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Bawarchi (1972)

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Squabbling Sharma family has a dubious reputation of not having any cook last there for more than a few months. Word spreads out about this family to such an extent that no person wants to ... See full summary »

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Raghu (Bawarchi)
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Krishna Sharna
Usha Kiran ...
Shobha Sharma
Harindranath Chattopadhyay ...
Shivnath Sharma
A.K. Hangal ...
Ramnath Sharma
Durga Khote ...
Seeta Sharma
Asrani ...
Vishwanath Sharma - Babbu
Kali Bannerjee ...
Meeta Sharma
Paintal ...
Guruji
Raju Shrestha ...
Pintoo Baba (Child Artist)
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Manisha
Suraj
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Squabbling Sharma family has a dubious reputation of not having any cook last there for more than a few months. Word spreads out about this family to such an extent that no person wants to be employed as a cook in this household, ironically named Shanti Nivas. Then one day a young man named Raghu offers to work as a cook, and he is hired. Raghu quickly gets a grip on his job and on each of the family members, and soon the squabbles and arguments come to an end. And then the Sharmas find the family jewels and Raghu missing. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Inspired by Bengali movie 'Golpo Holeo Sotti (1966)' by Tapan Sinha. See more »

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Remade as Hero No. 1 (1997) See more »

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Bhor Aayee Gaya Andhera
Performed by Manna Dey, Kishore Kumar, Harindranath Chattopadhyay
Composed by Madan Mohan
Lyrics by Kaifi Azmi
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Beautiful !!
7 September 2010 | by (India) – See all my reviews

It is yet another great movie by the legendary director.

A priceless gem directed by Hrishida.

Rajesh Khanna simply mesmerizes everyone with his performance.

The acting by Rajesh Khanna is itself worth the price of the movie.

The story is great with a very nice twist in the climax.

Enough talking about this film, just go and watch it.

Trust me, you are not going to regret it.

P.S.:-If you like Hrishida's films you can also watch Anand. Sometimes I really wonder if India is ever, ever going to get a great director like Hrishida ! I really hope it gets !


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