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Khubsoorat (1980)

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Nirmala Gupta runs her household and family in a very strick and authoritarian manner. While most of her family resent this, they do obey her and carry out her instructions, so as to be on ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Ashok Kumar ...
Dwarka Prasad Gupta
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Manju Dayal
Rakesh Roshan ...
Inder Gupta
Shashikala ...
Mrs. Gupta
Aradhana ...
Anju Gupta
Dina Pathak ...
Nirmala Gupta
David Abraham ...
Ram Dayal (as David)
S.N. Banerjee ...
Uma Shankar
Keshto Mukherjee ...
Dayal's cook
Amarnath
Vijay Sharma
Ranjit Chowdhry ...
Jagan Gupta (as Ranjit Chowdhury)
Anand
Baby Komal
Saral Mama
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Nirmala Gupta runs her household and family in a very strick and authoritarian manner. While most of her family resent this, they do obey her and carry out her instructions, so as to be on her good side. Things start to change after her second son gets married to Anju. Manju, Anju's sister, comes over to stay for a few days with the Gupta family, and is accepted by everyone except Nirmala. Nirmala's third son intends to marry Manju. But Manju does not like the manner in which his mom bosses everyone along, and feels some changes are needed in the Gupta household. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Kayda Kayda (Kaayada Kaayada)
Lyrics by Gulzar (as Sampooran Singh Gulzar)
Music by Rahul Dev Burman
Performed by Rekha and Sapan Chakraborty
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A wholesome family entertainment.
1 December 2001 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Another superb family movie from Hrishikesh Mukherjee.The story revolves around a family strictly bounded by rules and regulations implemented by their mother (Dina Pathak).Then Rekha enters in this family and the real fun begins.This is one of the best movies of Rekha and she gave her finest performance in this movie. The other supportive cast is superb, Ashok Kumar appears in the role of a lovable father who knows how to enjoy the life. Rakesh Roshan also fits in his role of an obedient son who falls in love with Rekha. Ranjit Chowdhary has the role of a teenager boy and he gave the full justice to it. In brief, KHUBSOORAT is a complete family entertainment and I recommend this film to everyone from kids to adults.


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