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Faasle (1985)

Not Rated | | Drama, Romance | 27 September 1985 (India)
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A story of the blind sense of duty of the elders and the self-confidence and arrogance of the young. Both think they are right for the sake of love.

Director:

Yash Chopra

Writers:

Sachin Bhowmick (story), Sagar Sarhadi (dialogue)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sunil Dutt ... Vikram
Rekha ... Maya
Rohan Kapoor ... Vijay
Farha Naaz ... Chandni (as Farah Naaz)
Farooq Shaikh ... Sanjay (as Farooque Shaikh)
Deepti Naval ... Sheetal (as Dipti Naval)
Raj Kiran ... Shivraj Gupta
Sushma Seth ... Shivraj's Eldest Sister-in-law
Kanwar Ajeet Kanwar Ajeet ... (as Kunwar Ajeet)
Javed Khan ... Nandu
Alok Nath ... Shivraj's Brother on wheelchair (as Aloknath)
Huma Khan ... Dancer in purple dress
Dalljiet Kaur Dalljiet Kaur ... (as Daljeet Kaur)
Nikita Shah Nikita Shah
Damyanti Puri Damyanti Puri
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Storyline

Vikram (Sunil Dutt) is a wealthy man and has brought up his motherless daughter Chandni (Farah) and son Sanjay (Farooq Shaikh) sacrificing his own personal happiness. When Vijay (Rohan Kapoor) comes into Chandni's life - her father's disapproval and her impending arranged marriage threatens the love between Chandni and Vijay. FAASLE is a story of everyone doing what they believe to be right. Written by Official Source

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Drama | Romance

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After making big films with big stars, like Kaala Pathar, Silsila & Mashal, Yash Chopra wanted to make a small love story film with newcomers and in those days some filmakers filmakers were making films with newcomers like Raj Kapoor, Dev Anand, Nasir Hussein, Bappie Sonie, Ramesh Behl and others. See more »

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Janaam janaam
Lyrics by Shahryar
Music by Shiv Kumar Sharma and Hariprasad Chaurasia
Performed by Kishore Kumar (as Kishore Kumar Ganguly) and Lata Mangeshkar
Records on H.M.V.
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One meaningless film about various distances
28 April 2010 | by Peter_YoungSee all my reviews

Faasle is one of Yash Chopra's weakest films. During the 1980s, Chopra made several films, most of which either flopped or went unnoticed. This one belongs to both categories. It is a meaningless and mostly boring romantic drama. The romance is too typical, exaggerated and uninspiring and the film goes over the top in many sequences. Sunil Dutt's role is that of a typical proud father who does not want to accept his daughter's boyfriend for basically no rhyme or reason. Farha Naaz plays his daughter. She looks good, but overall is not very memorable. Rohan Kapoor is okay as Vijay. Rekha gets a brief role of no significance as Dutt's mistress, and she does the best of it, acting with grace and restraint. The ending is simply bad. The film's saving grace is the lovely soundtrack by Shiv-Hari. Every song is beautifully composed and performed. I particularly liked the title song "Faasle". Otherwise, Faasle is a forgettable movie at best.


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Language:

Hindi

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27 September 1985 (India) See more »

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