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Ram and Balram are 2 young boys who live with their loving parents. Their scheming uncle, Jagatpal, however kills the boy's father and mother. Jagatpal lies to the boys that their parents ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Zeenat Aman ...
Ajit ...
Jaggu / Chowdhary Jagatpal Singh / Baba
Prem Chopra ...
Chandan Singh
Sujit Kumar ...
Daku Satarawala
Amjad Khan ...
Suleiman Seth
Helen ...
Tara Bai
Urmila Bhatt ...
Utpal Dutt ...
Prof. Saran
Ranjan ...
Thekedar Bhanwari
Asit Kumar Sen ...
Police Constable A.K. Mukherjee (as Asit Sen)
Mohan Sherry ...
Police Commissioner Gupta
Madhup Sharma
Bharat Kapoor ...
Lalita Kumari ...


Ram and Balram are 2 young boys who live with their loving parents. Their scheming uncle, Jagatpal, however kills the boy's father and mother. Jagatpal lies to the boys that their parents have been killed in an accident and promises to raise them himself. He enrolls the younger brother Balram, in school and eventually sends him off to join the police force. The older becomes a mechanic. Jagatpal has a tight hold on the boys, even when Ram is an adult, he still gives all his wages to his uncle and is only allowed to keep a few rupees for pocket money. When Balram returns as a fully fledged police officer, Jagatpal finally reveals his plan. He is going to use Ram to target the biggest smugglers in India. Now that Balram is a police officer, he will protect his brother from getting arrested. Balram has reservations, but Jagatpal threatens to beat him just as he did when he was a boy. Balram is still unhappy with Jagatpal's plan so tells his superiors in the police force that his brother ... Written by

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28 November 1980 (India)  »

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Ram and Belram  »

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Very Good Movie With Lot Of Action!
9 May 2002 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Another one of the Dharmendra-Amitabh hit movies with a lot of action packed with good dialogues and comedy. They play the role of orphaned brothers Ram and Balram brought up by a nasty fake Uncle Jaggu. One brother becomes a mechanic and another a police-inspector. They don't know the truth about Jaggu's relationship with them until Jaggu's old girlfriend returns to town. Thrown in-between are some catchy songs 'Ek raahi', 'Yaar ki khabar mil gayi..gayi', 'Ladki pasand ki mushkil se milti hai' and 'Balram ne bahut samjaaya'. Amitabh has perform many stunts himself in this film esp. riding the motorbike in the dockyard. A must-see for all Amitabh & Dharmendra fans!

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