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Yaadon Ki Baaraat (1973)

 -  Drama | Romance | Action  -  1976 (Portugal)
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Three brothers are separated after their parents' murder. Years later, their only hope of avenging their parents and reuniting as a family lies in the song they learned as children.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Shankar
Zeenat Aman ...
Sunita
Vijay Arora ...
Vijay
Imtiaz Khan ...
Roopesh (as Imtiaz)
Ravindra Kapoor ...
Usman Bhai Butliwala (as Ravinder Kapoor)
Satyendra Kapoor ...
Jack (as Satyendra Kappu)
Nasir Khan
Shyam Kumar ...
(as Sham Kumar)
M.B. Shetty ...
Martin (as Shetty)
Ajit ...
Shakhaal
Tariq ...
Ratan (Monto)
Anamika ...
Jack's daughter
Sanjana
Ashoo ...
Mr. Verma
Sofia
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Shankar (Dharmendra), Vijay (Vijay Arora), and Ratan (Tariq) are three brothers. On their father's birthday, their mother taught them a song titled "Yaadon Ki Baaraat" which they held dearly to their hearts. As fate may have it, one day, the boys' father witnessed a robbery by Shakaal (Ajit), and his henchmen. To protect their identity, Shakal decided to kill the boys' father before he could go to the police. So one night, Shakaal and his men storm into the boys' father's room and kill both their mother and father. Shankar and Vijay witness the act and flee. They make their way to a passing train, where Shankar is separated from Vijay. Several years pass by and the boys have grown up. Shankar is haunted by the memory of his parent's murder and is now joined by his friend Usman on a crime spree around the city. Vijay was adopted by a fairly wealthy man who is the grounds keeper to the love of his life, Sonita (Zeenat Aman) And Ratan, was raised by the boys' maid, and changed his name ... Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Beside the name of Ajit, villain, Shakhaal is also the real name of the publicity in Charge of this movie (G.P. Shakhaal - publicity in charge). See more »

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Remade as Padayani (1986) See more »

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chura liya hai tumne jo dil ko
Sung by Asha Bhosle and Mohammad Rafi
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Mediocre film with funky 70's fashion and a superb soundtrack.
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This is a film you see for the soundtrack. I know I did. Okay, I also like Dharmendra a lot but this is not his best role ever so don't expect any miracles.

The story is that of three brothers whose parents get killed in their childhood. The brothers then part ways due to circumstances and grow up separately without knowing anything about each other's whereabouts.

You know the story and its ending after watching the film for 20 minutes so I suppose it's useless to mention what happens later. The good things about this film is of course the amazing R. Burman soundtrack, an appearance by Aamir Khan as a child artiste and its funky 70's fashion in clothes and overall style. The romantic subplot is quite silly and unnecessary, though it gives the unforgettable song Chura Liya.

With a worse soundtrack I'd give it 6/10, now it's a 7/10. General advice: buy the soundtrack, not the DVD!


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