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Yeh Kaisa Insaf? (1980)

Not Rated | | Drama
Hoping to impress his National Bank co-worker Sudha, Shankar recounts his story, right from his birth, as the lowly son of a servant in a once-wealthy Nagpur-based family consisting of ... See full summary »

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N.S. Bedi (dialogue director), Narayana Rao Dasari (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Credited cast:
Vinod Mehra ... Ram Nath
Shabana Azmi ... Madhu R. Nath
Sarika ... Sudha
Raj Kiran ... Shankar
Madan Puri ... Mr. Nath
Shashikala ... Shanta Nath
Madhu Malini Madhu Malini ... Sharda Nath
Asrani ... Velaytiram 'Vicky'
Sulabha Deshpande ... Madhu's mom
Master Bhagwan ... Mr. Nath's friend
Alankar Joshi ... Young Sunder (as Master Alankar)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sushma Ahuja Sushma Ahuja ... Neelu Nath (as Sushama Ahuja)
J.N. Anand J.N. Anand
Gautam Gautam ... Sunder
Prem Kumar Prem Kumar

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Hoping to impress his National Bank co-worker Sudha, Shankar recounts his story, right from his birth, as the lowly son of a servant in a once-wealthy Nagpur-based family consisting of Madhu, her brother, Sunder, and her widowed mother, who struggle to make ends meet. Then she meets Ram Nath, both are attracted to each other and Ram proposes. Madhu conditionally accepts, and moves in with him to live with his parents, and sister, Sharda. They continue to struggle so much so that Madhu aborts her child, while Sharda gets married to wealthy Velaytiram. Things continue regressing financially and Madhu's family moves in to live with the Naths. Both Sharda and Madhu become pregnant at the same time and give birth to a boy and girl respectively. After Madhu's mom becomes seriously ill; Ram is unable to repay a loan he had taken to pay for Sharda's marriage; while funds are needed to continue the education of both Sunder and Shankar, misunderstandings crop up, and Ram gives an ultimatum to ... Written by rAjOo (gunwanti@hotmail.com)

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Shabana plays mother to Sarika for the second time. The first time was in Devata released a couple years earlier. See more »

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Remake of Idekaddi Nyayam (1977) See more »

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Pyar Main Karunga, Pasand Main Karunga
Performed by Kishore Kumar, Asha Bhosle
Lyrics and Composed by Ravindra Jain
Music on HMV
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Nice story.....
21 December 2013 | by SumanShakyaSee all my reviews

"Yeh Kaisa Insaf?" is a family drama with a nice story. It concerns a story of a normal working class couple who both need to fend their families and have a hard time to meet the ends meet. Things are alright when the husband needs to support his family financially, but same doesn't hold true when the wife supports her family through her salary. This creates a tension in the relationship and the whole theme of the movie unravels on this discussion why the issues on fending the family don't hold equal for a husband and wife. Perhaps the tension created through this theme brings the essence of the drama and grips you most of the time. But the film is interesting only for the story and rest of the drama meanders in the ordinary 80s gimmicks with unnecessary sequences and mediocre songs which you can skip. The film is interesting only during the discussions on our social structure which has set different values for a husband and wife which creates tension in the relationships ultimately breaking the marriages. I would recommend this movie if you like social dramas from 80s.

Rating: 2 stars out of 4


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