfriend, Sylive, and then goes into a drunken stupor - and wakes up with a hangover. One day, while assisting another taxi driver, Mangal comes to the assistance of a damsel in distress, who is being molested by two thugs. Mangal gallants rescues her, and attempts to take her to her destination, to no avail, as the person she is looking for has moved. The next day, Mangal and the young woman, Mala, again attempt to seek Ratanlal, a music director, but the entire day is spent in vain. Mala lives in Mangal's tiny apartment and both become attracted to each other. When Mala finds out about Sylvie, she leaves him. He goes in her search, but finds that she has become a famous singer with the help of her music director friend. Will Mangal ever... Written by
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Dev Anand was mistaken as Taxi Driver while shooting for Taxi Driver 1954 by a foreigner at Taj hotel in Colaba for scene he was supposed to pick Sheila Ramani from the hotel a foreigner directly came n sat in the Taxi it took a little for Dev Anand to explain him that they were shooting for a film. See more
Chahe Koi Khush Ho
Sung by Kishore Kumar
Music composed by Sachin Dev Burman
Lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi See more