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A workaholic businessman neglects his only son after his wife's death. The son grows up to be a rebellious alcoholic.

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Prakash Mehra

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Cast

Credited cast:
Amitabh Bachchan ... Vicky Kapoor
Bharat Bhushan Bharat Bhushan ... Masterji
Chandrashekhar ... Advocate Saxena
C.S. Dubey C.S. Dubey ... Father of prospective bride
Rajan Haksar Rajan Haksar
A.K. Hangal ... Meena's Blind Father
Dinesh Hingoo ... Neighbour calling police in the song "De de pyar de"
Jankidas Jankidas ... Rustom Bandukwala
Pinchoo Kapoor Pinchoo Kapoor ... Father of prospective bride
Satyendra Kapoor ... Govardhandas
Viju Khote ... Mr. Nahata
Mukri Mukri ... Natthulal
Suresh Oberoi ... Abdul
Deepak Parashar Deepak Parashar ... Inspector Anwar
Smita Patil ... Guest Appearance in Song "Jahan Char Yaar Mil Jaye"
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Storyline

In lieu of love and affections from his multi-millionaire father, Amarnath Kapoor; Vicky is instead serve brandy. Amarnath is interested in materializing his businesses to greater heights leaving the needs of his son to be completed by Munshi Phoolchand thus Vicky grows up to be an alcoholic and utilizes every opportunity to scuffs and insult his father. While Amarnath wants a wealthy spouse for Vicky he is attracted to a poor woman, Meena and decides he will only get marry to her. Written by gavin (racktoo@hotmail.com)

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

18 May 1984 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

Sharabi See more »

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Trivia

The song "Jahan Chaar Yaar " was sampled from Runa Laila's song "Bondhu Tin Din Tor Bari" (Suno Suno Mere Yeh Kahani).The original source for both songs was Nirmalendu Choudhury classic song "Shohag Chand Bodoni" See more »

Goofs

When Amitabh Bachchan goes to Police Inspector Anwar's house for a party, the calendar in his house shows the date January 12. Later when Munshiji is in hospital on his death bed, the calendar shows December 1983. It is impossible that it has been almost a year since the two scenes are supposed be just days apart. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Vicky Kapoor: If you want to have a moustache, keep it like Mr. Natthulal, or else don't!
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Connections

References Kranti (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

Jahaan Chaar Yaar
Sung by Kishore Kumar
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A SUPER PERFORMANCE BY AMITABH
13 October 1998 | by PrinceAamirSee all my reviews

THE MOVIE SHARABI ADDED ANOTHER STAR TO AMITABH'S SHOULDER.HIS PERFORMANCE AS A DRUNKEN PERSON IN THE FILM HAD PROVEN THAT HE IS THE KING OF INDIAN FILM INDUSTRY,I MEAN THE WAY HE WALKED AND DELIVERED HIS DIALOGUES , WAS PERFECTLY A MASTERPIECE. HE MADE US FEEL THAT HE WAS REALLY DRUNKED. AGAIN THE MOVIE HAD SOME EXCELLENT SONGS BY KISHORE KUMAR . KISHORE IS THE BEST , THATS WHAT I WANT TO SAY. WE SHOULD NOT FORGET THAT KISHORE KUMAR GOT THE FILMFARE AWARD FOR ONE OF THE SONGS IN THE FILM "MANZILEN APNI JAGA HAI RAASTE APNI JAGA HAI".THE SONG WAS REALLY A HEART TOUCHING SONG. I don't FEAR IN SAYING THAT THE TWO PERSONALITIES MENTIONED ABOVE ARE BOTH LEGENDS.


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