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Khushboo (1975)
Musical | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Kusum and Brindavan are two small children living in a small village in India. Both love each other, and decide to marry when they grow up. Kusum has his name tattooed on her arm. But fate ... See full summary »

Director: Gulzar
Stars: Jeetendra, Hema Malini, Durga Khote
Mere Apne (1971)
Musical | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Anandi has been a widow for several years, living all herself in a small village. One day out of the blue comes Arun Gupta, claiming to her relative, and literally begs her to come to live ... See full summary »

Director: Gulzar
Stars: Meena Kumari, Vinod Khanna, Shatrughan Sinha
Silsila (1981)
Drama | Family | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

SILSILA is a love story, thwarted by society's demands, which reappears as adultery but can it survive in the face of society?

Director: Yash Chopra
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Jaya Bhaduri
Parichay (1972)
Drama | Family | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

In desperate need of a job, unemployed Ravi (Jeetendra) goes to his maternal uncle (A.K. Hangal) and aunt (Leela Mishra) in their village for a few days. His uncle decides that he can be a ... See full summary »

Director: Gulzar
Stars: Jeetendra, Jaya Bhaduri, Pran
Ghar (1978)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Vikas, the son of a successful lawyer defies his father's arrangement for him to be married; and marries his sweetheart Aarti. They enjoy the bliss of marriage, breaking away from the ... See full summary »

Directors: Manik Chatterjee, Gulzar
Stars: Vinod Mehra, Rekha, Prema Narayan
Namkeen (1982)
Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Dhaniram brings a trucker named Gerulal to Jugni's house so that he can rent a room. Jugni lives in dilapidated house with three young daughters, all of whom are of marriage age. The eldest... See full summary »

Director: Gulzar
Stars: Sanjeev Kumar, Sharmila Tagore, Shabana Azmi
Khatta Meetha (1981)
Comedy | Family | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Factory worker with 4 sons marries middle aged woman with 2 sons and a daughter

Director: Basu Chatterjee
Stars: Ashok Kumar, Rakesh Roshan, Bindiya Goswami
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Poignant tale of guilt and repentance
29 September 2011 | by (India) – See all my reviews

Here is a tender and touching movie about an ill fated Classical dancer ( Hema as Arati)who is in mourning as her fiancé Prof Chandan ( Dharmendra) has died in a car accident. She gives up dancing and wants to publish his history research as a parting gift. Jeetendra (Inder) is a modern young architect who loves fast cars and faster music.He meets up with the dancer in Mandu fort and finds out to his shock that the accident he caused led to her fiancé's death. Ridden with guilt he tries his best to make it up for her (as Prakash) and pay it forward . But he once again causes another accident in her life. The rest of the movie is about the unfortunate well-meaning young man Jeetendra and how he tries to bring about positive changes in Hema, the dancer despite her resistance and obvious dislike for him.. The movie is very sensitive , moves slowly but gracefully like a royal elephant, serene and languid, but never boring. Kudos to its ace film maker Gulzar.

It has gem of a music track scored by R D Burman who comes up with classical numbers like Naam gum Jaayega, Jaane kya sochkar and Meethe Bol Bole etc..Hema dances her 3 kathak and Bharatnatyam numbers with grace and elegance and it is worthwhile dekho just for that.


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