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Mere Apne (1971)

| Musical, Drama, Family
Anandi Devi is an old widow living in her village she is bought to the city by her distant relative Arun. Anandi Devi realizes that Arun and his wife wanted to keep her as a maid following ... See full summary »

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Anandi Devi / Auaji (Aunt)
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Chaino
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Niranjan
Ramesh Deo ...
Arun Gupta
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Asit Kumar Sen ...
Biloki Prasad (as Asit Sen)
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Gupta's maidservant
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Bansi (as K. Paintal)
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Sanju
Dinesh Thakur ...
Billoo
Sudhir Thakkar ...
Ranbir (as Sudhir Thakar)
Yogesh Chhabra
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Anandi Devi is an old widow living in her village she is bought to the city by her distant relative Arun. Anandi Devi realizes that Arun and his wife wanted to keep her as a maid following which she leaves the house and befriends a child beggar and start living in a dilapidated house. Due to her kind and good nature she is then called as Naani Maa by youth groups which are led by Shyam and Chhenu. Shyam and Chhenu are rivals of each other and can't see eye to eye, Anandi Devi tries to be peacemaker between them. Written by alex.mjacko@gmail.com

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Debut film of Gulzar as director. See more »

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Remake of Apanjan (1968) See more »

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Koi Hota Jisko Apna
Lyrics by Gulzar
Music by Salil Chowdhury
Performed by Kishore Kumar
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The reality inter woven with emotional drama.
19 December 2000 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

This movie shows that unemployment leads to a lot of social problems and otherwise good people turn against each other. Meena kumari has done magic with her supporting role. Vinod Khanna and Shatrughan Sinha be long to rival gangs formed to support their beliefs in the corrupt political system of India. How a outcast old woman tries in vain to bring them to their senses forms the story.


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