Posts Tagged ‘Shashi Kapoor’


April 28, 2010

Suhaag was highest grosser in Bollywood for 1979. Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor were appeared in the lead roles. This movie story revolves around a family reuniting.


Vikram (Amjad Khan) a gangster marries Durga (Nirup Roy). Durga gives birth to twins Kishan and Amit, but Vikram’s rival Jaggi (Kadher Khan) steals one among them.Durga lives with another child and Vikram lives seperately. Years later Kishan (Shahsi Kapoor) who brougt up by Durga becomes a police officer. Amita (Amitabh Bachchan)  who brought up by Jaggi becomes a goon.


Amit and Kishan becomes very close friends. Vikram offers large amount of money to Amit for killing Kishan. But Amit informs this to Kishan, both of them attacks on Vikram. But in that attack, Kishan losses his eye sight. Later Vikram notices the true identity of Amit and Kishan. He realises his mistakes and sacrifices his eyes for Kishan.


Rekha and Parveen Babi played female leads in this movie.


Kabhi Kabhie

September 11, 2009


Kabhi Kabhie was a movie from Yash Chopra in 1976. Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor were played the lead roles. It was a clean family drama. Music was composed by Khayyam.

Pooja (Rakhee Gulzar) and Amit Malhotra (Amitabh Bachchan) are lovers in their college days. But Pooja marries Vijay Khanna (Shashi Kapoor) as per her parents wish. Amit later marries Anjali (Waheeda Rahman). Anjali was a widow before marrying Amit and also has a daughter Pinky. But she never reveals this to others. Pinky is adopted to a childless couple.

Young Pinky (Neetu Singh) falls in love with Vicky (Rishi Kapoor). Vicky is none other than, only son of Pooja and Vijay Khanna. Pinky comes to know about her mother. She tries to meet her and be with her, but Anjali rejects her. How she met her mother and how Vicky married Pinky is the remaining story.

Namak Halaal

July 17, 2009

Namak Halaal was a Amitabh Bachchan’s comedy movie directed by Prakash Mehra. Smita Patil paired opposite Big B. Amitabh raised laughs with different body language and different dialogue delivery. The story is simple, but entertainment part made the movie a super hit.
Arjun (Amitabh Bachchan) goes to Mumbai from his village, to get a job and start new life, according his grand father (Om prakash)’s wish. He attempts an interview to get job in a five star hotel which belongs to Raja (Shashi Kapoor). He gets a job there and meets Poonam (Smita Patil) and falls in love with her.


A goon Giridar Singh (Satyendra Kapoor) and his son Ranjeet (Ranjeet) starts attacking on Raja. Arjun protects him every time. Arjun also finds that, Raja’s mother is originally his mother.

Amitabh Bachchan‘s performance is highlight for the movie.


May 20, 2009

Waqt is a good family entertainer, directed by Yash Chopra. Sunil Dutt, Raj Kumar, Shashi Kapoor and Sharmila Tagore played the lead roles in the movie. In those days this movie received very good response. Yash Chopra received a Filmfare Award as Best Director.

Kedarnath (Balraj Sahni) who is a rich person every year celebrates his sons’ birthday. All of their birthdays fall on the same date. On one birthday celebration an astrologer warns him about his future. But he ignores his words. Later he loses all his properties because of an earth quake. A rich couple take care of Ravi (Sunil Dutt). Last son Vijay (Shashi Kapoor) stays with his mother (Achla Sachdev) only.


All these three guys come back together and realize that they are brothers. And the family reunites.

Your candle burned out long before…but your legend never did

February 26, 2009


Raj Kapoor’s name  is synonymous with Bollywood.

He had a child like quality that tugged at one’s heart. He reached dizzying heights in the 50s  and upwards and was seen in classics like Barsaat, Awaara, Mera Naam Joker, Anari and Shree 420.


Awaara (1951) had many Kapoor elements. While Raj Kapoor directed, produced and acted in it, it also starred his grandfather Dewan Bashwanath Kapoor, his father Prithviraj Kapoor, his younger brother Shashi Kapoor and his lady love Nargis. It was a poor boy falls in love with a rich girl story.


Mera Naam Joker (1970) was a poignant story about a clown Raju who wears his heart on his sleeve, only to have it broken.


Kapoor passed away while making the movie Henna in 1988. The movie was completed by his son Randhir Kapoor and released in 1991.


His story was carried forward by his sons Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor.