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Yaarana (1981)

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Multi-millionaire Bishan Kumar and orphan Kishan are inseparable friends and live in the same house with Bishan's widowed mother and a maid servant. Bishan's father was responsible for the ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Kishan Kumar
Neetu Singh ...
Komal
Tanuja ...
Sheela
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Nurse Julie
Jeevan ...
Mama (Jaggu's Father)
Kader Khan ...
Johnny (as Kadar Khan)
Ranjeet ...
Jagdish 'Jaggu'
Amjad Khan ...
Bishan
Sulochana Latkar ...
Bishan's Mother (as Sulochana)
Anwar Hussain
Ram Mohan ...
Inspector Kapoor
Yunus Parvez ...
Mental Hospital Doctor
Viju Khote ...
Dance Instructor
Chand Usmani
Lalita Pawar ...
Johnny's Mother
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Multi-millionaire Bishan Kumar and orphan Kishan are inseparable friends and live in the same house with Bishan's widowed mother and a maid servant. Bishan's father was responsible for the sentence of his uncle who has a criminal background; after completing his sentence Bishan's uncle pleads with his mother who forgives and accepts him and his son, Jagdish to live in the house together with them. While Kishan is a hardworking farmer who cultivates a plot of land Bishan goes abroad to further his education. Years later Bishan return as an adult only to renew his friendship with Kishan who is also an adult; Bishan then finds that Kishan has a golden voice which cannot be recognize in the village but can be heart rendering in the world of music in the city. Meanwhile Kishan is introduced to Bishan's wife, Sheela and son, Munna. Bishan decides to make all arrangements to take Kishan to the city; at first he refuses but later on agrees when Bishan convinces him. In the city Kishan gets to... Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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During the the song 'Saara Zamaana', the light bulb outfit went on and off via a switch which was firmly placed in Amitabh Bachchan's hand. He had to press the switch on-off in tune with the beat of the song. The mastermind behind this idea of the outfit was Amitabh Bachchan himself. See more »

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Sara Zamana
Performed by Kishore Kumar & Chorus
Lyrics by Anjaan
Music by Rajesh Roshan
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About Friendship
17 March 2004 | by (Amsterdam, Netherlands) – See all my reviews

Kishan and Bishan are childhood friends. Kishan, a poor boy, stays in a village. Bishan goes to a city becomes captain of a ship. After many years when Bishan returns he discovers golden voice of his friend Kishan. He brings him to city with him and on all odds he plans a stage show for him. To train Kishan in urban manners he send him to a school run by Komal. After the show Kishan becomes very popular. However, some goons highjack Bishan's ship (with many childern aboard) Bishen tries to save them but then he is made to run away for his life. (A small role nicely payed by Kader Khan as Bishan's driver - who sacrifices his life for Bishan). Bishan is presumed dead, though actually he looses his mental balance after seeing the children tortured). How Kishan now pays back to Bishans family is rest of the story.

As Bishan, Amzad Khan perhaps played his one of most sincere roles in this movie. Amitabh is polished, and a village baffoon in city his comedy is superb. Tanuja is her small role makes an impact.

Rajesh Roshan has given good music and the song "Choo kar mere man ko kiya tune kya ishaara...", and this song is apt fot this movie too.


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