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Neighbour calling police in the song "De de pyar de"
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Guest Appearance in Song "Jahan Char Yaar Mil Jaye"
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In lieu of love and affections from his multi-millionaire father, Amarnath Kapoor; Vicky is instead serve brandy. Amarnath is interested in materializing his businesses to greater heights leaving the needs of his son to be completed by Munshi Phoolchand thus Vicky grows up to be an alcoholic and utilizes every opportunity to scuffs and insult his father. While Amarnath wants a wealthy spouse for Vicky he is attracted to a poor woman, Meena and decides he will only get marry to her. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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The song " Intezaar Ho Gayee" was inspired by the song " The Runner " by The Three Degrees. See more »

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When Amitabh Bachchan goes to Police Inspector Anwar's house for a party, the calendar in his house shows the date January 12. Later when Munshiji is in hospital on his death bed, the calendar shows December 1983. It is impossible that it has been almost a year since the two scenes are supposed be just days apart. See more »

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Vicky Kapoor: If you want to have a moustache, keep it like Mr. Natthulal, or else don't!
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References Jyoti (1981) See more »

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Jahaan Chaar Yaar
Sung by Kishore Kumar
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The Greatest Indian Movie Ever Made
11 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

OK, I don't know how many people are gonna read this, but even if only one person does, I have got to say that SHARABI is the great Indian movie.

If I had to give one standout facet of the movie, it would be Amitabh Bachan's performance. Voted Actor of the Millennium by the BBC, this movie would have to be his pinnacle, the crowning glory on a career most American actors would never see.

But it isn't just the acting. The two most important features of a movie - writing/directing - are here in a great style. All right, the editing is a bit dodgy, but that doesn't matter. If it makes sense, the rough edges don't matter one iota in a film this good.

If you don't watch Indian films, then that's you're decision, but you would be missing one of the greatest movies made if you didn't see this.


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