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Purab Aur Pachhim (1970)

Circa British rule in India, Harnam betrays a freedom fighter, and as a result is rewarded, but the freedom fighter is killed, leaving his wife, and family devastated and destitute. Years ... See full summary »

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Bharat's Guru / Dad
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Preeti
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Bharat
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Harnam
Bharti ...
Bharat's sister
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Kaushalya (Harnam's Wife)
Barbara Lindley ...
Christina
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Rita (Preeti's mom)
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Wife of man employed in Britain
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Bharat's mom
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Omkar / OK
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Preeti's dad
Manmohan
Asit Kumar Sen ...
Man employed in Britain (as Asit Sen)
Rajendra Nath ...
Shankar
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Circa British rule in India, Harnam betrays a freedom fighter, and as a result is rewarded, but the freedom fighter is killed, leaving his wife, and family devastated and destitute. Years later, the freedom fighter's son, Bharat, has grown up and goes to Britain to study. On his arrival in Britain, he is quite shocked to find that the Indian population settled there, shun India and Indians. He takes it upon himself to try and change their way of thinking, meets with Prithi, a Blondie of Indian origin, and both fall in love. Prithi accompanies him to India, and is appalled at the conditions that Bharat and his family in. Will this shock end their relationship? Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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22 June 1979 (Portugal)  »

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E o Amor Triunfou  »

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Manoj Kumar thought to tittle this film as Hare Rama Hare Krishna then he settled for Purab Aur Pachhim and he gave the tittle to Dev Anand when he wanted it. See more »

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Bharat Ka Rahnewala Hoon
Written by Indeewar
Performed by Mahendra Kapoor & Chorus
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