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Come, Embrace Me (1973)

Aa Gale Lag Jaa (original title)
Preeti lives a wealthy lifestyle in Bombay along with her widower dad, Heerachand, and is a medical student. While on a trip to Simla, she meets and falls in love with a Casanova, Prem, and... See full summary »

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(as Man Mohan Desai)

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(story) (as J.M. Desai), (dialogue) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Prem
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Preeti
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Dr. Amar
Om Prakash ...
Heerachand
Jagdeep ...
Jaggi
Shubha Khote ...
Nurse Julie (as Shobha Khote)
Gajanan Jagirdar ...
Dr. Saxena (as Jagirdar)
Sulochana Latkar ...
Prem's Mother (as Sulochna)
Roohi Berde ...
Tikki (as Ruhee)
Jillani ...
(as Jilani)
Hari Kapoor
Krishna Billa ...
(as Kishen Billa)
Maqbool
Prathiba ...
(as Pratibha)
Master Tito ...
Rahul
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Storyline

Preeti lives a wealthy lifestyle in Bombay along with her widower dad, Heerachand, and is a medical student. While on a trip to Simla, she meets and falls in love with a Casanova, Prem, and both get intimate. When her dad opposes this alliance, Prem challenges Heerachand regarding his daughter's love for him. He then leaves Preeti a note, explaining that her father refused the alliance and he was headed to meet his mother, who was urgently sick. Heerachand gets a hold of the letter before Preeti and changes the letter, writing that Prem went away as her father refused to provide any monetary compensation. Years later, both Prem and Preeti are fated to meet again. This time Prem is accompanied by a handicapped young lad, Rahul, while Preeti is about to get engaged to Dr. Amar. Preeti soon realizes that the reason Prem has re-appeared in her life to be near her nubile to-be sister-in-law, Tikki. The question remains what will she do under the circumstances to try and expose Prem as well... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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The film was previously titled Hum Dono. See more »

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Remade as Manchi Manushulu (1974) See more »

Soundtracks

No Koi Dil Me Samaya, Na Koi Pahelu Me Aaya
Performed by Kishore Kumar
Lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi
Music by Rahul Dev Burman
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Good Movies For All Ages
3 April 1999 | by (malaysia) – See all my reviews

I saw this movie years back in late 70s when I was a little boy and I watched it again last week and I still enjoy it.The songs in this movie are just fantastic.Shashi Kapoor and the beautiful Sharmila Tagore certainly show their brilliant acting in one of Hindi best movies. Good movie to enjoy with the entire family.


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