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Johny Mera Naam (1970)

Monu (Mohan) and Sonu (Sohan) are the two sons of a police inspector. The kids excel in boxing. Their father gets killed by a goon following orders from Ranjit (Premnath). Mohan kills the ... See full summary »

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Vijay Anand

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Vijay Anand (dialogue), Vijay Anand (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dev Anand ... Johny / Sohan
Hema Malini ... Rekha
Pran ... Moti / Mohan
Jeevan ... Heera
Prem Nath ... Ranjit / Rai Saab Bhupendra Singh
I.S. Johar ... Pehle Ram (Palmist) / Dooja Ram / Teeja Ram
Padma Khanna ... Tara (as Padma)
Randhawa Randhawa ... Babu
Sulochana Latkar ... Sohan's & Mohan's mother (as Sulochana)
Iftekhar ... Chief Inspector Mehta (as Iftikhar)
Sajjan Sajjan ... Rai Saab Bhupendra Singh
Shyam Kumar Shyam Kumar ... Sher Singh Bhairon (as Sham Kumar)
Tabassum Tabassum
Dulari ... Poojari's wife
Madhup Sharma Madhup Sharma
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Monu (Mohan) and Sonu (Sohan) are the two sons of a police inspector. The kids excel in boxing. Their father gets killed by a goon following orders from Ranjit (Premnath). Mohan kills the goon and takes refuge in a car boot. Years later Sohan goes on to become a CID officer called Sohan Kumar, who solves his cases taking up different guises. He takes the identity of Johny a petty thief and gets himself in Jail, befriends Heera (Jeevan) and goes to solve a case wooing Rekha (Hema) and finding the criminal. Written by gAvInDrA (brave_loverboy2004@hotmail.com)

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Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

11 November 1970 (India) See more »

Also Known As:

A nevem Johnny See more »

Filming Locations:

Kathmandu, Nepal See more »

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Trimurti Films Pvt. Ltd. See more »
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Vijay Anand won the award for the best script and editing. The climax sequence of this film was something new at that time and was later copied in many films. See more »

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Pal Bhar Ke Liye Koi Hamen Pyaar Kar Le
Performed by Kishore Kumar
Music by Anandji Veerji Shah & Kalyanji Veerji Shah
Lyrics by Indivar
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Ordinary movie with some great moments
16 November 2002 | by BlazewadaSee all my reviews

This is a simple, lost brothers who finally unite, formula movie, but what makes it watchable are some great movie moments. I don't think many people know who Padma Khanna is(poor man's Mumtaz) but her sexy dance will blow you away. Trust me it is unique and has never been done before or since. And then there is that beautiful song - "Babul Pyaree" - every daughter's memorable song. One of the most heart pulling song ever pictured. Another favorite song of mine is the bhakti song - "Govind Bolo Hari gopal bolo".

There are other memorable movie moments like when Dev Anand says that he has been following the daughter so that she would lead him to her father only to realize that the daughter was also trying desperately to reach her father.

If you like Dev Anand and Pran's incredible voice plus some good acting this movie is a must see. Trust me, you will rewind the tape to watch Padma Khanna. Little known fact: Dara Singh's brother has a small role in this movie.


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