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Baabul (2006)

Unrated | | Drama, Family, Romance | 8 December 2006 (USA)
Babul tells the tale of a man (Bachchan) who tries to bring happiness back into his daughter-in-law (Mukherjee)'s life after his son (Salman)'s death.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Balraj Kapoor
Avinash 'Avi' B. Kapoor
Shobhna B. Kapoor
Rajat Verma
Malvika 'Mili' J. Talwar / Malvika A. Kapoor
Balwant Kapoor
Pushpa Kapoor
Balraj's Chauffeur
Suman J. Talwar
Balwant's wife
Avinash's Advocate
Gargi Patel


While golfing, Malvika Talwar meets with handsome, U.S.-returned Avinash, both fall in love with each other, and shortly thereafter get married. The following year, Malvika gives birth to a boy, and they decide to name him Ansh. Then chaos and devastation enters Malvika's life when Avinash gets killed in an automobile accident. Malvika resigns herself to a life of a widow, her sole motive for living appears to be to look after Ansh. She is shocked when her in-laws, Balraj, and Shobhana, ask her to re-marry. Will Malvika be able to remove Avinash from her heart and mind and marry someone else? Written by Sonia

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Drama | Family | Romance


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Also Known As:

Nel Cuore di un Padre  »

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Did You Know?


Newspapers had marketed the film by saying in Sholay 1975 Thakur tries to remarry his widowed daughter in law to Amitabh Bachchan,and in Baabul Amitabh Bachchan will remarry his widowed daughter in law. See more »


Follows Baghban (2003) See more »


Jab Duvahi Rabse Maine Manghi
Performed by Sonu Nigam
Lyrics by Sameer
Compose by Adesh Shrivastava
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Very good !!!
13 December 2006 | by See all my reviews

I think this movie is very good...For people who like family movies & believe in the "PARAMPARA" things (specially the oldies)....then just watch this film....... John's acting in this film was OK, though i don't think he is suited for these kind of emotional films....he looks better in films like Dhoom..... Salman was good but he had a small role...only till the interval....

Rani & Amitabh were very good as usual....& hema malini was OK

The film was stretched till the interval & after the interval everything goes at a fast pace....but overall, I think the film was very good.....

The dialogues were OK in the starting but in the end they were quite powerful...especially the 1 pushpa (the widow) says....


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