6.7/10
108
4 user

Sargam (1979)

Born with a disability of not being able to talk nor hear, Hema lives with her schoolmaster dad, Chintamani, a stepmother and stepsister. Hema is ill-treated by her stepmother, who is now ... See full summary »

Director:

(as K. Vishwanath)

Writers:

(dialogue), (dialogue director) (as Late V.D. Puranik) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Henna (1991)
Drama | Romance | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Orphan Chander Prakash is employed as a menial laborer in a timber mart; he meets with wealthy Chandni only to fall in love with her and the marriage is arranged with the blessings of ... See full summary »

Director: Randhir Kapoor
Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Zeba Bakhtiar, Ashwini Bhave
Bobby (1973)
Comedy | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Mr. Nath lives a very wealthy lifestyle in India along with his wife, Sushma, and a 6 year old son, Raj. Both he and Sushma lead a very busy life, so much so that they have no quality time ... See full summary »

Director: Raj Kapoor
Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia, Pran
Teesri Manzil (1966)
Comedy | Musical | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A woman blames a nightclub drummer for the suspicious death of her sister, and seeks revenge. However, the pair work together to solve the mystery and become romantically involved, after he introduces himself under another name.

Director: Vijay Anand
Stars: Shammi Kapoor, Asha Parekh, Raj Mehra
Sangam I (1964)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Sunder Khanna is an orphan and lives a poor lifestyle in India. He is friendly with wealthy Gopal Verma, the only child of Judge Verma; and a wealthy girl named Radha, who is the daughter ... See full summary »

Director: Raj Kapoor
Stars: Raj Kapoor, Rajendra Kumar, Vyjayanthimala
Karz (1980)
Action | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Ravi is killed by his wife after his marriage. He is reborn as Monty and is now a singer he goes to holiday in Ooty where he recollects his memories from previous life and inquires about his family from first life and his evil wife Kamini.

Director: Subhash Ghai
Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Tina Ambani, Simi Garewal
Kala Bazar (1960)
Crime | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A man sells movie tickets on the black market, but starts to have a change of heart after he falls in love.

Director: Vijay Anand
Stars: Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman, Nanda
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Naive Ajay Anand (Rishi Kapoor) first few days in a hostel are marred by ragging and bullying at the hands of Vikram (Rakesh Roshan) and his friends. Eventually this leads to a fight, and ... See full summary »

Director: Ravi Tandon
Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Rakesh Roshan
Naseeb (1981)
Action | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Naseeb, a story of destiny and fate, begins with a lottery ticket. A drunk who cannot pay his tab trades his 'winning' ticket to the waiter, Namdev (Pran), instead. Namdev decides to share ... See full summary »

Director: Manmohan Desai
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha, Rishi Kapoor
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Kumar is a very wealthy businessman and lives a comfortable lifestyle with his lovely wife, Asha, in a palatial house. The only thing missing from their lives is a son. When Asha gets ... See full summary »

Director: Sikander Bharti
Stars: Rajesh Khanna, Neelam Kothari, Chunky Pandey
Saagar (1985)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Raja, a fisherman is secretly in love with Mona. When wealthy Ravi comes to live with his grandmother, Kamladevi, he sees Mona and falls in love with her. Mona also reciprocates his love. ... See full summary »

Director: Ramesh Sippy
Stars: Rishi Kapoor, Kamal Haasan, Dimple Kapadia
Yaarana (1981)
Drama | Musical | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Multi-millionaire Bishan Kumar and orphan Kishan are inseparable friends and live in the same house with Bishan's widowed mother and a maid servant. Bishan's father was responsible for the ... See full summary »

Director: Rakesh Kumar
Stars: Amitabh Bachchan, Neetu Singh, Tanuja
Jewel Thief (1967)
Crime | Drama | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A Police Commissioner's son comes under suspicion for being a jewel thief.

Director: Vijay Anand
Stars: Ashok Kumar, Dev Anand, Vyjayanthimala
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Raju
...
Hema Pradhan
...
Savitri Pradhan
Dheeraj Kumar ...
Suresh
Rajni Sharma ...
Champa Pradhan
...
Mausi
Jankidas ...
Landlord
Kamaldeep ...
Rapist
...
Dinu Chacha
Uma Khosla ...
Prakash's mom
Jeeth Mohan ...
(as Jeethmohan)
Ramdas Malthane ...
(as Ramdas)
Baby Dimple
Babbanlal Yadav ...
Jewellery Store Owner (as Babban)
Yusuf
Edit

Storyline

Born with a disability of not being able to talk nor hear, Hema lives with her schoolmaster dad, Chintamani, a stepmother and stepsister. Hema is ill-treated by her stepmother, who is now attempting to sell Hema in the guise of getting her married to a much older man, forcing Hema to run away. Raju, a musician, comes to her aid out of compassion, and assists her achieve her goal, to be a dancer. In the process, Hema is attracted to Raju, but is unsure whether he will accept her as she is. Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

remake | See All (1) »

Genres:

Musical | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 January 1979 (India)  »

Also Known As:

A Órfã  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show more on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This is Jayapradha's first Hindi movie. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Student of the Year (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

PARBAT KE IS PAAR PARBAT KE US PAAR
Performed by Rafi, Lata
Lyrics by Anand Bakshi
Music by Laxmi Pyarelal
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

beautiful film....
14 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

A very beautiful and touching film about a deaf and dumb girl with a passion for indian classical dance. ufortunately her stepmother and step sister do not like her and treat her like an invalid. She meets an simple good hearted street musician who plays the dafli(hand drum).after his promises to her dying father make sure that she was happy. the story takes on several turns through several hardships faced between the two. Before he realises the love shared between them.The soundrack to this film is beautiful and combies the sound of the dafli(hand drum) and the ghungroo(ankle bells) beautifuly. especially in the song "dafli wale!" Its a shame that they dont make interesting films like these anymore...


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Take a First Look at "The Remix"

"The Remix" is a new musical competition where singers and DJs team up to remix popular songs and compete for a grand prize. Available to stream on Prime Video on Friday, March 9.

Watch the teaser

Contribute to This Page

Top Rated and Trending Indian Movies

Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time.