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Complete credited cast:
Sudhir Kumar ...
Mohan (blind boy)
Sushil Kumar ...
Ramnath 'Ramu' Gupta
Sanjay Khan ...
Ashok
Baby Farida ...
Manjula 'Manju'
Leela Mishra ...
Mausi
Nana Palsikar ...
Sharma
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Mrs. Gupta
Abhi Bhattacharya ...
Head Master
Uma Rajoo ...
Meena
Aziz
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Johnny Whisky
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Mr. Gupta passes away after an accident while on duty, leaving behind his ailing wife and school-going son, Ramnath. Both await for some compensation, and when they are informed that the company does not accept liability for Gupta's death, his wife falls down the stairs. and passes out. When Ramnath goes to fetch a doctor, he is knocked down and run over by a speeding car, losing the use of his left leg. When he returns from hospital, he finds that his mom has passed away, and his landlord has evicted him. Penniless and hungry, he roams the streets of Bombay and befriends a blind young man, Mohan, and both use their talents - playing and harmonica and singing respectively to earn some money. Mohan is on the look-out for his sister, Meena, who works as a Nurse in one of the hospitals and hopes to be reunited with her. Both friends befriend a ailing young girl, Manjula, and hope to get some money from her so that Ramnath can attend school. But fate has other plans for them, Manjula ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Music composed by Laxmikant Shantaram Kudalkar and Pyarelal Ramprasad Sharma (as Laxmikant Pyarelal)
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awesome movie
23 February 2008 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

very heart touching movie. i loved this great era old movie.. the legend of old movie. this movie is very nice. old is gold its true here. the songs are very touchy.

i have seen this movie 10 times. must watch who loves Indian movies. i love Indian cinema. now all things changed in movie industry but old is gold. every Indian must watch this movie.the story about friendship n humanity. just watch n enjoy. excellent movie.

It will be a great injustice not to comment on songs. No wonder the film won all five best Filmfare awards of 1965. There couldn't be a better lyrics and better voice . I usually fwd the songs while watching a movie on DVD but this was an exception as the songs are worth listening. Md. Rafi at his best ...


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