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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Guest Appearance in Song "Jahan Char Yaar Mil Jaye"
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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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"Ms Fat Booty" by Mos Def, sampled the song "De De Pyar De". See more »

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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 »

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Vicky Kapoor: If you want to have a moustache, keep it like Mr. Natthulal, or else don't!
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References Kranti (1981) See more »

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Manzilen apni jagah hain, raaste apni jagah
Sung by Kishore Kumar
Music by Bappi Lahiri
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The Deadly duo of Prakash Mehra and Amitabh Bachchan
16 January 2011 | by See all my reviews

Now this is a combination that has been responsible for giving many memorable movies to the Indian cinema...And Sharaabi is a gem of a cinema from the so called "Golden period of Indian cinema" 26 years down the line, the movie is far more intriguing, entertaining and relevant than the modern era Blockbuster movies of bollywood. Its a kind of movie which can please each and everyone. Comedy,drama,action,music,acting,emotion and whatever you would seek for are all properly embedded in a nicely written plot. Amitabh Bachchan has given a towering performance and he is the best we have around and the witty one liners and shayaris are also doing no harm to his presence. Om prakash as Munshiji is good and you will feel for his death in the movie.But the lack of subtlety in his character works against him. Jaya Prada is beautiful and that all I've to say for her. Pran may seem to be too harsh but its all for making the contrast when he's transformed.

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